Nigerian business mogul and billionaire, Femi Otedola, has announced that he’ll be pledging 1 billion Naira as part of the efforts to fight the pandemic Coronavirus.
As of this moment, the total number of confirmed cases in the country is 65 with the Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed revealing that there could be even more cases, as practitioners are using ‘contact tracing’ to find over 4,000 more potential cases.
Only one casualty has been recorded so far in the country as other affluent persons have also made efforts to fight the disease.
In more developments to curb the spread of the virus, state governments have also shut down activities and encouraged residents to self-isolate.
Otedola wrote on social media ;
“I will be donating 1 billion naira towards the eradication of COVID-19 across Nigeria.”
“We must all do what we can to flatten the curve.”
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