OYOGist.com has learned that the the Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Senator Douye Diri has addressed Bayelsans today, over the coronavirus pandemic that is bedeviling the world.
The governor who made this known during a live radio and television broadcast this afternoon, said his government is committed to putting every precautionary measures in place, to help contain the dreaded hydra-headed pestilence.
The governor, while enumerating the plans that his government has put in place to combat this wide spread epidemic, said his government has set up an emergency committee that will ensure that the coronavirus did not get close to Bayelsa State and Bayelsans in general.
The governor, who said to show how serious he is interested in curbing the ravaging menace, the committee that was set up by him will also be chaired by him in the fight against Covid-19.
The governor also assures Bayelsans that, the State owned Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital has been made ready to receive and quarantined anybody find infected with the disease. Speaking further, the governor said that sanitizers and face mask have been made available at the NDTH in Okolobiri Town.