Following the destructions of Police Stations across the nation by hoodlums during the Endsars protest in October, the Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) revealed its plans to renovate and purchase equipment for the affected stations.
The group on Wednesday opined that it will use ₦100 billion to purchase equipment for the Police and renovate the 44 police stations.
The Co-Chair of CACOVID and Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele at a briefing in Lagos gave an account of the group’s activities.
According to him, the group has received ₦43.272 billion as a donation from members of the private sector and spent ₦43.272 billion on various interventions, such as ₦28.7 billion on food relief as palliatives to 1.7 million households, translating to or eight million Nigerians.
Emefiele also unveiled plans to empower four million youths with ₦25 billion employment programme.