Nigerian singer, Seun Kuti has called on the Nigerian Government to provide Health workers with adequate personal protective equipment to treat coronavirus patients.
Seun Kuti took to Twitter to call on the President of the country, Mohammadu Buhari, the health minister, and NCDC to make provision for protective gear or equipment which include medical masks, gowns, gloves, and eye protection goggles or face shield. He added that medical workers are the people saving the country and as such should be protected by the government.
DAY22:WEN GOVT GO PROVIDE PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT 2 ALL OUR HEALTH WORKERS THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION WHO)PPE GUIDELINES FOR DOCTORS&NURSES CARING FOR COVID-19 PATIENTS SAY ALL STAFF SHOULD BE PROVIDED WITH: MEDICAL MASK GOWN GLOVES EYE PROTECTION GOGGLES OR FACE SHIELD
OGA GENERAL BUHARI , OGA OSAGIE(MIN OF HEALTH) & NCDC MKE UNA PLS PROVIDE ALL OUR HEALTH WORKERS(DOCTORS, NURSES, ETC) WEY DEY RISK DER OWN LIFE TO SAVE MANY OTHER LIFES WIT PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT: 1. MEDICAL MASK 2. GOWN 3. GLOVES 4. EYE PROTECTION GOGGLES OR FACE SHIELD
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR AMAZING NAIJA HEALTH WORKERS(DOCTORS, NURSES, FRONTLINE STAFFS, CARERS, HOSPITAL CLEANERS, HOSPITAL COOKS, PHARMACISTS, ETC)