Lesotho Blood Transfusion Service joined together with Lesotho Red Cross Society to celebrate World Blood Donor Day at an event held at the Queen Elizabeth II Hospital in Maseru.
Messages were heard from blood donors and blood recipients, as well as from the Minister of Health and Social Welfare and the WHO Representative. Entertainment was provided by Lesotho Red Cross Society Youth.
During the ceremony, milestone donors were presented with certificates and World Blood Donor Day T-shirts. Promotional posters, stickers and brochures were distributed. The event ended with a lunch for blood donors and invited guests.
Maleqhoa Nyopa
Manager, Lesotho Blood Transfusion Service