APC National Leader Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Sunday declared a N200 million gift to the assets set up to battle Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. i
The gift to be shared N100 million each by the Nigeria Center for Decease Control (NCDC) and the Lagos State government concurred with the Former Governors 68th birthday celebration.
In a message on his Twitter handle, the APC stalwart said the yearly colloquium couldn’t hold yesterday in view of the assaulting COVID-19
The message peruses: “Today (yesterday), yet for COVID-19 we would, as we have accomplished throughout the previous 12 years, have commended this day with the Bola Tinubu Colloquium. We were unable to do so this year, however by God’s effortlessness, we will do so once more.
“The conditions this year keep us from assembling to commend my birthday, yet I might even now want to stamp the event.
“That is the reason I have picked today to declare that I will make a gift of N200 million to battle this fatal infection.
“In accordance with this vow, N100 million will be made accessible to the administration of Lagos State and another N100 million to the NCDC to help their endeavors in battling the scourge of COVID-19.
“Together, we will conquer this illness.”