BREAKING: FG considers N620m health budget for detection of coronavirus
As Senate demands details of proposals
The Federal Government is considering N620 million proposal by the ministry of health to monitor, detect and if possible contain the dreaded coronavirus.
Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire revealed this while interfacing with the Senate on the level of national preparedness to manage coronavirus break out in the country.
He said the ministry on Thursday submitted a memo proposing for the release of the sum of N620m to take proactive measures to contain the virus.