Ebonyi Herbalists Back Umahi in Fighting Covid-19
By Victor Nwegede
Ebonyi traditional medicine practitioners under the umbrella of National Association of Nigerian Traditional Medicine Practitioners, NANTMP, has extolled Governor David Nweze Umahi for the diverse strategies adopted in the fight against Covid-19, pledged support to ensure no victim of the pandemic recorded in the state.
Speaking to the newsmen at Abakaliki, the state Chairman of NANTMP, Chief Dr. Augustine Ekechi said, the traditional medicine practitioners were overwhelmed with the approach adopted by Governor Umahi to ensure the state is safe as pandemic ravage globally.
Ambassador Ekechi revealed that NANTMP in Ebonyi state has resolved in using their work for the state, believing that God has solutions to the current problem. He expressed optimism that they virus will not invade the state as far as the preventive measures are taken serious by the people.
He advised his colleagues to work for the safety of the nation; adding that men of God should utilize this opportunity to come close to God through prayers and worships for His supreme mercy and intervention to reign these days without any kind of sentiment.
Ekechi alongside his teeming members restated that they would continue giving their support to the state Governor to ensure that the campaign against the virus and other related diseases becomes a success.