World Health Organisation, WHO Director General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is warning against the false sense of security provided by the wearing of masks in the fight against the coronavirus.

He was speaking during the entity’s daily coronavirus virtual media briefing in Geneva, Switzerland today.

Dr Tedros is also urging the use of masks by all medical professionals.

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director General.

He’s also appealing to individuals to follow all the guidelines and precautionary measures in addition to wearing medical masks to prevent the spread of the virus.