By Toby Prince
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha has described the Coronavirus pandemic as deadlier than the Boko Haram insurgency in the northeast and other criminal activities in other parts of the country.
He made the remark on Sunday during his visit to Adamawa State to condole with the people of Garkida over its recent Boko Haram attack.
“I took the opportunity to speak to them on the current challenge that we are having with regards to COVID-19 and I said as dreaded as Boko Haram is, COVID-19 is vicious and most-dreaded (deadlier).
“One infection of COVID-19 can destroy a whole city, so I implore all of you to begin to speak to the people of Adamawa State and Nigerians concerning the adversity that can face us if we don’t take precaution,” Mustapha said.