Nigeria on Friday took delivery of the second batch of medical supplies worth N26bn from the European Union (EU) and the United Nations (UN).

They include 500,000 face shields; 200,000 goggles; 100 oro-pharyngeal airways; 10,000 bio-hazard bags; and 14,000 safety boxes.

According to the Director of Information, Media and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Health, Olujimi Oyetomi in a statement, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force (PTF), Dr. Sani Aliyu and the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, received the commodities at the cargo section of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.

“The Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire today, Friday, 31st July, 2020 joined the National Coordinator of Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu at the Cargo Section of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to receive medical supplies from EU contributions worth N26 Billion,” he stated.


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