COVID19: Nigerian Doctors placed on ₦50, 000 daily allowance

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Federal Capital Territory FCT Administration has increased the daily hazard allowances of medical doctors to ₦50, 000.

It also said that  about 600 residents are been targeted for its Palliatives to cushion the effects of the pandemic.

FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello said this at a news conference in Abuja, he further stated that the Administration will intensify efforts to ensure that residents adhere to  the stay-at-home order, adding that more security agents,  have been mandated to ensure that people from near bye  States do not sneak into Abuja through the arteries.

Fielding questions during the media chat, Bello said about 600 additional beds, have been added to the existing isolation centres, explaining that more patients who recently tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus will be discharged soon if their final results come out negative.

“In the coming days, more people maybe discharged from the isolation centres if their results turn out to be negative. We are doing everything we can to ensure that we minimise the spread.