Coronavirus: Benin Government Received New Donations

To respond effectively to the pandemic of the new Covid-19 coronavirus, donations continue to flow to the Ministry of Health. In response to the government’s appeal for solidarity, several structures supported the state on Wednesday, April 22, 2020.

The donors’ ballet of the day was opened by Aviation Handling Services (AHS). The transport and logistics company specializing in air cargo has handed over a check worth 15 million CFA francs to the order of the Ministry of Health. A financial donation that follows a previous donation of equipment, said Pétas Akogbéto, representative of the Minister of Health.

In addition to AHS, three other structures have succeeded in giving donations of materials. These are the Beninese Football Federation and the international NGOs Direct-Aid and Mercy Ships. said Dr. Pierre Mpélé, Africa Director of NGO Mercy Ships. In addition to the hydroalcoholic masks and gels offered, the resident representative of Direct Aid, for its part, announced an upcoming donation of food to the people of Benin.