A 15-man Medical Team from China has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja.
The Team arrived in Nigeria in a chartered Air Peace aircraft on Wednesday afternoon, April 8, 2020.
Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehainre was at the Airport to receive the Medical Team who are expected to assist Nigeria in efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic
Channels TV reports that news of the Chinese medical experts’ coming into the country had split opinion, but the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Friday explained that they would complement ongoing efforts to tackle the pandemic.
Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha, appealed to medical experts in the country to welcome and accept their help as many other countries had.