Coronavirus: “Help those in need while we work palliatives,” Plateau Govt begs citizens1 min read
Central Nigeria: Officials in Plateau State say they are aware of the hardships caused by the ongoing quarantine of the State against Coronavirus.
“Palliatives” promised by the State Governor, Mr. Simon Lalong, will soon reach “those who deserve them,” said the State Commissioner of Information, Mr. Dan Manjang.
Meanwhile, citizens, Mr. Manjang pleaded, should, “in the spirit of Easter, reach out to those in need in their community.”
“The oneness of purpose demonstrated by Plateau people in the containment of COVID-19 is the spirit that should bind the citizens now and always,” Manjang said, Sunday in a press statement.
He appreciated citizens for cooperating with government guidelines for the control of coronavirus, and particularly, media and health professionals for sustaining awarenesses on the disease.
In his words, “The level of awareness on the coronavirus compliance in Plateau State is attributed to the relentless effort of journalists, health workers, and the strategic mobilization of the Governor Simon Lalong led Rescue administration.”
The Commissioner also appreciated religious and traditional leaders, as well as security agencies for contributing in various ways to the fight against the virus.