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NCDMB Set to Donate Ambulances, Ventilators, Medical Kits to Bayelsa, other states

As part of support to combat the spread of Coronavirus (COVID 19) in the country, Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) is set to begin distribution of ambulances, ventilators and other special medical supplies to Bayelsa, Rivers and Delta States. 

According to a release issued by Engr. Ginah O. Ginah, PhD, General Manager, Corporate Communications and Zonal Coordination of NCDMB, the COVID19 medical items acquired for distribution to the three states include four ambulances, 10 Synovent E3 Ventilators, 300 Infra- Red Thermometers and 1000 Medical Face Shields.

Other items in the medical kit include Sanitizers, Hospital beds, Disposable coveralls, other Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) and other relief items.

The Executive Secretary of NCDMB, Engr. Simbi Wabote, FNSE has confirmed that the medical supplies would be delivered to the respective states before Friday, this week.

In a related development, Engr. Wabote also commended the oil and gas companies and government agencies that have supported the fight against the deadly coronavirus.