African Queen No.1 Distributor Limited a company dealing in the distribution of fast-moving consumer goods in and around Uganda has today made its second donation to the National Taskforce.
“We inform you that our partner/supplier from Kenya heed the plea of our President Museveni on offering any form of donation to the COVID-19 Task Force that has been mandated to not only lead the fight against the COVID-19 virus but also ensure proper distribution of food to those families that have been greatly affected during this time,” African Queen said in a letter to Minister Mary Karoro Okurut, Chairperson of the National Taskfoce.
African Queen made a donation of 100,000 BIC pens worth Shs50 million to the Ministry of Health. The donation was handed over by the BIC Country Manager Richard Mugenyi and it will supplement the Education Ministry’s distribution of studying material during lockdown.
A week ago, African Queen made its first donation to the National Task Force. The company donated over 18 tonnes of maize flour.