He made this statement on his Twitter handle while lamenting about the strategies being used by the government and lack of testing kits and laboratories.
He went on to express that the refusal to observe precaution could spell doom for the country.
While noting that only a national lockdown can stop the spread of this virus, he urged the government not to allow the country’s situation to turn to that of Italy.
See his tweet below:
Lack of gov't action, testing kits & labs, and refusal to observe precaution turned Italy into the new Wuhan where officials have stopped counting death toll. The Nigerian Govt is obviously not ready & haven’t learnt anything from Italy.
— Comrade Deji Adeyanju (@adeyanjudeji) March 23, 2020