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Ghana: Prudential Life Insurance Ghana Donates Gh¢700, 000 to Support Covid-19 Fight

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Prudential Life Insurance Ghana, a leading insurer in the country in collaboration with Prudence Foundation, the community investment arm of Prudential Plc in Africa and Asia, have provided a total of GH¢700,000 to three institutions to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic .

The beneficiary institutions are the Ghana office of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), National Cardiothoracic Center (NCC) and the Ghana Infections Disease Center (GIDC).

The funds are to be used on projects to support the vulnerable and needy in society to fight against the COVID-19.

A ceremony to hand over the funds and sign the corresponding governing agreements was held at the Prudential Life Insurance Head Office in Accra.

The Executive Director of Prudence Foundation, Marc Fancy, said: “The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on people’s health, livelihoods and economies, highlight the important role that we can play in providing safety nets for citizens, businesses and governments. Through the new Group-wide Prudence Foundation COVID-19 Relief Fund, we are pleased to collaborate with our business units across Asia and Africa to contribute through a wide range of initiatives.”

The Regional CEO for Prudential West Africa, Emmanuel MokobiAryee, said: “Prudential is passionate about providing relief in these trying times. We believe in helping people get the most out of life and our position remains resolute particularly in these unusual times. Now, we are happy to be associated with these institutions to provide some much needed relief for many more Ghanaians through these projects.”