Flour Mills of Nigeria is out with its support for the fight against coronavirus scourge that is ravaging the world, a statement from the company headquarters in Lagos has said.
It is doing this by redeeming a $280 million pledge to the Nigerian Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID).
FMN is weathering the herculean supply chain challenges to procure $1.5 million worth of medical supplies for Nigeria which will rapidly beef up the Nigerian COVID-19 testing capability. It has commenced deployment of a $840,000 food relief packages to vulnerable communities in 12 states across the Nation.
It kicked off this plan with redemption of the Group’s 1 Billion Naira pledge to the CBN-led Nigerian Private Sector Coalition against COVID-19;
it also commenced a $840,000 food relief distribution activity spanning 12 Nigerian States, delivering food supplies to the most vulnerable communities hit by National lockdowns.
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