Tanga, 16 May 2014
Tanga Cement PLC , has donated a total of One
Thousand (1000) bags of Simba cement as its donation towards construction of Pangani
district Schools’ Laboratories, Teachers and Doctors’ Houses as well as Hostels for
Secondary schools’ children. The cost of the donated cement is Tzs12,800,000.
Speaking during the handing-over ceremony, Tanga Cement PLC ’s Plant
Manager Eng. Benedict Lema said; “Tanga Cement PLC understands the
importance of development, well-being and sustainability of Tanzanian communities and
that is why we have been supporting them though our CSI program. And this can be
evidenced by the various CSI projects we have been under taking in various areas of the
country. We have been supporting school, hospitals, environmental initiative programs
as well as community development activities”.
The cement donated covers the Company’s two focus areas of its CSI program which
are Education and Health. Two other two areas that are the major focus for the
Company are Environment and Community development and sustainability.
The company has already spent a total of Tzs163million for donations and various CSI
projects in the country in 2014