As part of its corporate Social Responsibility, a firm, Southgrade Engineering Limited has donated 25000 face masks to support the Federal Capital Territory Administration’s efforts in curtailing the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in the territory.
The Group Managing Director of the firm, Mr. Aya Yakubu, while presenting the face mask, said the donation was in recognition of the administration’s efforts in the fight against COVID-19.
Mr Yakubu who said COVID-19 was a battle that required joint efforts, Called on all to come together to overcome the pandemic.
He appreciated the rapid response of the federal government, the Presidential Task Force (PTF), professional efforts of medical personnel and other frontline workers, and added that their efforts had contributed to the recovery of many COVID-19 patients.
Receiving the items on behalf of the administration, FCT Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, commended the firm for the show of love .
The minister who was represented by the Acting Executive Secretary of FCT Primary Health Care Board, Dr. Iwot Ndaeyo, said the items would help to close gap of no shortages in the territory.
She tasked all hands to be on deck in the battle corona virus .