To make the stay-at-home directive of the government effective and also to give out to the vulnerable during this COVID-19 pandemic, Honourable Minister for Youth and Sports development Mr Sunday Dare, will tomorrow commence the distribution of food items in Oyo state.
According to the minister, the disbursement tagged “Oyo on my mind Food Bank” is to help in reducing the effect of various impositions and restrictions by the Federal and Oyo state government over the COVID-19 pandemic.
It could be recalled that earlier this week the Sport Minister commenced the distribution of 10,000 alcoholic based hand sanitizers across Oyo state, with a promise to produce more to meet more demands of households.
The distribution which will be in batches will begin from Ogbomoso, Oyo State, the hometown of the Minister, where food items would be distributed to households, market places, churches, mosques, motor parks and other targeted places.
However he urged Nigerians to remain calm during this period and obey all government orders to contain the spread of coronavirus. Calling on well meaning individuals to also join in giving to the Vulnerables in their domain.