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Promasidor Nigeria joins the fight against COVID-19
Our Managing Director, Anders Einarsson announced that Promasidor Nigeria will contribute over N280 Million to fight COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria, during a press conference held at the company’s head office in Isolo, Lagos on Thursday 30th of April 2020.
“As a responsible corporate citizen, Promasidor Nigeria is partnering with government and private sector at various levels in the containment efforts by doing a direct financial cash contribution as well as donation of Promasidor quality food products,” he said.
The breakdown of the contributions is as follows:
- N200 million cash for the exclusive purchase of equipment required for the nationwide fight against COVID-19; through the Nigerian Private Sector Coalition against COVID-19 (CACOVID).
- Donation of milk, beverages, cereal and seasoning products worth N44 million to support the food bank in Lagos State.
- Milk, beverages, cereals and seasoning products worth N5.7 million to Isolo community within Lagos State.
- Milk, beverages, cereals and seasoning products worth N34 million to Ekiti State.
The Managing Director also took the opportunity to appeal to every Nigerian to improve their levels of hygiene, always maintain social distancing and use face masks. He reiterated that Promasidor’s commitment to Nigeria remains providing quality and affordable nutrition to the populace irrespective of their social status.