Jonathan calls for unity in fight against COVID-19

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Former Nigeria President, Goodluck Jonathan has called on Nigerians to unite in the control of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID –19).

The former President in a statement urged Nigerians to demonstrate good citizenship by obeying guidelines put in place by government and its agencies to combat the challenge of COVID-19 in the country.

He said this was not the time to fear or despair but a moment of responsibility, courage and faith, adding that it was time to demonstrate good citizenship by yielding to relevant policies and guidelines put in place by government and its agencies.

“Today our world faces a global crisis that threatens our peace, hope, and freedoms. Across the globe is the climate of fear, havoc, and consequences of a new enemy, Coronavirus Disease (COVID – 19).

“Dear Compatriot, this is not a time to fear or despair; it is a moment of responsibility, courage and faith. It is time to demonstrate good citizenship by yielding to relevant policies and guidelines put in place by government and its agencies to combat the challenge of COVID- 19,” the statement reads.

He said through solidarity and unity of purpose, Nigeria combated the dreaded Ebola virus and with such solidarity and patriotism, the country could brace up and work together to combat this new scourges COVID- 19.

“As a country, ours is a history of many triumphs in times of global and national challenges. In 2014, through solidarity and unity of purpose, we combated the dreaded Ebola virus.

“More than ever before, now is the time for action, solidarity and patriotism. Let’s all brace up and work together to combat this new scourges COVID- 19,” he said.

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