This comes as the number of cases in Nigeria rises to 51 and the figures in other African countries continue to increase.
However, Tony Elumelu has stood up to contribute to the war against COVID-19 — by announcing a massive fund through his foundation.
Indeed, hours ago, UBA Bank reinstated their drive to contribute to efforts towards containing the pandemic … on their official Twitter handle.
Even so, that tweet was followed soon after by the N5 Billion Naira fund announcement by the Tony Elumelu Foundation!
In fact, the two-page document reads in full:
Obviously as dreadful as the pandemic has become, this brings a shimmer of hope for the countless health professionals out there!
Gistmates, what are your thoughts on this? Let’s hear them!