The Nigeria Governors Discussion board (NGF) will meet at present to overview the scenario of COVID-19 pandemic in varied states.
The discussion board will deliberate and discover paths for a fast method out of the results of the pandemic.
The discussion board made this identified in an announcement by Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, NGF Head, Media and Public Affairs, in Abuja on Tuesday.
Bello-Barkindo stated points to be mentioned on the eighth teleconference assembly, in response to the invitation despatched from the NGF Director-Normal, Asishana Bayo Okauru, embrace an replace from the Presidential Job Power on COVID-19.
He additionally listed a brand new initiative codenamed CACOVID-Volunteer Well being Employees Assist Scheme to States, together with consideration for a CACOVIDâ€“ Healthcare Coaching Proposal, amongst others.
Bello-Barkindo stated, â€œThe state governors will even take a peek into the CACOVID distribution of palliatives and in addition obtain suggestions from the states. It’s anticipated to get an replace on the lockdown and see whether or not or not the palliatives have made any affect on the citizenry.
â€œThe governors will even talk about the NCDC Invoice 2020, amongst different issues, other than taking a crucial have a look at the nationâ€™s financial sustainability plan, and publish COVID-19.â€
He stated that the Group Managing Director of NNPC, Mele Kyari, is anticipated to hitch the assembly scheduled to begin by 2.00 p.m to debate the intervention and coordination efforts of the NNPC for the reason that outbreak of the pandemic.