Staff Writer

Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb has extended its support to the Otjozondjupa Region, Grootfontein community by donating personal protective equipment (PPE) to the value of N$30,500.00.

The donation was handed over to the Grootfontein Municipality Chief Executive Officer, Kisco Sinvula, at the Grootfontein Municipality head office.

Sinvula thanked Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb for the support provided, with the aim to defeat the global pandemic COVID-19.

The donated PPE will serve as safety gear for the health care practitioners at the Grootfontein Community Isolation Center and as a preventative measure to curb the further transmission of COVID-19.

The delivered PPE includes:
• 20 Safety goggles
• 200 Aprons, light duty disposable
• 100 N95 masks
• 2 Packets of latex gloves (100 gloves in each box)
• 6 Thermometers

The PPE to be delivered includes:
• 20 Scrub suits
• 20 Isolation gowns

According to Alina Garises, Dundee Precious Metals Tsumeb, Manager Communications, the battle against COVID-19 is everyone’s responsibility, “let us unite nationwide and collaborate to keep safe, and defeat the Coronavirus.”