Showing posts from April 17, 2020

LADOL Joins Private Sector Coalition Fight Against COVID-19

LADOL Free Zone has joined private sector coalition fight against the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility.

Our correspondent authoritatively confirmed this development from the company’s Chairman, Mr. Ladi Jadesimi noting that a donation has been made to Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN in this regard.

In response to enquiries on the company’s CSR initiatives during COVID-19 pandemic, the Chairman stated that the company joined the coalition because they believe this government is on the right track and is handling this crisis well – in fact, as confirmed by the United Nations, the Government of Nigeria’s response has been one of the best in the world

He also confirmed that in addition to this donation LADOL is providing food and PPE for their staff and the local community – with food and protective kits being distributed to the local community.

“We want to support the local communities to ensure that they can stay at home and follow…

Synergising With African Union: A Call To Eradicate COVID-19

...Locally Manufacturing COVID-19 Equipment Will Increase Indigenous Capacity- LADOL MD
Sandra Ukele

The call has been made by the Managing Director LADOL Free Zone, Dr. Amy Jadesimi to establish a collaboration with other African countries in battling the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to LADOL MD:

“Working with the African Union, AU and/or otherwise collaborating with other African countries will help us get through this crisis.

"We should help our smaller neighbours, both because this is the right thing to do morally but also because from an epidemiological perspective, if we don’t eradicate this virus or the threat it poses, every country in Africa remain at risk.

“The economic ramifications maybe as devastating for us as the health crisis, which is why the Government’s quick action in setting up funds to protect SMEs and Nigerian jobs is very reassuring, “ she said.

Dr. Jadesimi who is a Supergroup founding member of the African Influencers for Development Initiative (AIDI), a…