Katsina Committee On COVID-19 Gets More Donations from Philanthropists, Companies
The Permanent Secretary of the Katsina State Ministry of Health, Dr. Kabir Mustafa has disclosed that that resource mobilization committee set up by Katsina State government has continued to receive donations from philanthropists and corporate bodies in the state.
Dr. Kabir Mustafa told the links that the earliest callers were Alhaji Dahiru Bara’u Mangal, United Bank for Africa, UBA, Alhaji Salisu Continental, Alhaji Abdu Maigoro, Alhaji Mannir Abukur as well as members of the State Executive Council and the State House of Assembly.
Dr. Kabir noted that since the launching of the appeal fund, many other in individuals and companies have continued to make donation which include a bakery in Katsina, Ummi Bread, Sardaunan Katsina, Alhaji Ibrahim Idah as well as a new fertilizer blending company based in Funtua, Greentide Limited, which donated the sum of N5 million.
Greentide Limited, which is a newly licensed company that is out to create employment and provide assorted fertlizer to farmers in Katsina and neighboring states, was established by a group of young, patriotic indigenes of Katsina State, Engr. Ibrahim Bala Kuki and Attahiru Bala Usman,who seems it fit to also make the handsome donation to the state government’s effort to fight Coronavirus.