By Ado Hassan, Sokoto
SEQUEL to the raging Corona Virus Pandemic, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko on Friday joined in the call on Nigerians to pray fervently for urgent divine solutions.
The call by Wamakko who represents Sokoto North Senatorial District in the National Assembly on the All Progressives Congress (APC) is coming on the heels of the frantic and comprehensive commitment of the Federal and state governments as well major health related stakeholder agencies towards profering measures at taming the scourge fast consuming lives across the globe.
Wamakko, who is also the Chairman, Senate Committee on Defence and Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Anti Corruption, spoke at his Gawon Nama, Sokoto, residence when he addressed a mammoth crowd of supporters of the All Progressives Congress ( APC), shortly after his return from an official trip in Abuja.
According to the lawmaker, ” this is a pandemic willed by the Almighty Allah and we have the unshakeable belief that , He will bring urgent, divine plausible solutions to the menace .
” With fervent prayers , God will further pity us and bring an end to the very obnoxious pandemic.”
Senator Wamakko also admonished Nigerians to wash their hands with soup regularly , as well as regularly drink water .
He further advised the citizens to be law abiding , as well as heed to all directives and health advisories by both the state and federal agencies .
Senator Wamakko also called on the people to listen to sensitization messages on the Broadcast Media, as part of measures to stem the tide of the pandemic .
He prayed the Almighty Allah to repose the souls of the deceased, speedy recovery of those infected and the protection of the healthy ones