Barrister Olusegun Bamgbose, the National Coordinator, Anxious Advocates for Very good Governance, CAGG, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a 3-working day fasting and prayer for Christians and Muslims adhering to the rising circumstances of COVID-19 in the state.
There is no question that COVID-19 has ingloriously taken a massive middle stage in the scheme of matters globally and Nigeria has experienced a surge as for each the contaminated individuals with 5 new scenarios recorded very last evening.
Educational institutions, church buildings, govt and personal establishments are closing down globally.
Bamgbose pointed out that the devastating consequences of the illness are unimaginable, adding that the globe looks to be in major dilemma as to what precisely to do to checkmate this ‘unseen enemy’.
He, on the other hand, famous that it will be completely wrong to depend totally on science to be the only solution to this deadly virus, including “I will expect the Presidency as a make any difference of urgency to declare 3 days of fasting and prayer nationwide.
“COVID-19 is not past God’s intervention. If the virus is past God, then He is not the Almighty, but I strongly believe that He is continue to the Almighty God and if we pray, the virus will disappear.
“The 3 times of fasting and prayer really should be sit at house, apart from for these on important obligations. The Moslems and Christians need to be almost concerned. All hands should be on deck.
“If immediately after the prayer and fasting, very little tangible takes place, then I’ll expect the Presidency to declare the country an atheist one. I think God will intervene if we can pray.”
Source: https://dailypost.ng/2020/03/26/coronavirus-declare-nigeria-atheist-point out-if-fasting-prayer-fails-bamgbose-tells-buhari/