- The wife of the president of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, prays for the quick recovery of the son of a former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, who contracted the coronavirus
- Aisha sent her message of prayer to Atiku via twitter after the former vice president disclosed that his son had tested positive for the virus
- Atiku had earlier revealed his son had been moved to the Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital in Abuja for treatment
The wife of the president of Nigeria, Aisha Buhari, on Monday, March 23, prayed for the quick recovery of the son of a former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, who tested positive for the coronavirus infection.
Aisha sent her message of prayer to Atiku via twitter after the former vice president disclosed that his son had contracted the virus.
The wife of the president said she was deeply concerned about the health of the son of Atiku who contracted the disease.
“Your Excellency, It’s with deep sense of concern that i extend my sincere prayers towards the quick recovery of your dear son. Allah renu en Amin,” the wife of the president twitted.
Atiku had earlier revealed that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) had been duly informed about the situation and that his son had been moved to the Gwagwalada Specialist Hospital in Abuja for treatment.
Meanwhile, the Aso Villa chapel where Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and other Christians within the Presidential Villa worship was shut down on Sunday, March 22 over the spread of coronavirus across Nigeria.
The chapel held it's Sunday service online in compliance with social distancing rules of the government as Nigeria continues to contain the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
Legit.ng learnt that the service which was live-streamed to members across the world was physically attended by the chaplain and the technical staff.
Laolu Akande, senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, office of the vice president, disclosed the development via Twitter and explained that less than ten persons were physically available
The development comes days after the federal government of Nigeria banned public gatherings especially social and religious ones that bring more than 50 people together.
In another report, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Adejare Adeboye, has opened up on a revelation given to him by God concerning the spread of coronavirus.
Adeboye on Sunday, March 22, said that God had told him earlier in 2020 that the outbreak of the virus will bring about a compulsory holiday all over the world, The News Nigeria reports.
The renowned cleric revealed: “God said there will be a compulsory holiday. The closest we had like that was during 9-11.
The RCCG head pastor said that the pandemic will become history only when God succeeds in making the world understand that he is sovereign over all human affairs.
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