…Urges Nigerians on health vigilance
By Myke Uzendu, Abuja
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Thursday prayed for the speedy recovery of all Nigerians battling the coronavirus disease, which is currently ravaging the world.
The party also offered prayers for the founder of Daar Communication, (owners of AIT and Raypower fm), High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, and members of his family who had tested positive to the coronavirus and are now receiving care in an isolation center.
The PDP in a statement by its Spokesperson, Kola Ologbondiyan after the prayers noted the commendable role of the media at this critical time, particularly in sensitizing Nigerians on health safety, social distancing and personal hygiene protocols in the overall effort to check the spread of the pandemic in the country.
The party urged compatriots, especially the sick as well as their families, not to give up and urged all citizens to continue in prayers and in supporting one another at this perilous time.
It also called on Nigerians to redouble their health vigilance particularly in observing all health safety directives by the health authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO).
The PDP further commended the doctors, nurses as well as other health and essential service providers for their commitment, show of patriotism and labour of love for the nation and humanity in general despite the daunting challenges
The party expressed optimistism that with the commitment of all Nigerians, the pandemic will soon be defeated.