From Dan Amasingha, Minna.
As the fight against Covid 19 intensifies, Mainstream Energy Solution has donated medical equipments worth 500 million to support the fight against Covid19 in Abuja, Niger, Kogi and Nasarawa.
Mr. Gbenga Adebogbola, head corporate communications of the company disclosed this to DAILY ASSET on the sideline before the presentation of the medical supply to Niger state government at the central medical stores Minna.
He said the company, which owns the Shiroro, kainji and Jebba Hydro power plants and the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company said their gesture was part of their corporate social responsibility to the people of the four states.
According to the mainstream head of cooperate communications, the company decided to partner the three states and Abuja, on the fight against the rampaging coronavirus.
He explained that, each of the benefiting states of kogi, Niger, Nasarawa and Abuja would receive one thousands of face masks, 500 standard hospital beds and one ventilator each except, Gwagwalada Teaching hospital that will get two ventilators.
The company image maker also disclosed that, some pieces of ICU monitors; hand sanitisers and surgical gloves and other needed supplies were part of the supplies.
Receiving the equipment on behalf of the state government, wife of the Governor, Dr. Mauna Sani Bello who is also a medical doctor commended the donors for their magnanimity in assisting the state government in the fight against Covid -19.
Dr. Mauna Bello said the equipment will go a long way in equipping the 12 isolation centres identified by the state government.
She further disclosed that, even the state government has equipped the isolation centre at the Minna General Hospital, while the Minna social rehabilitation centre had been converted to an additional isolation centre should the need arose.