By Mosunmola Ayobami, Kwara
The Kwara State Polytechnic has produced Anticorona hand sanitizer to contain the spread of the killer Coronavirus which is currently ravaging the world.
The citadel of learning presented the sanitizer to the Deputy Governor, Mr. Kayode Alabi who also doubled as the chairman of the Kwara state Taskforce Committee on Coronavirus and the Hon Commissioner for Tertiary education science and technology, Alhaja Saadatu Kawu, at the government house on Tuesday.
A lecturer from the Department of Science Laboratory Technology Adeyemo said the anti-Corona sanitizer was designed after realizing that some of the available ones in circulation do not comply with the specified standards by the World Health Organization.
The elated Deputy governor and the Hon commissioner commended the Polytechnic for the timely intervention at this crucial time.
They appealed to other well-meaning Nigerians to emulate this laudable gesture.
Earlier the Rector, of the Polytechnic Engr Abdul Muhammed explained that the Polytechnic sprang into action, to assist the governments at all levels in curtailing the spread of the killer virus.
He pledged to keep supporting the governments at all levels to curtail the virus.
The Rector was accompanied by principal officers and other staff of the Polytechnic.