The Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Emmanuel Udom, on Wednesday counseled indigenous upstream oil big, Moni Pulo restricted for supporting the efforts of the Akwa Ibom State Government in combating the ravaging world scourge of COVID-19.
The Governor made the comment whereas taking supply of a model new ambulance donated by Moni Pulo to the State Government. Represented by the Secretary of the Akwa Ibom State Government, Dr. Emmmuel Ekuwem, the Governor stated the gesture of the corporate proved that it positioned premium on human lives past doing enterprise throughout the territorial waters of the State.
“I can see in you as a corporate entity, one that is striking that link between the human person and your business. It is not just Corporate Social Responsibility but it is also a sign of the humanism in you as a corporate organisation called Moni Pulo,” the Governor stated, whereas praying God’s blessing on the corporate.
Making the donation on behalf of the Executive Chairman of Moni Pulo, Dr. Mrs. Seinye O. B. Lulu-Briggs, Head of Admin and Community Relations Officer the corporate, Chief Clifford Daerego stated the corporate’s intervention in donating an ambulance to Akwa Ibom, its host State, was to help the efforts of the State authorities in containing the unfold of the virus. He lauded the pragmatic steps taken thus far by the State authorities and prolonged the perfect needs of the administration and workers of Moni Pulo restricted to the federal government and folks of Akwa Ibom State.
In a associated growth, Community Relations Officer of Moni Pulo, Chief Itama Bassey Ekpe on behalf of the corporate additionally delivered 2,000 luggage of Rice to all communities throughout the firm’s host LGA, Mbo Local Government Area. According to him the donation follows a protracted historical past of Moni Pulo’s responsiveness as a company citizen in standing by its host communities by way of thick and skinny. He famous that though the worldwide oil sector had been adversely affected by the pandemic and the variety of COVID-19 circumstances have been low in Akwa Ibom State, the corporate nonetheless thought of it very important to help its host LGA and the individuals of the State on account of the challenges being skilled by weak individuals, households and communities because of the lockdown.
Receiving the baggage of rice on behalf of Mbo Local Government Area, Chairman of the Council, Rt. Hon. Asukwo Eyo thanked Moni Pulo for its considerate intervention and warranted the corporate that weak households in communities throughout the LGA can be the prime beneficiaries of the sort gesture.