In her continuous efforts to support the ongoing campaigns against the spread of the deadly Coronavirus Disease Pandemic (COVID-19), the wife of the Kebbi State Governor, Dr. Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu, has met the leaders of the physically challenged persons from twenty one local of Government Areas of the State, to sensitize them on preventive measures to adopt against COVID-19.
The meeting which was held yesterday at the Government House Birnin Kebbi, Dr. Zainab said the sensitization on COVID- 19 to leaders of the. Physically challenged persons became necessary in view of their vintage position in the society
According to her, “ they command the respect of their followers, to amplify the messages across to them, in their respective local government areas.”
She said that, Coronavirus Disease has no cure yet and the pandemic is ravaging the world, with Nigeria recording over 200 cases of infected persons.
According to her, adopting preventive measures primarily on environmental and personal hygiene, especially routine washing of the hands, as many times as possible, with with a bar of soap, sanitizer or ash, was one of the most important preventive measures.
“It is better to adopt necessary measures to curb the spread of COVID -19 by engaging in personal hygiene, importantly washing of the hands.