By: Mayen Etim
KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – A group under the auspice of Arewa Youth Vanguard has urged Nigerians to adhere to the preventive measures and guidelines issued by the Nigeria Center for
Disease Control, (NCDC) to guard against the spread of coronavirus in the country.
President of the Association, Comrade Muhammad Uthman, gave the advise in a release made available to newsmen in Kaduna on Monday by the group’s Director, Media and Publicity, Comrade Abdullahi Yakawada.
Comrade Uthman who underscored the need to stick to advises by government and medical practitioners, also solicited for support and solidarity to health workers so that they could effectively contain the pandemic.
He expressed gratitude to the Federal Government as well as individuals and corporate bodies for the palliatives and cash donations respectively to contain the virus.
Uthman however urged the government to ensure that it monitors the distribution process for transparency and accountability.
Similarly, Secretary-General of the Association, Comrade Sani Ishaq, in the release also expressed the hope of overcoming the trial period, and urged the people to renew their faith in God.