…Provides Medical Kits To Residents

The Federal Lawmaker representing Owan East/West Federal Constituency and Chairman, Committee on Basic Education & Services, Hon. Prof. Julius Ihonvbere, OON, has expressed great concern over the increasing cases of the COVID-19 Virus recorded in Nigeria recently.

In a message made available to press, the Iyase of Iuleha (Prime Minister of Iuleha), appealed to constituents on the need to stay safe, adhere and follow strictly, health tips issued by medical experts.

“My dear Owan people. This is an APPEAL. Take the Coronavirus very seriously. It is a deadly virus. It has humbled nations. It is destroying powerful businesses. Italy did not take it seriously. Today it has killed more Italians than Chinese.”

Hon. Ihonvbere, noting the increasing cases recorded so far according to report from the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), urged citizens to follow the precautionary measures issued by the Federal Government and other relevant agencies, by ensuring regular washing of hands, use of hand sanitizer, avoiding social gatherings of any kind, embrace the social distancing measures and other safety tips in preventing the further spread of the virus.

As part of effort towards curtailing the spread of the virus, a 3-day MASS PUBLIC EDUCATION at markets, motor parks etc on various preventive measures was carried out in both Local Government simultaneously preceeded with distribution of FREE HAND SANITIZERS and other medical kits to Owan residents.

He further assured the good people of Owan, of his continuous support towards the development and socio-economic growth of the Constituency.