The United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, has commended Nigeria’s response to the coronavirus pandemic in the country.
Speaking at a virtual news briefing in New York, the United States on Thursday, the UN secretary- General singled out Nigeria as one of the developing countries that have “shown a remarkable capacity to respond to the coronavirus,” says he was quite impressed.
“I have to say this; some of these developing countries have shown a remarkable capacity to respond.
“I was quite impressed to see, for instance, Nigeria putting in place and immediately establishing a hospital.
“And I saw difficulties in countries that are much more developed to do quickly the same.”