Veteran Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has urged the Government to provide economic relief package for it’s citizens.
Yul Edochie made this statement after the President Buhari announced that they will
be total lockdown of movement in Lagos,
Abuja and Ogun for the next 13 days.
According to Buhari during a live broadcast
where he addressed Nigerians, the action
had to be done so as to curb further outspread of the deadly Coronavirus which
has hit the country like wildfire.
However, Yul Edochie took to his social media platforms to share his opinion on
the development as he noted that people
will find it difficult to stay at home if not
given the fund.
He added by pleading to the Government to consider given the citizens at least 50
thousand naira as he noted that people are hungry.
See how Yul Edochie urges Government to provide economic relief package for it’s citizens:
The award winning actor is one of the high profile names to have advised the
Government on the need to support the citizens with some fund during this trying
Meanwhile, 14 new cases of the deadly Coronavirus has been recorded by the
According to the NCDC, the 14 new cases were reported in Lagos and Abuja
9 new cases were reported in Lagos while
5 were reported in Abuja which brings the total number of casualties to 111 cases.
The country health practitioner has however been able to control the health of
patients who has been reported with country recording just one death.