Total donates 1,000 solar lamps to IDPs


Total Nigeria Plc, in collaboration with the Nigerian Red Cross Society, has donated and distributed 1,000 Awango by Total solar lamps and 3,000 insecticide-treated mosquito nets to Internally Displaced Persons’ camps, The Punch reports.

 According to a statement, the company reached out to the IDPs in some camps in Abuja in line with its sustainable development strategy. The camps are Apo Sunshine IDP camp, Waru IDP camp, Malaysia IDP camp and Durumi IDP camp.

It said out of the over 5,000 residents of the camps made up of 901 families, the IDPs were identified through a preliminary identification and tagging process by the Nigerian Red Cross Society.