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Frontline Health Workers Receives Life Insurance Cover


The Federal government of Nigeria has just revealed a life insurance cover for all frontline workers who are involved in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and Secretary General of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, revealed this during the daily press briefing of the taskforce in Abuja today Friday April 24th 2020.

He said that the life insurance for the Health workers was provided by the nation’s insurance industry as their own way of contributing towards the fight against the pandemic.
The insurance, in the sum of N112,500,000 for cover, has been confirmed to be fully paid by the Nigeria Insurance Industry, accordingly with the principle of no premium, no cover.

Boss Mustapha has also revealed that other various allowances and incentives have also been packaged for all frontline workers and that the full details of this incentives and allowances will be unveiled to the public soon by the Honorable Minister of Health.

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