The Nationwide Coordinator of the Presidential Activity Pressure (PTF) on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, says restriction measures like social distancing, and carrying of face masks must proceed through the interval of Ramadan, which is across the nook.
Aliyu whereas responding to questions on Monday throughout a press briefing in Abuja famous that a full steerage on how members of the general public can defend themselves, particularly throughout Ramadan, can be made public quickly.
He additionally appealed to spiritual leaders to assist unfold the message of sustaining correct hygiene and social restrictions throughout this era.
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“It is a difficult interval for all of us, we aren’t in regular scenario. Even in Saudi-Arabia, the lesser Hajj has been cancelled. Islam talks about individuals making changes in occasions of epidemics.
“These restriction measures significantly the problem of social distancing, masks carrying and private respiratory hygiene, they should proceed through the time of Ramadan.
“We’re pleading with our spiritual leaders to please move throughout this message. We’ll wish to be round for the subsequent Ramadan, due to this fact we’ve got to guard ourselves now,” Aliyu stated.
He urged members of the general public to persevere and check out as a lot as attainable to get by way of this troublesome occasions, in order that quickly regular day by day dwelling will resume.
He added that the Federal Authorities will proceed to supply palliative measures as lengthy the interval of lockdown lasts.