Written by Moses Masiye
Apart from flying the Malawian flag in Italy, Alleluyah Band, an arm of Andiamo youth cooperative trust arrives back Thursday, with support that will see more children under 15 years as well as pregnant women accessing improved quality healthy services at Comfort community hospital in Balaka.
Andiamo youth corperative trust Director Patrick Bwanali says through the shows Alleluyah Band held in Italy, they have managed to raise funds, which will assist in quality health service delivery to over 90 thousand people.
“After successful provision of free health services to children below 15 years and pregnant women last financial year, we assure to continue the same this financial year following a successful tour of Italy and Israel,” Bwanali told this blogger.
He says 90 thousand patients were assisted of which 70 percent were children below 15 years, adding that more than that are to benefit this time around.
According to Bwanali, if these were to pay, the cost could be valued at over 15 million Kwacha.
Bwanali says:- “Apart from the funds, Alleluyah Band has through the tour also managed to bring in a state of the art ambulance, which will serve the communities around Balaka town.”
Alleluyah band has been on a tour for Italy and Israel for about three months.