Breakdown of Funds Donated to Federal and State Governments in the Fight Against the Coronavirus.
As the Nigerian Government intensifies efforts in its battle towards Coronavirus, monetary donations have continued to pour in from each sector to help the battle.
High-profile Nigerians and politicians have additionally donated mouth-watering sums to authorities at the federal and state ranges to fight the virus.
Others like ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo supplied properties to be used as isolation centres and well being supplies for therapy of contaminated circumstances.
In complete, 22 donors have supported the battle to eradicate the virus from the nation.
So far, each the federal and state governments have obtained the sum of N40,771,000,000 as donation to the venture.
In a breakdown of the funds, the federal authorities led the marketing campaign with a donation of N10bn grant to Lagos State and N5bn to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, the company main the battle towards the virus.
While Tony Elumelu of United Bank for Africa donated N5bn to the authorities, Keystone Bank, Segun Agbaje of Guaranty Trust Bank, and Jim Ovia of Zenith Bank donated N1bn every.
Noteworthy of the donation is the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation that donated N11bn to the authorities.
The donation raised previous considerations on the non-remittance of full income by the NNPC to the Nigerian Government.
The desk beneath exhibits a full breakdown of funds donated to federal and state governments in the battle towards the virus.
Saharareporters, New York