President Buhari has charged all Nigerian state governors to seriously work with the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Coronavirus, to have a better understanding in daunting the task of checking the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.
President Buhari spoke on this during the Monday online meeting with the Governors’ forum; he further discloses that the Presidential Task Force had earlier briefed him on the steps in the national response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The President said that the pandemic was “beyond power, technology, and resources”, noting that countries that had powers, technology and resources were recording the highest cases and deaths around the whole wide world.
“We have to be very careful and vigilants. We need to continue to educate and persuades our people to accept the reality of the situation, and to do all that is necessary to stay safe,” the President said.
The meeting also discussed economic and security issues, among other things, with the Governor’s forum. All the State Governors commended the President on the “Direction and leadership” he has been given to the country in combating Coronavirus.