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COVID-19: Ex-Chelsea Star Drogba Offers Hospital In Virus Fight

(FILES) On this file picture taken on April 16, 2016 exhibits the primary hospital of the Dider Drogba basis in Attecoube, a district of Abidjan. Former Chelsea ahead Didier Drogba has supplied his hospital in his native Ivory Coast to the combat towards the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP

 

Former Chelsea ahead Didier Drogba has supplied his hospital in his native Ivory Coast to the combat towards the coronavirus pandemic, a neighborhood politician mentioned.

Drogba, who scored 65 targets in 105 appearances for his nation and gained the Champions League with the English membership throughout his taking part in profession, has proposed using the Laurent Pokou hospital in Abidjan.

“We thank Drogba for this gift considered as an act of patriotism,” the top of the town’s regional council Vincent Toh Bi mentioned.

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The centre situated within the Attecoube district isn’t but in a working state however can be utilized in a interval of disaster.

“It’s up to the state to validate it and make it functional,” the director of Drogba’ basis, who run the unit, Mariam Breka mentioned.

Because the begin of the COVID-19 outbreak 4 folks have died and 533 instances have been registered in Ivory Coast.

AFP

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