Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife, has warned Nigerians in opposition to enjoyable within the statement of obligatory protocols as COVID-19 instances proceed to drop.
Ogunwusi advised State Home correspondents after a courtesy go to to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Friday.
The monarch mentioned he was hopeful that COVID-19 pandemic will quickly finish and other people will return to regular lives and actions.
“No, we can not loosen up; it isn’t potential; COVID-19 is actual; we have now to maintain defending ourselves.
“ Now we have to be very cautious; thank God the Federal Authorities is how you can open the financial system the extra.
“We must always observe the COVID-19 pointers, and we should always not loosen up, however what the federal government is doing is that they’re opening up the financial system.
“We are going to proceed to reside and proceed to hope that COVID-19 ought to lastly depart us alone so that we’ll proceed with our regular lives and actions.’’
He mentioned that conventional rulers had been doing quite a bit to protect in opposition to neighborhood spreading as they had been closest to the individuals.
In line with him, conventional rulers will proceed to do extra to sensitize the individuals on what’s going on on the earth as Nigeria is just not an exception.
“A few of our individuals who don’t consider in it, we have now to allow them to know.
“We’re very lucky in Nigeria; the instances are type of gentle; however how many individuals are popping out for the take a look at?
“What’s crucial is that we have now not likely had an enormous neighborhood breakdown, neighborhood infections.
“ So, we thank God Almighty that has helped so far and also will give credit score to the individuals within the Presidential Job Pressure on COVID-19; they’ve achieved very nicely,’’ he mentioned.