By Nwanosike Onu, Awka
The Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) in Anambra State has promised to construct a COVID-19 testing laboratory within the state inside 21 days as soon as it’s given an area both by the federal or state authorities.
It additionally makes out there N125million donated by a few of its leaders, like former Governor Peter Obi, PDP senators and others.
In an announcement on Saturday, the celebration stated: “Anambra State, owing to it’s financial and industrial significance to our nation, deserves to have a COVID-19 testing lab in place. PDP Anambra State, is due to this fact committing to organising a typical COVID-19 testing lab inside 21 days of enough house being supplied by both the Anambra State Authorities or within the various, the Federal Authorities. We’re due to this fact requesting the Federal Authorities of Nigeria and the Anambra State Authorities to supply us an area both at Nnamdi Azikiwe College Instructing Hospital, Nnewi; the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu OjukwuUniversity Instructing Hospital, Awka; or any of the hospitals in Anambra State, donated to the Federal Authorities by the Catholic Church; to arrange a typical COVID-19 testing lab for this function.
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Additionally, former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, two Peoples Democratic Celebration (PDP) senators, amongst others, have donated 125 million naira to the celebration for COVID -29 palliative to the indigent members of the celebration in Anambra State.
Obi gave 40 million naira, whereas Senators Uche Ekwunife and Stella Oduah gave 10 million naira every to carter for the much less privileged members of their celebration within the state.
Already, the State Chairman of the celebration, Chief Ndubuisi Nwobu, has inaugurated eight-man committee, headed by the daughter of former Vice President, late Dr. Alex Ekwueme, Girl Chidi Onyemelukwe, to supervise the distribution of the reduction supplies