Don’t play politics with palliatives, CTA warns federal


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…Warns that Trader Money must not be confused with COVID-19 Palliatives

By Henry Umoru

AN Observer group, Centre for Transparency Advocacy, CTA, Friday warned the Federal ans state governments against politicizing the Coronavirus, COVID-19 issue that is at the moment, ravaging the world.

According to the group, if not checked properly, there are moves by  some politicians under the aegis of  providing palliatives to Nigerians across the States  to score political points.

In a statement yesterday by CTA Executive Director, Faith Nwadishi, the group is expressing  fears that the volume of donations coming from both local and foreign organisations may be mismanaged if Nigerians  fold their arms and simply watch the process, adding that strong indications have emerged that some states may be joggling figures in order to receive more attention, money and…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper