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ZCCM-IH Donates K1 Million to Aid Cholera Fight in Zambia

ZCCM Investments Holdings (ZCCM-IH) has made a substantial contribution of K1 million to aid in the battle against the prevailing cholera outbreak. 

The generous donation is directed towards the Ministry of Health in Zambia and is explicitly designated to facilitate the provision of crucial food supplies at cholera treatment centers nationwide

Dr. Ndoba Vibetti, the CEO of ZCCM-IH, formally presented the cheque to the Ministry of Health during a ceremony attended by the Health Minister, Hon. Sylvia Masebo. 

Dr. Vibetti emphasized that the allocated funds are intended to address the nutritional needs of both patients and dedicated healthcare workers stationed at cholera treatment centers.

Expressing gratitude on behalf of the Ministry, Hon. Sylvia Masebo conveyed assurance that the donation would be directed towards its designated purpose. 

She highlighted the critical role of proper nutrition in the recovery process, stating, “Our patients and staff at the treatment centers receive a good diet because of support such as this. Good nutrition is important to us. This will go a long way in combating the scourge.”

ZCCM-IH took the opportunity to commend the Ministry of Health and all frontline workers for their relentless efforts in tackling the public health challenge posed by the cholera outbreak. 

The company recognizes the collective dedication and sacrifices made by healthcare professionals and reaffirms its commitment to supporting initiatives that contribute to the well-being of the community.

The K1 million donation from ZCCM-IH signifies a collaborative effort to address the immediate needs of those affected by cholera, reflecting the corporate sector’s commitment to playing an active role in public health crises.

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