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Coronavirus: FG Budgets N620 Million To Prevent The Virus 
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Coronavirus: FG Budgets N620 Million To Prevent The Virus 

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Osagie Ehanire, the Minister of Health, has revealed the plans of the Federal Government of Nigeria to budget the sum of N620 million for the prevention of the deadly Coronavirus.

This information was revealed by the minister in a meeting with the Senate Committee on Health as regards the national readiness to prevent coronavirus from entering the country.

He went further to disclose that the ministry tendered a memo requesting the release of funds in order to take extreme measures to prevent as well as contain the virus.

Although, N71 million had already been disbursed to the port health services for operations.