Menengai Oil Refineries Limited has donated 1600 bars of soap to the Kenya Redcross and the Nakuru County Government which will complement the ongoing fight against Coronavirus.
According to the head of Marketing Simpson Osiemo, the company is set to partner with government and Non-Governmental agencies in the fight against the pandemic which continues to spread across the world.
“COVID-19 is a global threat and should not be left to the national and county governments to handle it alone. We as MORL shall endeavor to engage in partnerships that make an impact in the lives of ordinary people in the society,” he said.
He added that Kenyans should embrace sanitation as it has been proven to be able to eradicate the COVID-19 virus.
“It has been medically proven that one of the ways to prevent oneself from getting the coronavirus is by thoroughly washing hands with soap and water. With this in mind, we at Menengai Oil Refineries Limited have seen fit to donate our soap to Redcross for distribution to our fellow Kenyans” Mr. Osiemo said.
In total Menengai Oil Refinery Limited donated 76,800 bars of soap to both Kenya Redcross and Nakuru County government to curb further spread of the COVID-19