Why Chinese Doctors Can’t Leave Nigeria After One Month
The Chinese scientific crew which arrived on April 8 has been unable to depart the country following the unavailability of commercial flights to Beijing, the capital of China.
It was gathered that the personnel had concluded their assignment, which blanketed supporting with the set up of some tools and sharing COVID-19 trip with the Federal Government.
The 15-man team, which consist of specialists in infectious diseases, respiratory illness, intensive care, cardiology, neurology, everyday surgery, anesthesiology and a journalist, had come to the Nigeria on the invitation of the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation.
The Executive Director, CCECC, Mr Jacques Liao, disclosed to our correspondent in Abuja on Monday, that the crew had been unable to depart the countrydue to the fact there had been no commercial flights.
He defined that the clinical professionals had beennonetheless at the Idu region of Abuja the place they have been accommodated.
The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, had statedthroughout a briefing by means of Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 that he did now not comprehendthe whereabouts of the Chinese visitors, stressing that they had been no longer visitors of the Federal Government however that of the constructioncompany.