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Onitsha flood victims get relief from International Breweries

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As a response to the humanitarian disaster brought on by floods in sure elements of the nation, International Breweries Plc, a proud a part of AB InBev, the most important beer maker on the earth with over 500 beer manufacturers, made donations of relief supplies to varied affected communities in Onitsha and environs.

International Breweries Plc made donations of relief supplies value hundreds of thousands of Naira to the victims of the flood catastrophe in Ogbaru Local Government Area of Anambra State. Some of the gadgets had been each day subsistent wants reminiscent of cartons of vegetable oil, cartons of noodles, branded baggage of rice, malt cans, and cartons of spaghetti. The gadgets had been offered to the Camp Manager, Chinedu Okosa over the weekend.


Speaking on the presentation of things, the Corporate Affairs Manager, International Breweries Plc, Damian Igwe, mentioned the corporate commiserates with the individuals and the Anambra State Government on the lack of human lives and properties.

According to Igwe, “This is one of our corporate social responsibility interventions. The intention is to support the displaced persons in Ogbaru LGA through the donation of relief materials, majorly groceries. We are moved by the pain of the people and are only demonstrating the compassion that a socially responsible organisation should demonstrate at a time like this.”

Corporate Affairs Manager, International Breweries PLC (IBPLC) Onitsha, Mr Damian Igwe; Flood Committee Chairman, Ogbaru Local Government Area (LGA), Anambra State, Mr Ben Nwasike; Plant Manager, IBPLC Onitsha, Mr Fidelis Igwe; Member representing Ogbaru 1 Constituency in Anambra State House of Assembly, Honourable Noble Igwe and Member representing Ogbaru 2 Constituency in Anambra State House of Assembly, Honourable Somto Udeze, through the donation of relief merchandise by IBPLC to Ogbaru Local Government Area (LGA) in Anambra state for its residents to minimise the affect of the flood within the state.

Also talking, Plant Manager, International Breweries Plc, Onitsha, Fidelis Igwe famous that the Ogbaru group has been a superb host to the corporate, including that the corporate noticed it as its accountability to help them throughout this attempting interval. “It is good we reciprocate the good gesture when it’s needed. We thought it important to give the community something to keep them going,” he mentioned.


Receiving the gadgets, Chinedu Okosa, the Camp Manager counseled International Breweries Plc for the gesture. According to Okosa, all of the flats of the 2 buildings donated by Hon. Chuchu Onyema, representing Ogbaru Federal Constituency had been totally occupied with about 1,046 displaced individuals from 647 households.

Okosa appealed to the state and Ogbaru Local Governments to do extra for the displaced individuals as their struggling had elevated by the day with out satisfactory services within the camp.

Miss Chioma Okeke, one of many displaced mentioned she was trying ahead to going again residence to renew faculty. “I have lost a lot academically because I am supposed to be in school with others learning. My community is blocked off from the rest of the world,” she mentioned.

International Breweries Plc is the maker of premium merchandise reminiscent of Hero Lager; Trophy Lager; Trophy Extra Stout; Beta Malt; Grand Malt, amongst others.

Onitsha flood victims get relief from International Breweries

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Author: Daily Post Staff

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