– Benue state government has urged security agencies to probe the diversion of COVID-19 palliatives
– The report said some palliatives meant for Benue were found in the Kano market
– SEMA said the investigation would expose those perpetrating the illegal act
Following the discovery that COVID-19 palliatives meant for Benue state were found in a market in Kano state, the executive secretary of State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Emmanuel Shior, has called on security agencies to investigate the illicit act.
The Nation reports that a trader selling cartons of Noodles branded as COVID-19 palliatives designated for Benue state was arrested and paraded by the Kano state police command on Wednesday, September 9.
Legit.ng gathered that the SEMA boss made this known at a press briefing in Makurdi during the final distribution of COVID-19 palliatives …