The people of Sardauna Local Government area of Taraba State in fear have cried out over the possible spread of covid-19 by the CTC chairman of the local council.
Social distance and stay at home advice as one of the surest way of not contacting Covid19 has been ignored by the CTC Chairman of Sardauna Local Government,Mr Oliver Wubon.
The decision of the CTC Chairman to organize an inauguration ceremony has attracted the concern of many residence who are in awe fear of contacting coronavirus , Wednesday as he move from Ward to ward inaugurating party’s officials.
A residence of Gembu ,Sale Mbevua cried that the unannounced coming of the CTC chairman and his entourage to the area in a crowd gathered swearing-in ceremony has violated the lockdown order imposed in the state and people are at possible high risk of contacting the virus.
“This government is a total failure, the world is contending with the massive death caused by covid-29 and somebody because of selfish interest want to bring dead existing in Sardauna communities in the name of politics.
“I’m calling on the attention of the national and State’s official of PDP to as a matter of urgency call to order,Mr Oliver Wubon who despite the Lockdown order imposed is forming crowd in the name of inauguration of local council excos.
“If you see the chunk of people thronged to Gembu A ward,now as talking to you he has moved to Kabri Ward with many people gathered witnessing the occasion” Sale Said
Another resident,Adamu Kaka said Wubon should be arrested and quarantined all those gathered for the inauguration.
“Our life is in great danger,if it turns out that there is just one person having Covid19,I want to tell you that we are all doomed for self isolation or quarantine because these people organized by Oliver did not adhere to the social distance advice but busy walking about, touching and shacking hands at a close distance.” Kaka said
Kaka continue to say that aside the possible spread of covid-19 the program Oliver organized,he does not even respect the rules of engagement in conducting party’s affairs.
According to him Oliver does not involved the critical stakeholders of the local government including the the divisionary party Chairman who is also a force to be reckoned with buy goes about with one Audi Kachalla as their own party division chairman.
“Now are we even talking about our health or politics? Oliver has an agenda for spreading the coronavirus to our innocent people in our rural areas. Please the world should know if there is covid19 case in Sardauna Local Government should be traced to Oliver and PDP lockdown violation.” He added
You would recall that the prevalence of covid-19 in Taraba State with influx of Almajiris from Nassarawa state has brought about a total lockdown by the state Government under Governor Darius Ishaku’s leadership.
Darius who announced the order with strict measures put in place to the entire people of the state for about two weeks to discourage inter and within state movements in an effort to curtail the spread of coronavirus might not be successful with the social gathering of this nature by PDP.
Taraba whose Covid19 cases as at today stands to eight people confirmed Victim of the virus with an ongoing contacts tracing of many people having contact with the first six index cases.