The Presidential Process Pressure on Covid-19 on Monday lamented the growing charge of Covid-19 circumstances amongst folks in authorities, saying it was immediately impacting on governance and safety within the nation.
The PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, who acknowledged this on the job pressure press briefing in Abuja, additionally mentioned the potential for ordering a recent complete lockdown to curtail additional unfold of the virus couldn’t be dominated out.
The SGF, who suggested outstanding Nigerians to take Covid-19 protocols critically, mentioned the virus doesn’t respect standing.
Just lately state governors, together with David Umahi of Ebonyi, Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta and their Ondo State counterpart, Rotimi Akeredolu, contracted the virus.
Warning folks in authority, the SGF mentioned, “Of latest, we’ve got witnessed a excessive charge of constructive circumstances particularly amongst folks in authority. This has a direct affect on governance and safety of our nation. We urge that vigilance and care needs to be exhibited by all Nigerians, no matter standing. This virus doesn’t discriminate and the PTF shall maintain sustaining its sensitisation messaging.”
When requested if the duty pressure could be contemplating a recent lockdown within the face of what it noticed as disregard for tips, Mustapha mentioned occasions of coming weeks would decide the subsequent line of motion.
He mentioned, “We won’t speculate on what is going to occur in future however we are going to shield the lives of Nigerians.
“To attain that, if it means to lock down once more, we won’t draw back from that duty. We’ll advocate to the President who will take a look at the report and take a choice on our suggestion. What occurs within the subsequent two three weeks will decide what we are going to do.”