The General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries, Dr Daniel Olukoya, has disclosed that coronavirus is real.

Olukoya made this statement at the unveiling of the renovated UNILAG Senate House Basement on Monday, which he financed.

Olukoya who stated that some people did not believe COVID-19 existed, appealed to the federal government to create more awareness on coronavirus.

In his words, “I think the first thing is to convince the populace that it is real because some people don’t believe it exists. But I am a man of God and I know that it exists, so we should not joke with it. People should obey all the rules, protocols and most importantly we should pray that this pandemic will be wiped off. This is strange to us in microbiology,”

As the deadly coronavirus surge globally, there is also an increase in the cases in Nigeria has as more cases are being recorded daily.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, as of Monday,

Currently, the infections recorded in the country are: 1204, while 91,351 cases have been confirmed with 75,699 discharged and 1,318 deaths recorded.