Coronavirus: MD Nigeria Customs Broadcasting Network, Engr Wesley lauds Air Peace on support for FG
*Commends government on prompt intervention
By Udeme Clement:
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Nigeria Customs Broadcasting Network, NCBN, Engr. Jerry Wesley, has commended Air Peace Airline for its tremendous supports to the Federal Government in moving the nation’s economy forward.
Speaking further, Engr Wesley pointed out, “We are aware of enormous contributions made by Air Peace in Aviation and other sectors of our economy”.
He went on, “look at how the Airline is supporting government to tackle this Coronavirus pandemic that is ravaging the whole world.
“For instance, “The Airline just assisted government in lfting medical equipment from China to Nigeria.
“This shows so much commitments on the part of the Airline in enhancing economic growth and development’.
The NCBN Boss stressed, “Recall that just recently the same Airline voluntarily evacuated Nigerians who were stranded in South Africa during the attack”.
Engr Wesley called on other corporate organisations, as well as philanthropists in Nigeria to look inward and support government in building a strong economy for a better future.
Engr Wesley, who is known to be an experienced entrepreneur and very knowledgeable in economic issues, emphasised the need for government and private sector players to promote growth of local industries, in order to enhance wealth creation in the country.
He advised, “The coronavirus pandemic has opened our eyes to see why we must equip our hospitals and invest tangibly in our health sector.”
His words , “In wake of COVID-19 Pandemic in our dear Country, Nigeria, the selfless act of Air Peace Airline, made her *Air Peace, Boeing 777-200ER (P4 5N-BVE)* went on a direct non-stop 14 hours flight to China to bring medical supplies for the fight against COVID-19 is highly commended.
“Air Peace deserves some Accolades and worthy of being praised for this historic landmark.
“This will forever stay on the lips of all citizens, home and abroad over this achievement by our very own Airline Company.”
Engr Wesley also commended government at all levels and well- meaningful Nigerians who donated towards ensuring safe living in the country.
He added, “In the light of this journey embarked upon by Air Peace Airline, we enjoin all Nigerians to gather our might, resources, strength and power to help fight this COVID-19.
“For we shall run and not be weary, united we stand. From NCBN, we say, ‘We are in this together and we shall overcome”`
His enthused, “This is to say a big Thank You to the *Federal Government of Nigeria* for her quick and prompt response to combating the COVID-19 Virus and catering for the lives of her citizens.
In efforts to curb hunger amongst her citizens, Government also directed that seized food items be distributed to hard-hit states of the nation to cushion the effect of ‘Stay-at-home rule.
This truly shows a new trend of inhibition of love and reduction in friction amongst the whole citizen of this country.