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COVID-19: Always wear your masks, NCDC urges #EndSARS protesters

By medderlee • 2 weeks ago • 2287 views • 624 comments


The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has warned # EndSARS protesters to be cautious of the risk of contracting COVID - 19 infection.

The agency urged the protesters to always put on their face masks .

The Director- General of NCDC , Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu , gave the warning on Thursday at the Presidential Task Force on COVID - 19 media briefing in Abuja .

He explained that the protesters ’ voice would still be heard despite wearing a mask .

Ihekweazu said , “ The number of new cases we will have will be determined by our own behaviour and the circumstances that we find ourselves .

“ So , right now we are reopening schools ; schools by definition means you are going to have more people in confined spaces.




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