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Allianz Life donates $1.46m to medics in frontline fighting the coronavirus in Ghana.

Allianz Life Insurance has announced free life insurance cover worth GHS8.44 million to medics in three hospitals in Ghana.

37 Military Hospital, Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital in the Greater Accra Region, and the KomfoAnokye Teaching Hospital in the Ashanti region are the 3 said regions.

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“We recognize that the government has put in place a number of measures to ensure that this outbreak is contained. For us at Allianz Life, we looked at what the government has done and decided to add to these measures by taking care of these professionals at the frontline of this fight in case of any eventuality,”

Gideon Ataraire, CEO of Allianz Life Insurance said during a ceremony to present the package to the management of the 37 Military Hospital.

112 medical doctors and 620 nurses who work in the emergency sections and other key departments in the three health institutions will enjoy the insurance claim.

Allianz officially launched its life insurance operations in Ghana on May 24th, 2018.