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Air Peace Makes Delivery of Medical Supplies to FG from Turkey



An Airpeace aircraft, with the registration number 5N-BW1, has made a delivery of medical supplies to the Federal Government of Nigeria according to reports by the Punch.

According to the Punch, the aircraft, a Boeing 77, flew into the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport in Abuja on Saturday night after having departed on Saturday morning for Istanbul, Turkey.

Reports have it that the supplies are the first batch of medical supplies meant to help the country combat the novel COVID-19 pandemic currently holding the country to ransom.

The Punch further reports that another Air Peace aircraft, a Boeing 777 ER with the registration number 5N-BVE is set imminently depart for China in order to make another delivery of medical supplies.

Mrs Toyin Olajide; the Chief Operating Officer of Air Peace, in her comment to the press has commended the Federal Government’s efforts to curb the coronavirus spread.

She said, “The management of Air Peace commends the Federal Government for being proactive in the preparation for emergencies, preventing the spread of the virus and also providing the kits and other medical equipment for the treatment of those infected by the pandemic.”

Nigeria currently has  232 cases of coronavirus with the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reporting 5 deaths so far.

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Saviour Adugba is a journalist by day and a poet by night. He is fascinated by the internet of things, virtual reality and connecting the dots for brands. Saviour is the Lead, Content Development at

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