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BREAKING: Nigeria gets €50m from EU to fight COVID-19

by Anifowose Joseph

The European Union has given Nigeria a grant of €50 million to fight COVID-19.

The grant was announced by the Head of EU delegation in Nigeria, Ambassador Ketil Karlsen, at a meeting with President Buhari in Abuja.

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, also confirmed this in a tweet on Tuesday.
Adesina said “EU gives Nigeria a grant of 50 million Euro to fight Covid-19. Head of EU delegation, Amb Ketil Karlsen, at the event commended President Buhari for “your powerful address to the nation last night,” and for “the bold and necessary measures you’ve taken.”


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#Covid19 N21bn grant is for the poor, EU tells Nigerian Government » 9jainsider
April 15, 2020 7:04 pm

[…] earlier reported that the EU made a large donation to Nigeria in light of the Covid19 pandemic and Amb. ketil has made it known that the money was released to ease the suffering of the […]

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