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Find Cure to COVID 19, Buhari Charges Nigerian Varsities

Find Cure to COVID 19, Buhari Charges Nigerian Varsities

  • President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked Nigerian universities with developing a cure for COVID 19
  • The president urged scholars in universities to engage in global search for solutions to coronavirus
  • Buhari gave the charge at the 5th and 6th convocation ceremony of the Federal University (FUOYE) on Saturday

President Buhari has charged Nigerian Universities to come up with a cure for the coronavirus and COVID 19.

The president gave this charge through Mr. John Mairafi, a Director with the National Universities Commission (NUC) at the 5th and 6th convocation ceremony of the Federal University (FUOYE).

President Buhari encouraged scholars in Nigerian universities to dedicate time for global research to both pharmaceutical and nonpharmaceutical solutions to the pandemic.

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A portion of Mr. John Mairafi’s statement on behalf of the president can be seen below.

“I want to challenge Nigerian universities generally and the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) in particular to contribute to the national transformation.”

“This has become pertinent at a time like this when humanity has been confronted with a lot of troubling issues, such as COVID-19 pandemic.”

Read also: FG Issues Warning as COVID 19 Cases Jump by 630%

Buhari assured the graduating students that his administration will continue to support the university through funding and infrastructure to ensure success.

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