-Says We Don’t Need Any Imported Face Mask-
Abia State Governor Dr Okezie Victor Ikpeazu has appreciated the Federal Government for donating Face Mask and other Personal Protective Equipments to fight COVID-19.
Briefing Newsmen after a Meeting by the State Inter-Ministerial Commitee for COVID-19, the Governor said Abia does not need Imported Face Masks and other PPE;s.
“I am informed that the NCDC has sent us a number of face masks. While we are grateful to the Federal Government, we make bold to state that in Abia, we are self sufficient in the production of face masks and as such, we do not need any imported face masks and PPE in Abia State”.
Igbowatch recalls that the Governor has been a Promoter of locally made Face Masks in the State.