Begs Niger Delta residents against open defecation
By Davies Iheamnachor – Port Harcourt
The Niger Delta Basin Development Authority, NDBDA, has urged corporate organisations, companies to support citizens and health workers with hand sanitizers, face masks and other items as the nation battles to contain the spread on the dreaded Coronavirus in the country.
The Managing Director of NDBDA, Engr. Tonye David-West, who called for increased sensitization campaign across all strata of the society, urged Nigerians to adhere strictly to government’s directives to shut down schools, places of worship, crowded places as well as maintain social distance.
David-West also advised government agencies, parastatals, and the private sector operators in the Rivers State to provide hand sanitizers and disinfectant in their respective workplaces.
He said: “I want to commend the Honorable Minister of Water Resources, Engineer Suleiman Adamu for the foresight of going from school to school…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper