Now, that the World Health Organization(WHO) has declared coronavirus as a world pandemic, notable personalities and celebrities are lending their voice to educate and enlighten people on the importance of safety precautions.
While some of the symptoms have been publicly visible for some, for others it has been a blur, taking time to manifest just as Hollywood actor Idris Elba confessed. Currently, there’s a #Washyourhands challenge raiding the internet, where people are challenged to increase their personal hygiene.
Amongst the stream of Nigerian celebrities that have come out to speak and use their platforms to educate on the deadly disease, Falz has shared his message urging everyone to be safe.
The Nigerian rapper, Folarin Falana who goes by the stage name Falz directs his message to all including those in romantic relationships advising that his fans suspend romance following the news that the third case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Lagos, Nigeria.
The singer admonished in a video expressing his concerns thus ;
“Bop Daddy dey enter town! Stay protected guys. No touching and caressing in time like Deez. Suspend your romanticah relationship for now. Teinx dears”
Falz preached that all forms of romantic physical touch like caressing, touching should be on hold to reduce any spread of the virus. Prior to his video, in a similar vein, Davido had to postpone his North American Tour due to the recent outbreak and widespread of Coronavirus.
As of yesterday, NDHC confirmed 5 new cases in Lagos, making it a total of 8 cases since the outbreak in Lagos.