The Chief Executive Officer of Engineers & Planners Ltd and brother to former President John Dramani Mahama, Mr. Ibrahim Mahama has donated a brand new ultra modern anaesthetic machine to the COVID theatre of the University of Ghana Medical Center to support the hospital and government fight against COVID-19.
Presenting the anesthetic machine on behalf of the Mr. Ibrahim Mahama , Mr. Rafik Mahama who is an aide to Mr. Ibrahim Mahama said “Mr. Ibrahim Mahama’s donation is intended to help the fight against COVID-19 in the country. With UGMC being one of the main referral centers for treating critically ill patients, it’s important the hospital is fully equipped in order to help reduce the increasing mortality rate among the critically ill patients. Also, similar donations will be done across other health facilities on a later date.”
Receiving the items for the UGMC, the Director of Operations of UGMC, Mrs. Lucy Ayeh Brimpong expressed gratitude for the donation and indicated that “the anesthesia machine will be extremely helpful to the centre when treating critically ill COVID-19 patients.”
BELOW ARE SOME IMAGES FROM THE UGMC DURING THE DONATION