• July 26, 2021

COVID-19: Another Outbreak Could Cripple Our Fragile Health System – PTF


By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has warned that Nigeria’s healthcare system cannot cope with another outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

This was disclosed by Dr Sani Aliyu, the National Coordinator of the PTF, during the task force’s report presented to President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday at the State House.

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Aliyu said that it was one of the three key lessons that the country must learn from the experience with coronavirus in the last few months, adding that the government would urgently need to embark on a deliberate and action-oriented reform of the nation’s healthcare sector in order to manage its fragility.


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