Nigerian Government has moved medical supplies donated by Chinese billionaire, Jack Ma, to combat Coronavirus in the country from Lagos to Abuja.
Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group, had on March 24 sent 5.4 million face masks, 1.08 million detection tests, 40,000 sets of protective clothing and 60,000 sets of protective face shields to Nigeria to aid the fight against the global pandemic Coronavirus.
Bashir Ahmed, Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari, made the announcement on March 25.
In a post on Twitter, he said;
Medical materials donated by @JackMa to fight #Coronavirus in Africa have arrived Abuja, airlifted from Murtala Mohammed Airport, Lagos, by the Nigerian Air Force.
FLASH: Medical materials donated by @JackMa to fight #coronavirus in Africa have arrived Abuja, airlifted from Murtala Mohammed Airport, Lagos to Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja by the Nigerian Air Force. #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/RbIQ2tf5YE— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) March 25, 2020
However, the decision to move the supplies to Abuja has raised a lot of questions on popular micro-blogging, social platform, Twitter, with different speculations about the reason for the movement.