The European Union has come out to say Nigeria has its support in the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Amb. Ketil Karlsen, head of the Delegation of the European Union to Nigeria and ECOWAS, revealed this at the launch of the Nigeria/UN COVID-19 Basket Fund on Monday in Abuja.
According to him, Nigeria is not alone in these trying times and the European Union is ready to play a part in addressing the challenges of the pandemic.
He added that the COVID19 Basket Fund helps the EU to cooperate and act rapidly in the deployment of assistance that can boost healthcare services all across the globe.
His words, “It this time of need, Nigeria is not alone, the European Union is commiting to support the Government of Nigeria in addressing the challenges of the pandemic.
“The COVID19 Basket Fund avails us with the opportunity to cooperate and act rapidly in the deployment of assistance that can help enhance the healthcare services and cushion the most vulnerable.”