The Kebbi State Government has said it will look forward to following the steps of the Royal Majesty, Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Ojaja II, in fabricating its own fumigators for the State.
The Royal Majesty, Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi, the Ojaja II, yesterday donated motorised modular fumigators to Kebbi State government as the state continue in the fight against the COVID 19 pandemic.
Represented by Professor Esimai Olupeju, Professor of Public Health who is the Head of Department, Community Health at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife, the Imperial Majesty said, the Motorized Modular Fumigator is an invention of House of Oduduwa Machine and Tools.
Olupeju while presenting the items to Kebbi State government said it was part of His Imperial Majesty, the Ooni of Ife’s response to COVID-19 Pandemic.
The Machine has a Cabin which is about 75 Kilogram, a tank of about 1000 litre which holds the disinfectant, Sodium Hypochlorite in 0.5 percent concentration and covers a wide range of about 20-30 litres radius.
According to Olupeju, the fumigator, apart from COVID-19 infection, can be used in Agricultural Industry to dispense Pesticides and Insecticides.
Receiving the equipment, the Kebbi State Governor Senator Abubakar Atiku Bagudu represented by Deputy Governor, Col.(rtd) Samaila Yombe Dabai commended Ooni of Ife His Imperial Majesty Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi the Ojaja II, for showing in practical terms, his love to the people of the State in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Deputy Governor, who received the items along side the State Coordinator Kebbi State Task Force Team,Hon. Ja’far Muhammad expressed appreciation on behalf of the Government for the formal presentation of 2 No. Motorized Modular Fumigator by the representative of His Imperial Majesty Ooni of Ife, Oba Morano.
Dabai said the state Government will look forward to following the steps of the Royal Father in fabricating its own fumigators in the State.
“Kindly extend our profound gratitude to his Royal Majesty for the bold step he has taken to fighting the scourge, hoping to see individuals borrowing a leaf from him,” the Governor said.