The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has come out to say that FG will back the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration Control (NAFDAC) to meet international standards in researches to end coronavirus.
Dr. Osagie Ehanire recently revealed this at the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 joint briefing on Thursday.
According to him, Nigeria will sustain her interest in developments around COVID-19 while seeking opportunities to exchange ideas with countries and organizations investing in new knowledge.
He added that the matter does not lie on just the Ministry of Health alone, as it is also a shared responsibility with the populace.
His words, “We shall sustain our interest in developments around COVID-19 and seek opportunities to exchange ideas with countries and organisations investing in new knowledge.”
“The onus lies not only with the Ministry of Health, but is a shared responsibility with the populace.
“Our safest, easiest and cheapest option of achieving a balance between saving livelihood and saving lives remains adherence to non-pharmaceutical measures, as we have preached so many times. With these measures, we can balance and uphold our indices, even as we reopen our economy.”