Lee group steel, footwear and plastics industry has revealed that, the Company has began distribution of one million five hundred thousand face masks to seven states across the federation as part of the company’s assistance towards curbing COVID-19 pandemic.
This was disclosed by Director of the company Alhaji Ahmadu Haruna Zago. According to him, the company had in collaboration with Kano state government embarked on streets and markets staying as well as distribution of hand washing materials to major markets in Kano.
“This is a constitution of what the company had Started already in the fight against the spread of the virus in Nigeria. Lee group is among companies with large number of employees in the country as such the company is willing to do it best the fight against the virus hence the donation of huge numbers of face masks,” he said.
The director also revealed that Lagos, Ogun and Kano state will get 300, 000 face masks each, Abuja federal capital territory and Jigawa state will get 200, 000 each while Osun and Ondo will get 100, 000 each.
He further stated that the fight against the spread of the virus shouldn’t be government affairs along, he then called on all well meaning investors and other cooperate bodies to render assistance in any way they can.