Aug 25, 2009, 2:32 PM
Area Council on Wednesday donated sanitary materials to five health facilities
in Central River Region-North. The donated materials were worth over fifteen
Chief executive officer, Pa Nfansu Darboe said at the presentation that the purpose of the donation is to contribute to strengthening of the COVID-19 pandemic prevention measures, saying maintaining cleanliness at all time can help in containing the spread of Coronavirus.
Chairman Saikou Jawara spoke extensively on the importance of cleanliness, saying the items would help them greatly in curbing the spread of the deadly virus. He implored on the people of the area to adhere to safety precaution measures as advised by health personnel.
Receiving the items, on behalf of the regional director of health, Sanna Jawla, public health assistant at Kuntaur health center, commended the Council’s management for their magnanimity.
He called on the people to stay safe by regularly washing their hands with soap and water in order to stem the spread of the virus.