StarTimes donates 6,000 facemasks to Nigeria

StarTimes Nigeria, a digital terrestrial television (DTT) network services provider on Friday donated 6,000 facemasks to Nigeria in its contribution towards the fight against COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

The company, which made the donation as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) towards the fight against the scourge in Nigeria, was received at Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed in Abuja by the Honourable Minister.

Receiving the donation, Mrs Ahmed commended the company for its kindly and friendly gesture.

According to the Minister, “Startimes has proven over time that it is a reliable partner”.

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She said Nigeria has enjoyed the company’s relationship and it has shown the advantage of a public-private partnership (PPP).

Responding, the chief executive officer (CEO) of Startimes Nigeria, Mr. David Zhang, reiterated the partnership between the two countries and promised to continue to support Nigeria in every way possible.

He said that the company is adding an educational channel on their platform to help students continue learning in this period of Covid-19 pandemic




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