President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari is planning to deal with Nigeria’s weak well being system by means of the institution of normal laboratories, intensive care items, and isolation centres.
That is in response to a communiqué from the presidency.
In its assertion on Thursday, the presidency famous that President Buhari plans to have the labs, intensive care items and isolation centres in all states throughout the federation.
In line with the assertion signed by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, the well being infrastructure will finally be recalibrated for the nice of the individuals, and in readiness for future emergencies.
The Presidency additionally famous that there’s a international nervousness on what the longer term holds for humanity post-COVID-19, significantly in respect of the financial system, healthcare, job safety, and normal wellbeing.
“Naturally, Nigerians are not immune from the disquietude, as they belong to the global community”, the assertion added.
Beneath is a guidelines of some measures that President Muhammadu Buhari has taken, and can additional take, to make life simpler for Nigerians.
Ø An financial crew, headed by the Minister of Finance, Price range and Nationwide Planning has been set as much as study the affect of COVID-19 on the financial system.
Ø Financial Sustainability Committee headed by the Vice President to outline a post-COVID-19 financial system for Nigeria.
Ø Taskforce arrange on the free motion of farm produce headed by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Improvement.
Ø Plans afoot to deal with weak well being methods and infrastructure by means of the institution of normal laboratories, intensive care items, and isolation centres in all states of the Federation. The well being infrastructure will finally be recalibrated for the nice of the individuals, and in readiness for future emergencies.
Ø As long run measure, emphasis shall be positioned on integrating native content material in confirmed researches within the treatment, and manufacturing of supplies within the well being sector.
Ø A Fiscal Sustainability Plan to enhance the suite of financial and banking interventions just lately introduced by the Central Financial institution of Nigeria.
Ø A mass agricultural programme to be put in place.
Ø Main rural street development programme.
Ø Mass housing programme.
Ø Massive scale set up of residential photo voltaic methods, using primarily native supplies.
Ø Enlargement of the Social Funding Programme.
Ø The 2020-2022 Medium Time period Expenditure Framework and the Price range 2020 assumptions and targets have already been revised.
Ø Time-sensitive expenditures are to be prioritized over much less essential spending.
Ø Extant monetary controls are to be strengthened to detect, eradicate and sanction cases of waste, funds misappropriation and corruption.