The spiritual and traditional head of the Aborigine Ogboni worldwide, Oba Olakisan Adetoyese has said that he can cleanse Nigeria of Covid-19 also known as Corona Virus.
In a statement made available to journalists in Osogbo, Osun State on Saturday, he said he could to perform rituals and offer sacrifices to appease to gods in bid to end the scourge of the disease in the country.
According to Oba Adetoyese, the federal government ought to tackle the pandemic disease with traditional and spiritual means, and not orthodox medicine, he surmised.
The statement reads,
“the disease is not an ordinary one and it demands spiritual solution to send it packing. Several terrible epidemics in the past had always been tackled through spiritual means even when there was no medical or scientific know-how.
“I offered to embark on spiritual activities to curb the disease in the country and I will meet with some selected Governors in the South West on ways to avert the spread of the disease.
“Also, I am ready to appease the gods through rituals in some selected cities within the South West region as a means of solving the epidemic.
He called on traditional rulers and other religious leaders especially Muslims and Christians to also embark on spiritual activities to curb the menace of coronavirus ravaging the entire world.