Kayode OyeroThe Nigeria Labour Congress has urged federal and state governments to release forthwith, all COVID-19 palliatives still stored in warehouses across the country. The union also condemned the mass looting of both COVID-19 palliatives and non-COVID-19 items in the country. This was contained in a statement on Monday titled, ‘NLC Demands The Immediate Release Of All COVID-19 Palliatives And Relief Welfare Materials’. We also understand that many of the palliative provisions are already getting rotten in the warehouses where they were stored. [READ ALSO] Lekki Shootings: Soldiers’ barracks have been identified, says Falana“We call on the Federal Government to investigate the conduct of those who hoarded the palliative provisions.
Source: Punch October 26, 2020 15:33 UTC