Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has saluted the nation’s healthcare workers, describing them as heroes.
While stating that the nation is on the right track to win the fight against COVID-19, Buhari expressed concern about the increase in number of confirmed cases and deaths.
Buhari however singled out the health workers in Nigeria for praise and hinted at measures to motivate them in the coming weeks.
“At this point, I must recognize the incredible work being done by our healthcare workers and volunteers across the country especially in frontline areas of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
“You are our heroes and as a nation, we will forever remain grateful for your sacrifice during this very difficult time. More measures to motivate our health care workers are being introduced which we will announce in the coming weeks,” Buhari said.