The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) has donated cartons of branded nose masks to Lagos State Government.
The body, in a statement on Sunday by its Registrar/CEO, Mrs Taiwo Ganiyat Olusesi, said the gesture was part of its support to the MaskUpLagos initiative to curtail the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
Olusesi said the Institute, a forerunner of ethics and corporate governance practices, must show its support by availing lending hands to the efforts of the government at curtailing the spread of COVID-19.
She pledged the Institute’s continued support and commitment at working hand in hand with the government and private sector at protecting workers and reviving the nation’s economy.
“At ICSAN, we thought of supporting the government in the MaskUpLagos initiative to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
“It has already caused a lot of havoc to individuals, national and global economy.
“We must find a way to move on and revive our economy till an end comes to this scourge.
“To this end, we are donating 5 cartons of facemasks to support the government in its MaskUpLagos initiative,” she said.
The Commissioner of Office of Establishment and Training, Mrs Ajibola Ponnle, represented by the Permanent Secretary, Mr Abiodun Bamgboye, lauded the efforts of the Institute in its support to the state government.Ponnle implored the Institute to partner the state government in the areas of staff training and capacity building. (NAN)