President Akufo-Addo has sacrificed his three months(April,May,June) salaries to set up a fund to control the widespread of Coronavirus.
According to him,the fund will be managed by former Chief Justice, Sophia Akufo-Addo hence he urged all cooperate organizations to help raise fund to help fight the Coronavirus
“I have directed the Controller and Accountant General to pay my April, May and June salaries to a special fund that would receive donations from philanthropists to help fight the outbreak,” the President said in a televised speech on Friday
According to figures from the Ghana Health Service, the country has recorded a total of 136 cases.
Majority of Ghana’s 136 confirmed cases, GHS says, are Ghanaians who returned home from affected countries and were under mandatory quarantine.
By: Richard Obeng Bediako / Kingdom 107.7 FM / Kingdom TV/ Kingdomfmonline.com / Richardobengbediako@gmail.com / Ghana / 2020