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How We Distributed Test Gears, Kits Donated By Jack Ma – NCDC


The Nigeria Heart for Illness Management (NCDC) has given a breakdown of how the take a look at gears and protecting kits donated by a Chinese language billionaire, Jack Ma, have been distributed throughout states in Nigeria.

The objects embrace 100,00zero face masks; 9,999 total robes; 20,00zero reagents for testing; and 913 face shields.

The company on Thursday gave the breakdown on its official Twitter deal with and appreciated Jack Ma’s basis for the donation.

“The supplies received have been distributed to states accordingly, with priority given to states with the highest number of cases at the time of distribution”.

The NCDC revealing the distribution checklist in a graphic illustration confirmed that Lagos State bought 27,678 face masks; 2,596 total robes and 165 face shields whereas the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, bought 14,115 face masks; 1,906 total robes and 161 face shields.

Oyo State bought 1,912 face masks; 291 total robes and 26 face shields whereas Ogun State bought four,375 face masks; 671 total robes, and 58 face shields.

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Twenty-eight states bought the identical allocations of 1,500 face masks every, 110 total robes every and 20 face shields.

See Tweet Beneath:

We’re grateful for the help from @foundation_ma in strengthening Nigeria’s response to #COVID19

The provides obtained have been distributed to states accordingly, with precedence given to states with the very best variety of circumstances on the time of distribution

— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April 2, 2020

The Federal Authorities of Nigeria final week obtained the donation by the Chinese language enterprise tycoon after it landed at Nnamdi Azikwe Worldwide Airport.

Ma had earlier introduced the donation of 1.1 million testing kits and 6 million masks to combat coronavirus in Africa.

As at 08:00 pm on April 1, there have been 174 confirmed circumstances of COVID-19 reported in Nigeria.

9 have been discharged with two deaths recorded.

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