The Honourable Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Senator Dr George Akume has stated that the ministry, through the National Lottery Trust Fund is to donate one isolation centre each to the six geopolitical Zones in the country.

The minister stated this today in Katsina where he was Guest of Honour at the “Official Handing Over of a Fully Equipped Covid-19 Isolation Centre” to Katsina State Government.

The project is executed by his Ministry through the National Lottery Trust Fund.

Akume who reiterated the potential of Lottery as a viable alternative revenue source for the country assured of efforts to reposition the two agencies, The National Lottery Regulatory Commission and the National Lottery Trust Fund to help Nigeria maximize revenue generation in the face of the ravaging economic effect of Covid-19.

Katsina state is housing the north west isolation centre.