- Three chief executive officers have promised to provide almost 10 million facemasks to help fight coronavirus
- The assurances came from Tim Cook of Apple, Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and Elon Musk of Space X and Tesla
- Apple's donation was announced by the vice president of the United States of America, Mike Pence
Three technology companies, Apple, Facebook and Tesla, have revealed plans of donating a total of 9,970,000 facemasks to support the fight against the coronavirus.
Tim Cook of Apple has indicated that the company would donate 9 million of the N95 protective facemasks.
Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook and Elon Musk of Tesla and Space X have also announced plans of donating 720,000 and at least 250,000 facemasks respectively.
The vice president of the United States of America (USA), Mike Pence, announced Apple’s intended donation on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, Business Insider reports.
According to Cook, the aim is to support healthcare providers who are battling the coronavirus.
In other news, a lady identified as Precious Williams has shared a heart-wrenching experience about how she is struggling to cope after testing positive for coronavirus.
Precious disclosed in a message on social media that she tested positive for the COVID-19 and she asked her friends to remember her in their prayers for a speedy recovery.
After being in the hospital for a week, she described COVID-19 as a ''monster.''
She said she is unable to breathe due to the damages the virus has caused to her lungs.
"I’ve tested positive for the corona and I have pneumonia! Been n the hospital for a week dying! Well at least that’s wat it feels like! This thing is a monster! Not being able to breathe is one of the worse feelings in the world!!! It’s not a game ppl plz pray for me," Precious sadly wrote.
Legit.ng previously reported that a father of a two-month-old infant in Shanghai created a custom-built pod complete with an air purification system to keep his baby safe from coronavirus.
The 30-year-old father Cao Junjie refashioned a cat carrier to make the sealable pod that includes an air-quality monitor displaying the concentration of carbon dioxide inside.
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