Ghana to go into complete lockdown and curfew if COVID 19 health and safety rules are not followed – Information Minister – There was all joy and partying in the lockdown lifted areas with neglect to the COVID 19 health and safety guidelines.
These exposed a lot of people to the risk of getting the virus and its spread, an occurrence that raised concerns from both the government and stakeholders.
Chief government spokesman Oppong Nkrumah has advised that regardless of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s suspension of a three-week partial lockdown enforced within the Greater Accra and Greater Kumasi districts if individuals are neither observing the social distancing rule nor placing on masks as directed by the President, we could go back into complete lockdown with curfew imposed.
Ghana’s Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah on Peace FM’s morning show ‘Kokrokoo’, hinted that if people decline to comply with different procedures together with social distancing and there’s a increase in infections, a complete lockdown, and a curfew will definitely be imposed as the President outlined in his address. He had this to say….
“If we proceed adhering to the other procedures, we do not expect a spike of infections. The 14 various other areas where there was no lockdown, we really did not see any type of spike, however if people keep being stubborn, and there is a lockdown, a spike and a curfew will certainly be enforced,” Oppong Nkrumah stated.
Some pundits have really revealed anxiousness that without control o on movement of people, there could be community spread because large number of individuals are neither observing the social distancing rule nor wearing face masks as directed by the President.
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