Tragedy struck in Calabar South area of Cross River State as church members allegedly attacked members of COVID-19 task force.
A member of the team allegedly had his head ripped open by members of a church called Messiah Deliverance Salvation Ministry, located at number 15 Fenton Street, Calabar South Local Government Area.
The members of the team explained that there were at the church premises to enforce the directives of the governor that forbids any gathering of more than 10 people. The incident was also confirmed by The State Security Adviser, Southern senatorial district, Hon. Ani Esin. Hon. Ani Esin warned against such unruly behaviour.
Since the COVID-19 task force started in the state, a lot of people have been expressing concerns over the manner of operations of the COVID-19 task force, which does not meet best practices.