Federal Government To Invest $200M In Pharmaceutical Infrastructure

The federal government has disclosed that it is set to invest 200  million dollars in pharmaceutical infrastructure.
Chairman of the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), Uche Orji made the disclosure during a weekly briefing in Abuja, noting  that the pharmaceutical infrastructure which includes the manufacture  of essential drugs, vaccines and construction of cancer centres in the  nation’s health care will be embarked upon to discontinue huge  dependence on foreign logistics.

Meanwhile, Oji equally revealed that the Nigeria Sovereign Investment  Authority (NSIA) will manage a tolling system on major highways across  the country including the on-going Lagos/Ibadan express road when  concessions arrangements are perfected.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *