COVID 19: FG PARTNERS WITH RELIGIOUS ORGANIZATIONS, DECLARES NATIONAL PRAYER AND FASTING
By: Eunice Myron
The federal government on Thursday went spiritual in its bid to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, saying it has partnered with the Nigerian Inter-religious Council NIREC to declare a season of prayer and fasting in the country.
Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce PTF on Covid-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF, Mr Boss Mustapha disclosed this during the daily briefing of the Taskforce in Abuja.
According to the SGF, it has become pertinent to call on Nigerians to seek the face of God in order to end the pandemic.