(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Ariston Thermo Heating Technology Nigeria Limited, as part of its support to Nigeria’s war against COVID-19, has donated 600-Litres Capacity Water Heaters to boost the capacity of the Lagos State Government in containing the ravaging disease, which has infected over 20, 000 Nigerians and killed over five hundred.
The donation was disclosed vi a letter addressed to the Lagos State COVID-19 Response Team, through the Honourable Commissioner for Health, Lagos State.
Items donated by Ariston include: 4 units of 100-litres water heater units and 1 unit of 200-litres water heater unit manufactured in state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Europe would be installed at designated COVID-19 Treatment Centres across the state.
Ariston commended the Lagos State Government under the able leadership of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu for the proactive and effective management of the COVID-19 pandemic in the state so far, adding that the donation was in recognition of the fact that the government alone could not shoulder the burden of the COVID-19 pandemic lone.
The water heaters are meant to ensure the constant availability of the much-needed hot water for bathing and other usage at the treatment centres, while the combined 600-litres capacity of the Water Heaters would provide the treatment centres with up to 18,000 litres of hot or warm water for bathing, cleaning, sanitation and laundry, hand-washing and other usage at the treatment centres on a daily basis.”
Dr. Dayo Lajide, Lagos State Government, Director, Healthcare Planning, Research and Statistics, Lagos State Ministry of Health, while expressing the appreciation of the state government lauded Ariston Thermo Group for their contributions towards the state’s COVID-19 efforts.
Ariston Thermo Heating Technology Nigeria Limited is a member of the Ariston Thermo Group, makers of Ariston Water Heater – global leader in thermal comfort solutions for domestic, commercial and industrial spaces.