LG Electronics Provides Free Laundry Service to Community


Ayodeji Ake

As a way of giving back to the society, LG Electronics recently inaugurated a free laundry service for the people of Ogba, Ikeja, and its environs who are facing the difficulty of water and power to efficiently carry out their washing chores at free cost.

The event which held at the LG showroom in Ogba tagged ‘Life’s Good with LG Wash’, was said it’s part of the company’s corporate social responsibility programme for the year. The free laundry offered by LG Electronics was also said would help people overcome laundry issues at free of cost as well as create convenience, comfort and availing them more time to handle other valuable activities.

The Executive Vice President, LG Electronics, Mr. Choong Hak Lee, in his opening remarks, said “as a global company, LG Electronics wants to use its capabilities to help local communities all over the world solving some of their regional issues. In this regard, I hope that ‘Life’s Good with LG Wash’ will help make your lives more convenient and comfortable. I hope that the opening of ‘Life’s Good with LG Wash’ will bring more spare time and comforts to residents here. LG Electronics will continue to support communities even in the future.

“However, the feat which seems to be the first of its kind in the country by any brand in the country will create a real difference in improving society and helping address social issues in Ogba and its environs. The facility contains several LG Washing machines, LG Dryers, LG Air Conditioning units, uninterrupted power supply, constant supply of water among others to ensure the facility operates seamlessly.”

According to Lee, the laundry service has been designed to serve over 50 people per day and it will operate on a daily basis from morning till evening in order to ameliorate the living conditions as well as support the daily washing requirement of people in the area.

Also commenting at the occasion, Managing Director Fouani Nigeria Limited, Mr. Mohammed Fouani, said: “this is what is truly call giving back to the society, because the real beneficiaries of this project are the masses, I believe they will take advantage of this initiative from LG Electronics to make life better for them..”