The Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has donated a total of 20,000 face masks to the Lagos State government as a contribution to fight the COVID19 pandemic.
The donation was made during the commissioning of O’ Care Face Mask factory; the first certified and registered medical face mask facility in the country. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State said the commissioning of the factory is a confirmation of what the state stands for in creating a favourable atmosphere for business to thrive.
Pastor Idowu Iluyomade, Special Assistant to the General Overseer, RCCG, on Christian Social Responsibility, stated in the meeting that the mission will continue to support the government’s efforts in the fight against COVID-19.
He also added that the General Overseer of RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye had earlier donated 11 intensive care unit beds fully fitted with ventilators to Lagos, Ogun and Plateau states as a contribution to the improvement of healthcare facilities in the country.
Pastor Idowu stated that “In the same vein, the RCCG donated 10,000 hand sanitizer, 10,000 surgical face masks and 200,000 hand gloves to support the efforts of the Lagos State government in equipping the medical staff with necessary protective gears needed to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.”