Speaker of the Home of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila says the lawmakers will monitor the actions of Chinese language medical personnel that got here into the nation on Wednesday for the supply of supplies and gear to the Nigerian authorities within the struggle in opposition to COVID-19.
In keeping with him, the necessity to monitor the motion of the Chinese language medical personnel turned necessary following fears expressed by Nigerians over their coming into the nation.
Gbajabiamila stated this on Thursday throughout a gathering between the management of the Nationwide Meeting and the Presidential Job Pressure (PTF) on COVID-19.
The Speaker inquired from the Minister of Well being, Dr. Osagie Ehanire in regards to the whereabouts of the Chinese language medical personnel and in the event that they have been subjected to the laid down protocol of the illness.
“This engagement is to see how we will make issues higher. The Chinese language medical personnel, are they coming to improve our laboratories, are you accepting them? Who’re the technicians which were working the Kaduna and Kano laboratories prior to now?
“The place are the Chinese language personnel as we converse? How are you positive that the Chinese language firm liable for this association is complying along with your directives?”, he questioned.
The Speaker additionally stated for the reason that illness is extremely infectious, the authorities want to check as many Nigerians as potential.
The Minister in response stated he has the deal with and particulars of the Chinese language personnel and can share them with the Speaker to do their monitoring.
Ehanire added that the Chinese language medical personnel have been duly examined and quarantined in a facility belonging to the Chinese language firm that was liable for the association.