Nile breweries donates nutri kits to Mwana mugimu nutrition unit

By Daudi Zirimala

The Nile Breweries has donated Nutrition kits alongside solar panel unit worth 60 million shillings to Mwana Mugimu Nutrition Unit at Mulago Hospital to promote nutrition among women and Children.

While handing over these nutri kits and mosquitoes nets, the Nile breweries Legal and Corporate affairs Director Onapito Ekolomoit said that, the kits contain a rich variety of nutrients such as soya, silver fish, ground nuts to cater for children’s basic nutritional needs.

He says Nile breweries through its Nutri-Kit Project based on the reports in Mulago hospital that malnutrition is a major public concern yet proper nutrition is essential to ensure the growth, health and development of children to their full potential.

Childhood malnutrition is a direct cause of 35 t0 55 percent of all childhood deaths making it urgency to prevent and address the problem.

Nile breweries donates reusable pads prisoners

By Daudi  Zirimala

Female Pupils of Murchison Bay primary school Luzira have been given 300 pieces of reusable sanitary towels to enable them stay comfortably in school during menstrual cycles.

The long lasting Reusable sanitary pads have been donated by employees of Nile breweries thought individual contributions to ensure that girls have a fair chance to play in life as they develop into responsible citizens through education.

Speaking at the handover ceremony the Nile Breweries Legal and Corporate affairs Manager Onapito Ekomoloit said that they are passionate about the education of the disadvantaged girl child because girls lag behind the boys in education due to menstruation related hygiene problems by missing 4 days of school every week.