The Victims Support Fund Taskforce on Covid-19 has commissioned and handed over a newly installed thirteen (13) passenger capacity elevator and UPS equipment to the Federal Ministry of Health on Tuesday, 21st September 2021 as part of its efforts to support the activities of the ministry during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

The Taskforce in September 2020 made an initial donation of ICT equipments and funds to the Federal Ministry of Health; to support the Ministerial Expert Advisory Committee on the National Pandemic Action Plan, technology equipment, state-of-the-art video teleconferencing and surveillance facilities, and infrastructure to support data collection, and the quality of human capacity within the ministry.

Victims Support Fund Taskforce on Covid-19 has completed the implementation of the first, second and thirdphases of its 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) and the Construction of Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) facilities in fifty-four (54) schools in eighteen states (18) across the six (6) geo-political zones of Nigeria.

The Victims Support Fund Taskforce on Covid-19 was inaugurated by the Chairman of Victims Support Fund, Lt. Gen T Y Danjuma rtd, with a mandate to provide palliative measures to Internally Displaced Persons and other vulnerable groups around the country, as part of its contribution to national efforts in the fight against COVID-19.