Dalmasio Bengono Kung, National Director of Lifesaving and Catastrophes, highlighted the importance of this day, and the commitment shown by the Red Cross.
The National Director for Lifesaving and Catastrophe pointed out that 8th May is the day on which the Red Cross throughout the world has set as Fund-raising Day,
The help received, not only money, but also provisions, furnishings and clothes, are essential.
With respect to the mission of the Red Cross, he indicated that the institution provides humanity, bravery, life expectancy, strength and motivation.
Dalmasio Bengono also invited the population to get used to helping others. The activities organised for the day consisted in a mass to commemorate the dead, and a collection of funds.
Source: Official Web Page of the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea