Nigerian Breweries Donates Essential Supplies To UCH
Nigerian Breweries Plc has donated essential supplies including Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, in continuation of its support in the fight against the spread of coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria.
Other items that were donated include 120 packets of facemasks, 70 pieces of Medical Gowns, 30 litres of hand sanitizers and 50 cartons of non-alcoholic products.
Speaking at a recent event, where the company made similar donations to the Brewery Manager, (Ibadan & Ijebu-Ode), Mr. Tayo Ogundana, stated that the gesture is in line with the commitment of the company to motivate the frontline health care workers and equip them to handle infected patients for quick recovery while also halting the spread in Oyo State.
He further explained that the donations would assist the institution to carry out its caregiving role effectively, as it continues to help patients survive the coronavirus pandemic.
In his remarks shortly after receiving the items, the Chief Medical Director, University College Hospital(UCH), Professor Jesse Otegbayo, described Nigerian Breweries Plc as a kind-hearted organisation that has continually demonstrated immense love and concern for the institution through the numerous support it currently enjoys.
He expressed profound gratitude to Nigerian Breweries Plc for its continual support in making available a conducive environment to provide health care services to the people.
It would be recalled that Nigerian Breweries Plc through the Felix Ohiwerei Trust Fund recently donated medical equipment worth several millions of naira to the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan.