The Member Representing Warri Federal Constituency at the Federal House of Representatives , Hon. Chief Thomas Ereyitomi has wished the Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, his Wife Dame Mrs. Edith Okowa and their daughter speedy recovery as they both tested positive to COVID 19 Wednesday July 1, 2020.
Chief Ereyitomi described the COVID 19 pandemic as worrisome racing and ravaging the world assuring that it will be a fight to win as time goes, even as the government at federal level are easing the lockdown.
The Warri Rep member commended the number one family of Delta State for making it open and transparent for all Deltans to be aware of the COVID 19 as it is real and requires testing by anyone who feels sick to know their status.
Hon. Ereyitomi JP who is also the Deputy Chairman House Committee on Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, commended Governor Okowa on his determination in battling COVID 19 in Delta State as well as provision and investment on infrastructure in the state making sure those tested positive to the virus are given the best Medicare across the treatment and isolation centres in Delta.
He sincerely on behalf of his family and Warri Federal Constituency prayed for urgent recovery of the Governor, his wife , daughter as well as the Secretary to the State Government, Chiedu Ebie and the Information Commissioner , Charles Ehiedu Aniagwu whom both have contracted the virus for their speedy recovery as possible.
While enjoining people to go for early testing if they feel unwell, Hon. Ereyitomi explained that COVID 19 is not a death sentence hence people should make themselves available to go for testing and after that further treatment continues if they test positive.
He advised members of his constituency and Deltans to adhere strictly to the COVID Nineteen Protocol as set out by Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control , NCDC which include regular washing of hands with use of sanitizer , wearing of face mask , social distancing as well as avoiding crowded places among others in order to be safe.