His Excellency, the Governor of Taraba State, Arc. Darius Dickson Ishaku has urged the Muslim Ummah in the state to use this Ramadhan period to pray for an end to the present Coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world.

In a goodwill message to Muslims to mark the Holy month of Ramadan which began today, Governor Ishaku said the world was in dire need of prayers in view of the coronavirus pandemic and the associated economic and humanitarian challenges that Nigeria and the rest of the world face today.

He urged them and all other indegens and residents in the state not to relent in their adherence to the habits of personal hygiene by washing their hands regularly and use hand sanitizers in addition to the observation of social distancing and the lockdown which demands that people stay at home..

He prayed to Allah to answer their prayers and reward them for their sacrifices during this Holy month of Ramadan.

BALA DAN ABU
Special Adviser to the Governor
(Media and Publicity)