LIBERIA: Assistant Minister Remembers Roots … Donates Several Items To Mataldi Residents To Fight Coronavirus

Minister Famatta Bracewell

Assistant Youth and Sports Minister for Administration, Famatta Bracewell, has donated several assorted and non-assorted food items to residents of Old Mataldi, Bassa Town Community.

The items which included rice, soap, gallons of chloral, and water barrels among others, were presented to the leadership of the community as her way of identifying with residents of the Matadi Community where she grew up.

Madam Bracewell used the occasion to create awareness on the effect of the Coronavirus and cautioned residents to adhere to the preventive health measures which include constant washing of hands with soap and clean water, avoiding contact by shaking hands, touching sick people and staying home to be safe from being infected by the deadly Coronavirus that has brought the world to a standstill.

“Your health comes first; no need to doubt. We must adhere to measures outlined by the health authorities in keeping ourselves safe from the Coronavirus,” Assistant Minister Bracewell told the gathering.

Receiving the items on behalf of the community, Richardson Dolo and Eric F. Kowo, heads of the community, thanked Assistant Minister Bracewell for the donation and assured that the items will be used for the intended purpose as the residents will benefit from them.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.