Director of Elections for the NDC, Elvis Afriyie Ankrah says President Akufo-Addo together with Executive Secretary of the National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof Kenneth Attafuah must be held responsible for any case of Covid-19 in the Eastern Region.
President Akufo-Addo has appointed Dr Anarfi Asamoa-Baah, a former Deputy Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), as the Presidential Coordinator for the Government’s Coronavirus Response Programme.
Government has been urged to ensure that the distance learning programme to be implemented by the Ministries of Communication and Education in the wake of the closure of schools and universities is done offline.
The Minister for Transport, Kweku Ofori Asiamah has indicated that transport operators have requested jingles on Covid-19 infection and preventive measures issued by the Ministry of Health to play in public transport as part of efforts to support the fight.
The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has indicated that it will expel any Journalist from the Association if that individual goes contrary to the Association's Code of Ethics by causing fear and panic to the citizenry in disseminating information on Covid-19.