The Nigeria LNG Ltd. (NLNG) has donated medical equipment to the Lagos State Government as part of its contributions to the 30 million dollars Oil and Gas Industry Collaborative Initiative to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
This was made public by Eyono Fatayi-Williams, General Manager, External Relations and Sustainable Development, NLNG who said a statement that the donation was received by Prof. Akin Abayomi, the State Commissioner for Health.
Fatayi-Williams, who represented the NLNG’s Managing Director, Mr. Tony Attah, said the initiative by the oil sector was being spearheaded by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) to combat the virus.
“The donation, worth 300,000 dollars is part of the company’s 1.25 million dollars worth of donations to six states of the federation in its contribution toward the NNPC-led Oil Industry COVID-19 intervention fund.
“The donation to Lagos State will go to supporting the COVID-19 response at the Lagos Mainland Hospital.
“Equipment donated include Mindray SV300 ventilators, infusion pumps, Surgicare patient monitor, hospital cart, Mindray hematology analyser, stat analyser, stat reagent, cartridge, and automated chemistry analyser,” he said, and listed other items donated.