Former governor of Oyo State, Otunba Christopher Adebayo Alao-Akala has prayed for a quick recovery for Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, who was tested positive on Monday for Coronavirus, and other victims of Covid-19 in Nigeria and globally.

In a statement personally signed by the former Governor on Monday, Otunba Alao-Akala called for intensified prayer from Christians and Muslims for God to end the affliction, while urging people of Oyo State and Nigerians to follow the hygienic rule and guideline stipulated to avert the disease.

“I am saddened to receive the news of Governor Seyi Makinde with Coronavirus (Covid-19). Jehovah Ropheka: The Lord our Healer Exodus 15:26 will heal you.”

“I pray to Almighty God to heal you and protect your family as you go through the self- isolation and proper treatments. Similarly, I pray for the protection of all the citizens of the state from the Covid-19 scourge.