Nigerian Billionaire and a business Mogul Mike Adenuga, a billionaire who has been sited on Forbes several times, has decided to render a helping hand to Nigeria Government to fight against Coronavirus.
The Mike Adenuga Foundation has donated the sum of N1.5 billion to Nigeria’s fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) disease which has become a global pandemic.
The foundation is owned by billionaire businessman, Mike Adenuga Jr., owner of telecommunications giant, Globacom.
Of the large sum, N1 billion will go to the Central Bank of Nigeria-led private sector coalition which is coordinating efforts to raise funds from corporate bodies.
The remaining N500 million will go to the Lagos State government. The state has recorded most (68) of Nigeria’s total of 111 confirmed coronavirus cases.
The president, orders the total shutdown of three States in Nigeria I period of Fourteen days, the states who includes Lagos State, FCT Anuja and Ogun State.
The President disclosed in his address to the nation on Sunday, March 29.
Addressing Nigerians, the President said, “based on the advice of the Federal Ministry of Health and the NCDC, I am directing the cessation of all movements in Lagos and the FCT for an initial period of 14 days with effect from 11pm on Monday, 30th March 2020.
This restriction will also apply to Ogun State due to its close proximity to Lagos and the high traffic between the two States.”
He urged all citizens in these areas to stay in their homes, adding that travel to or from other states should be postponed.
He urged that the businesses within this mentioned states should be totally closed during this period, to curb the further spread of the Coronavirus.
Please stay safe your safety matters, Coronavirus is real ensure you obey all Government directives.
All Progressives Congress leader, Bola Tinubu, has asked the Federal Government to print more naira notes in order to save the economy from collapse even as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to bite harder.
Tinubu said this in a statement he wrote in commemoration of his 68th birthday.
The former governor of Lagos State said the United States Federal Reserve had printed more dollars in order to boost the economy.
He added that Nigeria Could do the same to boost her economy.
Please stay safe your safety is our concern, Always watch your hand, Coronavirus is real.