By:Fatima Idris Danjuma, Bauchi
The BUA Foundation on Monday morning donated 3 equipped ambulances and fifty thousand face masks to Bauchi state government as part of its support in tackling the spread covid 19 virus in the state.
Presenting the items to Governor at the Government House, Bauchi, the Chairman of the Foundation, Alhaji Abdussamad Isyaka Rabiu said the gesture is to support the state government in curtailing the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
Isyaka Rabiu acknowledged the remarkable achievements of Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic and pledged continued support of the foundation in order to achieve the desired objectives.
The Chairman of the foundation who was represented by Dr Aliyu Idi Hong, one time minister of state for health, thanked the state government for declaring interest to work with the foundation.
Governor Bala Mohammed who handed over the donated items to the state’s COVID-19 Task Force, directed for their judicious utilization.
The governor said his administration is ready for partnership with the foundation and thanked members of CACOVID-19 for their outstanding contributions towards the fight against COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria.