Former President Goodluck Jonathan has requested Nigerians to stay brave and trustworthy. Jonathan who made the decision on his Facebook web page, yesterday, stated that it is a time to point out good citizenship, solidarity and patriotism.
It can be recalled the zeal and assist proven by Nigerians in 2014 when his authorities battled Ebola virus to a standstill, Jonathan additionally known as on the folks to redisplay such enthusiasm and readiness to fight the coronavirus, assuring an entire defeat of the illness quickly.
He wrote: “Today, our world faces a global crisis that threatens our peace, hope and freedoms. Across the globe is the climate of fear, havoc, and consequences of a new enemy called coronavirus disease.
“Fellow compatriot, this is not a time to fear or despair, it is a moment of responsibility, courage and faith. It is time to demonstrate good citizenship by yielding to relevant policies and guidelines put in place by government and its agencies to combat the challenge of COVID-19.
“As a country, ours is a history of many triumphs in times of global and national challenges. In 2014, through solidarity and unity of purpose, we combated the dreaded Ebola virus.
“More than ever before, now is the time for action, solidarity and patriotism. Let’s all brace up and work together to combat this new scourge, COVID- 19.”