Former governor of Anambra state and 2019 presidential running mate of the PDP, Mr. Peter Obi has lashed out at some governors who have started relaxing the coronavirus lockdown in their states for religious reasons.
Obi warned that such actions could lead to worse cases of the infection in Nigeria.
Naija News recalls some governors relaxed the lockdown to allow Easter celebrations and Friday Jumat prayers.
However, Obi who spoke during an interview with Arise TV, condemned the actions.
According to him, “It is wrong to relax lockdown because of people going to church. Faith is a thing of the mind. You can worship without going to church.”
“We have a crisis that we don’t have the resources to manage. The greatest country in the world is America. They are on their knees now health wise and economically. We should not allow that because we cannot manage it.
“Lock up Nigeria and we will solve our problems from within.”
Share this post with your Friends on
Looking for something? Search below
You may be interested
Accept Outcome of Edo Election, APC National Chairman Tells Ize-Iyamuadmin - September 24, 2020
Governor Mai Mala Buni, Chairman All Progressives Congress (APC), Caretaker and Extra-Ordinary National Convention Planning Committee, has met with the…
U.S. Gives INEC Pass Mark over Edo Election, Counsels on Ondo Polladmin - September 24, 2020
By Lizzy Okoji The United States (U.S) government has expressed satisfaction with the peaceful conduct of the Edo State governorship…
AT UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: PMB Engages World Leaders On Safe COVID-19 Vaccinesadmin - September 24, 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday tasked world leaders on COVID-19 vaccines, saying Nigeria will continue to partner with the World Health…