COVID19: Trump Sends 1,000 Ventilators To Nigeria
United States President, Donald Trump statedThursday that he has despatched 1,000 ventilators to Nigeria to help keep lives from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Questioned on his declare of adequate ventilators to share with different countries, after travelling Ford Motor plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan, refitted to produce Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), he said: “We have been simply speakme about we have a very huge stockpile proper now, and we constructing a bigger…we are supporting a lot of differentcountries.
Nigeria, we simply despatched a thousand. We have a range of nations – France, Spain, we have a lot going to Italy, we have a lot going to in all likelihood 15, 18 countries. They’re calling us. We have the potential to do this. Nobody else did.
“So, each and every country now has extra than they want and our stockpile is definitely full. We have a extraordinary amount.
“So, now we’re definitely supporting differentinternational locations the place they’re dropping a lot of human beings due to the fact they don’t have ventilators.”
Trump in a smartphone name to President Muhammadu Buhari, closing month presented to aidNigeria with some ventilators to handle coronavirus.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, disclosed this at some stage in a briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Covid-19.