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The Government of Abia State has taken delivery of one of the four containers of medical supplies and equipments worth over $400,000 each donated by Project C.U.R.E.
The Eastern Updates gathered that this was facilitated from the United States by Dr (Mrs) Ngozi Ogbonna-Erondu and Dr. Edith Ugboaja from Abia State Diaspora Office.
The offloading of the containers of the medical equipment was done under the supervision of the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Joe Osuji.
Speaking, Mrs Ngozi Ogbonna-Erondu who is the Senior Special Adviser to Governor Okezie Ikpeazu on Diaspora matters, thanked the Abia Chief Executive for all his support in ensuring that the goods were shipped to the state.
According to Erondu, the equipment and supplies will be used in the new Pediatric Hospital.
Project C.U.R.E is the world’s largest distributor of donated medical equipment and supplies to resource-limited communities across the globe, touching the lives of patients, families, and children in more than 135 countries.
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