By; ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
The Etsu-Nupe of Warri and its environs, Alhaji Zuberu Mohammed Tajudeen has said that the Delta State Governor, Sen, Arthur Ifeanyi Okowa is sent by God Almighty to the Muslims especially in this time that the nation is plagued with the dreaded COVID-19 in Warri, Delta State
The monarch made the assertion during an interview with our Correspondent on Sunday in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State.
Alhaji Tajudeen in a message, urged Nigerians to abide by the rules and regulations of COVID-19 because it is real.
He said, “Whoever say COVID-19 is not real, that person is telling lies.
“The Government’s both at the Federal and State levels needs to be given “Kudos” for doing their possible bests in ensuring that no citizen is affected by the disease.
“The Almighty God had instructed that we should obey and support whoever he sent to us as leaders.
“Like us now, Okowa is just like a Jesus to us because he is being put there by God Almighty. We did not put him there.
“If we say we want to put him there and God says No, nobody can put him there. But for us to accept him and his words. If we do that, we are accepting the word of God also. So, COVID-19 is real. That’s why we I am enlightening our people.”
“My people to avoid crowding themselves and comply to the social distance rules.
“We need to thank God and thank the government because they’re trying their best to make sure everything goes well for all of us.”
The Etsu-Nupe also said Christians and Muslims should be tolerant of each other as well as obey the rules and regulations of the Country.