Sirika took delivery of the equipment on behalf of Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.
Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, Minister of state Health, Adeleke Mamora. [Twitter/@hadisirika]
The minister expressed the appreciation of the Nigerian government to the UN and Allied Air Cargo for transporting the equipment free of charge to Abuja.
Sirika said the equipment, which included, among other things, 50 ventilators, will go a long way in boosting the nation’s capacity to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.