Chairman of Air Peace Airline, Chief Dr. Allen Onyema, has donated protective materials to the Anambra State Government to support its fight against the Covid-19 Pandemic.
The items include, one thousand five hundred pieces of hand gloves, five thousand KN-95 face mask, nine hundred Covid-19 testing kits, two hundred and forty Personal Protective Equipment, one hundred pieces of infrared thermometer, and two hundred and fifty head covers.
While presenting the items, Chief Onyema, represented by Chief Maxwell Onyema, said the gesture was part of his support to complement Anambra State Government’s efforts at managing and containing the spread of the virus in the State.
Chief Onyema, who expressed satisfaction with steps being taken by the Government in containing the spread, said with similar gestures from individuals and corporate organisations, the State will soon overcome the pandemic.
In his remarks, the Deputy Speaker of the Anambra State House of Assembly, Honourable Paschal Agbodike, who appreciated his constituent, Chief Onyema, and many others, for answering State Government’s call for assistance in fighting the Covid-19, described the gestures as show of love to the Government and people of Anambra State.
Receiving the items on behalf of the Government, the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Vincent Okpala, thanked Chief Onyema for his deep expression of love, adding that all items donated, which are being judiciously utilised, have helped in the successful fight against the pandemic.