On Friday, April 24, 2020, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc’s (Julius Berger) food for our communities campaign reached Ogun State, where 500 food relief packages were donated for distribution within the Ogbere community area.
Simultaneously, in Lagos State, the Company has continued to carry out the distribution of food relief packages to Local Government Areas. The latest donations, totaling 1,500 packages, were delivered to the Somolu Local Government Area on April 18, 2020, and both the Eti-Osa and Epe Local Government Areas on April 22, 2020.
These ongoing contributions are a sequel to several previous donations of food relief package, as part of the Company’s overall corporate social responsibility commitments and proactive aim to support Nigeria in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.
Items for the relief packages, which include a 10kg bag of rice and various cooking supplies have been purchased from local markets in a bid to provide succor to citizens while also backing local traders.