Lassa fever: Nigerians must beg God to stop spread of disease – Cleric

This must be in addition to appropriate public health procedures including personal hygiene

prayerivSheikh Yusuf Alibawa, a Sokoto based Islamic cleric, on Friday admonished Nigerians to offer special prayers to stop further spread of Lassa fever and other killer diseases in the country.

Alibawa told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto that prayers among the faithful will ensure God intervention in the country’s health sector.

“Religious leaders of the two major religions of Islam and Christianity should mobilise their followers to seek God’s intervention to prevent the disease from spreading in the country,’’ he said.



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