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Absa Bank Ghana, Genser Energy and partners donate medical supplies to help fight Covid-19

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Officials of Absa Bank and Genser Energy donating medical supplies to the Kumasi South Hospital
Officials of Absa Bank and Genser Energy donating medical supplies to the Kumasi South Hospital

Absa Bank Ghana in collaboration with Genser Energy Ghana and its partners namely Barak Fund and Africa 50, have made a donation of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other key medical supplies to the Ghana Armed Forces COVID Task Force & the Ashanti Regional Hospital, to complement government’s effort in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic.

The items worth close to $50,000 include medical protective masks and goggles as well as two sets of ventilators.

Commenting on the donation, Mrs. Ellen Ohene-Afoakwa, Corporate Banking Director at Absa Bank Ghana, noted that, Covid-19 is a major public health issue with profound economic and social consequences on Ghanaians. “Our strategic collaboration with our clients to support frontline institutions is a demonstration of our commitment to work with all stakeholders to help win the fight against Covid-19”.

“We recognise the sacrifice of our frontline workers for Ghana and we deem it important to support them with the necessary equipment to protect them as they put their lives on the line to save others. We are in this together and we must support each other to win over Covid-19”, she added.

Speaking on behalf of Genser Energy, the Financial Controller, Haruna Abdulai, said “Genser Energy recognizes the importance of stronger partnerships and the positive impact it has on communities. Our organization remains committed to supporting those providing essential services while leading the fight against COVID-19”.

Receiving the items on behalf of the Kumasi South Hospital, the Medical Director, Dr. Kwame Boadu, expressed appreciation to Absa Bank, Genser Energy Ghana and its partners for the support and commended the companies for showing care to the health workers helping in the fight against Covid-19.

“We are grateful to Absa Bank and Genser Energy for the support and especially for the set of ventilators. The ventilators are very important in managing the serious cases and these are going to be dedicated to the treatment center.”

The regional hospital for Ashanti, Kumasi South Hospital, is the main health facility for the Covid-19 treatment in the region. It recorded Ghana’s first covid-19 recovery as well as the first successful Covid-19, delivery by an infected mother.

Absa Bank Ghana has so far committed over Ghs 1.6 million Ghana Cedis to the fight against Covid-19. This includes a donation of GHs1 million to the COVID-19 National Trust Fund towards the procurement of test kits and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to support increased testing and the protection of frontline health workers.

In addition, Absa is offering several relief packages to help reduce the economic impact on customers, as a result of the pandemic.

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Premium Motors Limited, the authorized distributors of Renault vehicles in Ghana, has sponsored the celebration of this year’s Asafotufiami Festival by the people of the Ada Traditional Area. The sponsorship forms part of Premium Motor’s commitments aimed at celebrating the promotion of Ghanaian culture and heritage.

 Premium Motors Limited Join People Of Ada To Mark Asafotufiami Festival

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Speaking at a grand durbar to celebrate the festival, the General Manager of Renault Ghana, Lilian Augusto, reaffirmed her company’s commitment to the country. She said “Ghana’s deep and rich cultural heritage and festivals such as the Asafotufiami present us with a unique opportunity to preserve and celebrate the rich Ghanaian culture. We are happy to have celebrated alongside the Chiefs and people of Ada this year. Ghana remains a key Renault market and we will continue to play our part in projecting Ghana and supporting development across the country.”

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In his remarks, Marketing Manager of Renault Ghana, Christopher Attipoe, said it is a part of the company’s purpose to positively influence the communities in which they operate. According to him “As a company, we are committed to the societies and communities in which we operate and it is part of our objectives to positively influence, grow and promote Ghana’s rich and indigenous culture.”

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