The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has advised Muslims faithful within the country to celebrate Eid-el-fitri at their various homes to stop further spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
The FRSC Unit Commander in Sagamu, Ogun, Mr Iyanda Taofiq, gave the recommendation in an interview with the press agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ota,Ogun,on Thursday.
Taofiq said that this had became necessary to stop the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) across the country.
According to him, this is often not the time to maneuver from one place to a different beat the name of celebrating, in order that we will collectively defeat the scourge.
“Observes the govt rules and regulations concerning COVID-19 to curb the pandemic.”he said.
The unit Commander enjoined the people to embrace social distancing in vehicles, use of face masks publicly and practice good hygiene.
He urged the faithful to limit their movement by obeying whenever the govt directive asked them to try to to and desist from getting to places they were restricted.
Taofiq admonished motorists to make sure that their vehicles were properly maintained before putting them on the highway as getting help if there was a drag would be difficult.