Nakuru based Menengai Oil Refineries Limited is donating one thousand four hundred (1,600) cartons of Menengai Cream soap and Kibuyu Bar Soap to the Kenya Red Cross and Nakuru County government.
The company’s head of marketing, Simpson Osiemo, Kenya Red Cross Deputy Secretary-General, Annette Msabeni, and Nakuru County Government’s Health County Officer Mr. Samuel Kingóri, shall spearhead this initiative
This is to help compliment the efforts by Kenya Red Cross to curb the spread if Covid-19 pandemic and specifically in low-income areas as well as the vulnerable people across the country.
“Covid-19 is a global threat and should not be left to the national and county governments to handle alone. We as MORL shall endeavor to engage in partnerships that make an impact in the lives of ordinary people in the society.”
“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.”
In total Menengai Oil Refinery Limited is donating 76,800 bars of soap to both Kenya Redcross and Nakuru County government to curb further spread of the Covid-19