Nasarawa State Government has procured Personal Protective Equipment worth over one hundred million Naira to assist in the containment of Coronavirus Pandemic in the state.
Inspecting the items in Lafia, Governor Abdullahi Sule said the state government had so far spent over three hundred million Naira in the fight against the disease
Governor Abdullahi Sule stated that the items include cartons of face masks, PPEs and hand sanitizers.
The Governor noted that the state government had commenced production of local face masks to add up to the foreign ones that the state had received.
He explained that the measure became necessary as the state government had concluded plans to make wearing of face masks compulsory for residents, especially in public gatherings.