Government officials in Ghana are exploiting the episode of the worldwide pandemic to engender their messages to the electorate since COVID-19 has eclipsed their crusades toward the December 7 presidential and parliamentary decisions.
The case isn’t diverse as John Dramani Mahama, a previous president, has vowed to set up another clinical research place with a limit like Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research and Kumasi Center for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine, in the north of Ghana.
In his lockdown day 14 review, Mahama demonstrated that in his second term as president, he “will twofold the bed limit of the 37 military emergency clinic and construct an Infectious Diseases Center there to provide food for the Southern segment so as to help oversee contaminations like Ebola and COVID-19”.
John Mahama who is driving the National Democratic Congress (NDC), additionally emphasized his “call for government to give satisfactory PPEs to wellbeing laborers, guarantee testing of whatever number individuals as could be expected under the circumstances for the COVID-19 infection as we remain at home during the all-inclusive lockdown period, watching social removing conventions and washing our hands with cleanser under running water, routinely”.
Ghana right now has just two research communities for testing for COVID-19.
These are the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) and the Kumasi Center for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine (KCCR).
At the time the previous president discharged his review, the COVID-19 cases in Ghana were 408 however the case tally has since expanded to 566 with new cases recorded in the Volta and Western Regions, carrying the quantity of locales with contaminations to ten.