By Steve Unegbu
Nigerians have been urged to cultivate the habit of personal hygiene, saying it is a major necessary precaution to avoid the spread of the covid-19 pandemic.
Addressing the beneficiaries of the fifth and sixth batches of the funds disbursement organized by Rosy Cool Foundation, a non -governmental organization ,whose major motive is to empower the less privileged people in the society ,the president of the foundation, Mrs Rosemary Ngozi Amakwe , explained that the foundation is presently disturbing funds to the less privileged to enable them stock their homes with food stuff in this time of coronavirus pandemic.
According to her ,” we are not only empowering the less privileged, we are also evangelizing people about the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ. We have the prospect of building the foundation to enable us be in position to empower people in future ” she said.
In their separate speeches on health talk , Mrs Edinad ..who is a nurse with the Federal Medical Center Umuahia ,cautioned the beneficiaries to avoid anything that could expose them to covid-19 ,pointing out that ,” we need to we wash our hands with water and soap ,and also encourage the people around us to maintain environmental cleanliness.
In her speech, Mrs Iroegbu Ene the Director clinical ,enjoined people not to live in fears .In her words , ” we should not live in fears .God is the only one that can take away this pandemic, but we should be able to take the necessary precautions ” she maintained.
Handing over the funds to the individual beneficiaries, the Director of prayer, Mrs Constance James, prayed for the beneficiaries, urging them to use the funds to stock their homes with food stuff to enable them cushion the effect of the covid-19 pandemic,while assuring them that God would never allow the pandemic to reach their family members and homes .
Expressing their happiness ,Some of the beneficiaries of the batch five and batch six funds disbursement, which include ,Ifeoma Emmanuel, Blessing Chinonso ,Edna Okwor ,Mercy Nwugho ,Ogbonna Joy chukwuneke , Godwin promise Ijeoma ,Ahamefula Ozioma ,Ugo Onuoha ,Christiana Madubuchi ,Enyinnaya Chinyere ,Peculiar Anyanwu ,among other ,thank God for what He is using the foundation to do ,while praying God to bless the members of the foundation and all the Donors .