As Azerbaijan donates $5m to WHO
By Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja participated in the online Summit of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Contact Group Meeting in response to COVID-19.
The meeting with the theme; “United Against COVID-19”, which was via teleconference was presided over by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and current Chair of the NAM, Mr. IIham Aliyev.
In his opening speech, Aliyev thanked the member countries of NAM for unanimously endorsing the global fight against COVID-19 to protect humanity from destruction.
He said that already Azerbaijan had donated five million dollars to the World Health organisation (WHO) to help fight the deadly Coronavirus disease.
According to him, “Azerbaijan on its part has introduced several measures including special quarantine region which has extended to May 31 to stop the spread of Coronavirus in the country.”
He also disclosed that the country…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper