By Olivia Isibor, For Agenda Watchdog, May 16, 2020
(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Federal Government has paid N792.1m into The COVID-19 Eradication Support Account, according to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha.
Mustapha disclosed this during a routine briefing session of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, on Friday, May 15, 2020, in Abuja, FCT.
The SGF said the disclosure was premised on the PTF’s promise at its inauguration that it would be transparent and accountable to Nigerians in its operations, by making public all cash donations and expenditures.
Mustapha commended the corporate bodies, security agencies, health authorities and all the individuals whose collective efforts have been crucial in waging the ongoing war on COVID-19, tasking them to continue upping the ante as the war accelerates.