Shycocan Corporation in partnership with Nestar Corporate Services Limited has launched the Shycocan Virus Attenuation Device in Nigeria.
In a joint statement, the companies said the device was developed by well-known Indian scientist and inventor, Dr Rajah Kumar.
They added that Nestar Corporate Services Limited was the official distributor of the device in Nigeria.
According to the companies, Shycocan was scientifically evidenced to disable and help curb the spread of the coronavirus in indoor spaces with up to 99.9 per cent efficacy, enabling schools, colleges, homes and businesses like hospitals, hotels, offices, restaurants, auditoriums, transportation, retail, and airports get back to normal and serve customers in a safe environment.
Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, Nestar Corporate Services Limited, Nneoma Oji, said, “The world is facing one of the most challenging and uncertain times ever experienced in decades. The impact has been felt on daily lives, livelihoods and businesses across the globe.
“A balance of the best of science as well as technology along with social responsibility and the determination to fight is needed at all fronts.
“In keeping with our versatile service and rich product portfolio we continue to bring immense value to myriads of industries, companies and ultimately families in Nigeria.
“Nestarcorp is proud to launch Shycocan in the country as part of the nation’s fight to bring businesses and lives back to normal.”
Also speaking at the event, Chief Executive Officer, Shycocan Corporation, Alok Sharma, said, “The world faced one of its biggest challenges with the pandemic bringing us to a standstill.
“More livelihoods than lives have been lost, in fact, close to a billion at last count. And science, technology and innovation are going to play a big role in helping us reclaim our lives and work safely.”
According to the companies, the device was already in use in countries such as India, the United States, across Europe, Malaysia, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Qatar, and Ghana among others.