VICTIMS SUPPORT FUND HANDS OVER WATER SANITATION AND HYGIENE (WASH) FACILITIES TO THREE (3) SCHOOLS IN ABIA STATE

Following the successful implementation of the 1st and 2nd phase of the VSF Covid-19 Emergency Intervention Programme, which involved the distribution of food, medical consumables and personal protective equipment’s (PPE’s) to nineteen (19) states across the six (6) geo-political zones of the country as well as the provision of support and donations to The National Council for Women Societies (NCWS), National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons (NCFRMI), Federal Ministry of Health and The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The VSF Taskforce on Covid-19 as part of its 3rd phase commenced the hand-over of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) facilities to fifty-four (54) schools in eighteen states (18) across the six (6) geo-political zones of Nigeria. Three (3) schools in each state have been chosen to benefit from this.

The VSF Taskforce on Covid19 was in Abia state on the 17th of March 2021 to handover the facilities to the benefitting schools.

The three schools in Abia State that benefited from the intervention are: Abam High School Ozu Abam, Arochukwu LGA, Community Secondary School Isingwu, Umuahia, and Ndiakata Secondary School Isingwu LGA.

These schools received:

  1. A solar-powered borehole
  2. 4 Hand Wash Stations
  3. 2000 Pcs of Reusable Facemasks
  4. 5 pieces of 4 Ltr Hand Sanitizers
  5. 120 Bottles of 500ml Liquid Hand wash
  6. 5 cartons of bleach

Victims Support Fund continues to work to provide relief to victims of insurgency and armed conflict in Nigeria especially in the core areas of livelihood and recovery, education and protection, infrastructural development, and peacebuilding.