Prolocco Dele Grazie a town in Italy has presented medical equipments including a 60 KVA generator, and X-ray machines to the Medical Unit of the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces.
This donation which was done by the people of Prolocco Dele Grazie or Golletta meaning ‘to help the children’ emanated from a memorandum of understanding signed between the Minister of Defence Major Rtd. Alfred Palo Conteh and Dr Ferra Francesco, member of the Prolocco Dele Grazie.
The Chief of Defence Staff Major General Alfred Nelson-Williams thanked the community for their generous donations, on behalf of the Ministry of Defence, Officers and men of the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces.
Major -General Nelson-Williams echoed that he will ensure that the equipment is well taken care of and used for the intended purpose.
Another 40 foot container is expected to arrive next week so as to improve the status of 34 military hospital.
The pioneer of the project Major CDS Kamara said he is delighted to see the fulfillment of the project.