Founder, Waves of Success Foundation, Mr Ocholi Yusuf has called on the Muslim Ummah to unite in the spirit of the holy month of Ramadan spiritual exercise to intensify prayers for timely end of coronavirus.
Okpanachi who made the call in a Sallah message to the people of the state Monday in Lokoja said the pandemic ravaging the world had affected the Nigerian economy and required a holistic spiritual and physical approach to nip it in the bud.
The founder who recently distributed over one million bottles of hand sanitisers and medical consumables to communities in Kogi east Senatorial District urged Nigerians to be united against the disease.
He also urged all faithful to adhere strictly to the federal government and WHO protocols by ensuring they wore facemasks, observe social distancing, washing of hands and application of hand sanitisers.
He said the holy month of Ramadan and its religious obligations of fasting and the ensuing hygienic and sanitary practices further enhanced the observance of the protocols to help keep the virus at bay.
“I congratulate my fellow brothers and sisters on the end of Ramadan. May we use the lessons learnt to impact positively in the society.