The South Saharan Social Development Organisation (SSDO), an NGO, has donated food and non-food palliative items worth multi-million naira to 254 vulnerable households in Enugu State.

SSDO’s  donation, distributed in partnership with Nigeria Foundation for the Support of Victims of Terrorism (Victims Support Fund)included a bag of rice, beans, garri, and four-litre cooking oil to each of the vulnerable households.

Other non-food items donated were bottles of sanitizer and face masks.

Distributing the palliative to beneficiaries in Enugu East council area on Monday, Executive Director of SSDO, Dr Stanley Ilechukwu, said that the palliative was to give succour to the indigent.

According to Ilechukwu, most indigent livelihood and daily income have been affected by the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The executive director said that the donation, at this time, was also meant to meet the physiological and safety needs of the people.

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