NICO Supports DAPP Malawi
The NICO Life and Pension have supported DAPP Malawi in the fight against Covid-19 through a 2 million Malawi Kwacha donation made on 25 September 2020 in Blantyre.
Presenting the donation was the NICO Life Executive Officer Mr Eric Chapola who said it is part their responsibilities to ensure that the public is sensitized of Covid-19 and it is encouraging when organisations like come forward to join hands for a good course.
The funds will be used to purchase sanitary supplies like hand washing buckets and tablets of soap to promote sanitation and hygiene. The materials will be made available in strategic points like markets, churches, schools and maize meals in order to reach out to many people.
The funds will contribute towards interventions which will be carried out in Traditional Authority Nyambi in Machinga district where DAPP is also implementing a screening for nutrition project which is primarily targeting pregnant women, lactating mothers and under-5 children.
Receiving the donation on behalf of DAPP Malawi was the Head of Programs Mr Moses Chibwana who expressed gratitude for the timely donation as the organization joins hands with the rest of the world in the continued sensitization of communities to avoid contracting or further spreading the coronavirus.
The intervention will be carried out from October 2020 to December 2020.