On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc (Julius Berger) donated 48 beds for hospitals with mattresses, to the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital (AKTH) in Kano State to support in the shoring-up of hospital resources needed to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.
The beds were received by the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Professor Abdulrahman Abba Sheshe, who expressed his utmost thanks to Julius Berger Nigeria Plc for the apt gesture, stating “This is a very noble gesture from Julius Berger, donating critical infrastructure at this time. we are indeed very grateful”.
Made from high-grade aluminium parts, the beds were manufactured in Nigeria by Abumet Nigeria Limited (Abumet), Julius Berger’s aluminium and glass processing subsidiary. Abumet converted its production capacities for the timely production of the beds, which have been distributed to a number of hospitals and care facilities in Nigeria since the onset of the pandemic in Nigeria.
Julius Berger is unwavering in its commitment to support the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic in Nigeria. Through various contributions, the Company will continue to support efforts to overcome this unprecedented challenge.
About Julius Berger
Julius Berger Nigeria Plc is a Nigerian company offering integrated construction solutions. The company has been operating in Nigeria since 1965 and its scope covers all areas of construction. Julius Berger is dedicated to utilization of cutting-edge technologies, the continuous investment in staff training and strong partnership with clients. Quality, integrity, safety and sustainability are the pillars of Julius Berger’s structures and behaviors. The company is committed to being a responsible corporate citizen and actively seeks out opportunities to make measurable differences in the future of people and communities.