As the novel coronavirus continue to spread, the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has promised to make a broadcast to the nation this evening at 7pm.

According to Punch, this development was revealed by the State House.

In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina who made this announcement public said:

“President Muhammadu Buhari will broadcast to the nation Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 7pm.

“Television, radio and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) respectively for the broadcast”,

Meanwhile, Nigerians have clamoured for a broadcast by Buhari over the raging coronavirus pandemic.

Assuring Nigerians on Buhari’s plan towards the coronavirus pandemic, he said the president’s approach was to work and not to make a broadcast stressing that, it’s unclear why he has made a U-turn.