The Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has donated medical equipment to the Lagos State Government In support of the fight against COVID-19 in the state.
Speaking at the presentation of medical equipment in Lagos on Tuesday, the President of ATCON, Mr. Olusola Teniola, commended the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu for his notable efforts at curbing the spread of Coronavirus outbreak in Lagos through the Lagos Ministry of Health.
According to him, “Aside from our physical appearance today, our members have supported and still providing quality support to all Isolation Centres in the state by the provision of free internet service at all the centres and subscribers were given the opportunity of sending messages to their loved ones without paying for them.
“In an attempt to further express our solidarity and support for the good work the state and your ministry have been doing to stop the further spread of COVID-19 in Lagos, our members have put together some medical supplies like locally made face mask of 2000 pieces which is to support the initiative of MaskLagos by Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Executive Governor of Lagos State and 18 dozens of 500ml alcohol hand sanitizer.”
Olusola who was accompanied by the Executive Secretary of ATCON, Mr. Ajibola Olude, further pledge the unflinching support of ATCON members to the Lagos State government in the fight against COVID-19 in Lagos and in the entire nation.