The Nigerian Government, today in Maputo pledged to assist in the rehabilitation and reconstruction of Mozambique which was recently hit by tropical disaster called cyclone idai.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama made the pledge on today when he handed over relief items to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Public Administration and Civil Servant of Mozambique, Antonio Tchamo at the National Institute of Disaster Management in Maputo.
Onyeama, who led the Federal Government delegation to deliver the relief materials to the Southern African countries of Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbawe, said the gesture was part of efforts by President Muhammadu Buhari to alleviate the sufferings of the people affected by the hurricane.
The minister explained that President Buhari directed him to deliver over 8,000 medical items, 35 tones of other relief materials and 500,000 US dollars to the government of Mozambique.