The world in 2020 usher in the year with the global pandemic (COVID-19). This pandemic has kept the world at distance. On the 27th of February 2020, the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN), announce the first case of the Corona Virus in Lagos Nigeria. One month later, precisely on the 24th of March, the Nigeria Government a total lock-down for Abuja, Lagos and Ogun States, after recording increasing rate of the infection in the states. Several state followed suit by restricting movements in and out of the state.
With the decision of the FGN, the Civil Society Organizations came up under a single platform to support the efforts of the FGN especially in reaching out to the masses and in particular the grass root.
In the this development, members of CSACEFA nationwide joined and mobilized members to be part of the initiative.
Members using the platform has been supporting in the areas of sensitization, community and grass root mobilization, distribution of palliatives to indigent homes.