The Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, has advised to Nigerians to adhere to social distancing directives.
He made the call while appealing to individuals and organisations distributing relief materials amid the coronavirus outbreak.
The minister spoke in Lagos State on Thursday, through Onifade Olaoluwa Henry, Coordinator of the “COVID-19 Relief Package” in Lagos East Senatorial District.
Mamora, a medical doctor and former two-term Senator, who represented the district, warned that coronavirus is real and urged citizens to stay safe.
He said those carrying out relief and philanthropic efforts “must not lose sight of the need to adhere to all precautionary public health directives, particularly social distancing aimed at checking further spread of the corona...