Medical Workers Commended For Fight Against COVID-19
By Racheal Nuwahereza
Skin Guard brand has commended medical workers for their contribution towards the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.
Stephen Mukisa, the Movit Products Senior Manager, Brand Management, made the remarks during the general assembly conference for the Federation of Medical Students Association (FUMSA) under the theme: “Global Heath During and after the Covid-19 Pandemic: How Healthcare Professional Students can contribute” held to mark the 50th anniversary.
The two-day conference that attracted medical students from all universities across Uganda was held at Makerere University from 15th to 18th April 2022, and on the sidelines, the conference featured a sports gala that happened on 16th and 17th April 2022 to create awareness of the Covid-19 vaccination.
The conference was among others graced by Prof, Barnabas Nawangwe, the Makerere University Vice Chancellor, Richard Todwong, the NRM Secretary General, and Geoffrey Sseremba, the Under Secretary from Office of the Prime Minister who represented Rt. Hon. Robinah Nabbanja.
While delivering his remarks, Mukisa affirmed that Medical workers, irrespective of the high risks involved, braved the situation and continued to treat Ugandans.
He further underlined the immense contribution of anti-bacterial products such as Skin Guard towards controlling the spread of Covid-19.
“Skin guard stood with Ugandans in their bid to protect themselves against the deadly Covid-19 by providing high-quality sanitizer throughout the pandemic,” said Mukisa.
Mukisa appreciated FUMSA for the opportunity noting that the conference’s objectives speaks to the brand’s directions.
“Skin Guard is a brand that stands for good personal hygiene standards because our products contain anti-bacterial content which guarantees skin protection from germs,” Mukisa explained.