Co-op Bank donates Sh100m to boost the coronavirus fund

Co-op’s Managing Director Gideon Muriuki who on April 6, 2020 said the bank has donated Sh100 million to the private sector-led Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund. PHOTO | FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Mr Muriuki on Monday wrote to KBL MD Jane Karuku, who heads the fund, informing her about the cash donation.
  • Devki Steel Mills last week pledged to donate Sh100 million worth of oxygen.
  • Kenya had confirmed 142 Covid-19 cases by Sunday after 16 more people tested positive.

The Co-operative Bank of Kenya (Co-op Bank) has donated Sh100 million to the private sector-led Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund that was set up recently to gather resources for fighting the spread and impact of the virus.

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