From Sa’adatu MAINA, Damaturu
Yobe state Governor His Excellency, Mai Mala Buni has commended the people of the state for supporting and cooperating with government’s policies and measures in the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The governor described as laudable the calmness and adherence to medical and other professional recommendations to stay safe from the dreaded virus.
Buni said it was also encouraging to see people internalizing the campaign on the safety measures and cultivating the habit of handwashing.
The governor commended Community and religious leaders, trade unions and associations for cooperating with the (COVID-19) state Committee and, taking the campaign to the grassroots.
He said the State Rapid Response team is on the check and proactively prepared to provide the necessary assistance for any suspicious case.
Buni gave glory to God for the safety so far enjoyed against the disease and called on the people not to relent in prayers.
The governor assured that the government will continue to live up to its responsibility of providing the people with the desired support at all times.