As part of preventive measures against the spread of Covid-19, a member of the House of Representatives from Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa federal constituency, Honorable Shina Peller on Monday, distributed hand sanitizers, gloves and other materials to his constituents across the four local governments in the constituency.
The materials were distributed from House to House across the four local governments in the constituency comprising Iseyin, Itesiwaju, Kajola and Iwajowa.
According to Peller, due to the poor state of the health system and health infrastructure in the country, he felt the need to give out the preventive materials as well as educational materials about Coronavirus as he believes that prevention is the best measure in preventing a catastrophe.
The lawmaker paid attention to proper sensitization through radio jingle, banners, posters and word of mouth on how to curb the spread of this deadly coronavirus.
While appreciating other individuals who have also reached out to the people by providing relief materials to them at this trying period, he urged the people to appreciate every little thing s that is being given out as a form of encouragement for them to do better.
Shina Peller stated that the Coronavirus pandemic is a global issue that affects everyone and urged all to eliminate any sense of entitlement at this trying period.
He enjoined everyone to contribute in his or her little way towards curbing the spread of the virus.
“Nigerians at large should adhere strictly to all the precautionary measures as laid down by the medical experts, Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), Ministry of Health, Federal and State governments.
I’m optimistic that the deadly Coronavirus will be defeated sooner or later, “he said.