Monrovia, 29 August, 2021 / 8:30 pm (ACI Africa).
Pope Francis has donated medical equipment to St. Joseph Catholic Hospital of Liberia’s Monrovia Archdiocese, to help in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.
The Holy Father’s donation was presented to the hospital staff Wednesday, August 25 by the Apostolic Nuncio in Liberia, Archbishop Dagoberto Campos Salas, in the presence of the Secretary General of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Liberia (CABICOL).
“The Holy Father, Pope Francis has demonstrated his closeness and affection to the people of Liberia through the donation of assorted medical supplies to the St. Joseph Catholic Hospital, Monrovia for the fight against Covid-19,” members of Liberia CABICOL say in a statement issued Wednesday, August 25.
The Cutting of the the ribbon to unveil the Pope's donation. Credit: CABICOL
The items donated include Grembiule, Bernilene, Vapo spray, Oxygen heads, XTsense, Nose mask, Face shield, Full face mask with headgear, and Visiera per pratezione del volto.