The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Shi Ting Wang, on Thursday approached Ghana not to clear its nationals from China as the demonstration will expand the danger of Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease in the Country.
He said this was essential as the long-separation universal travel might build Ghana’s odds of COVID-19 contamination similarly as the U.S. what’s more, different nations recorded after they cleared their nationals.
Mr Wang told writers at a News instructions in Accra on the COVID-19 episode that however the worries of Ghanaian understudies and guardians were certified, it was most secure for outsiders to remain in China and maintain the anticipation quantifies by the Chinese government.
As indicated by him, this is to guarantee their security until everything was finished.
“It is alright for Ghanaian understudies to remain in China at present. The Chinese government will guarantee that they have adequate nourishment, drinking water and other strategic help. We will likewise offer brilliant clinical support if vital,” he expressed.
He said each college in Wuhan had set up unique working groups to deal with the remote understudies, which included Ghanaian understudies.
The representative noticed that college markets have sufficient supplies of nourishment and necessities, dispersed free three dinners every day notwithstanding free covers, thermometers, disinfectants and different materials to help outside understudies.
Mr Wang uncovered that the remote office of Hubei have set up the required measures to guarantee that no understudy is tainted while they give a 24-hour guiding hotline to soothe their nervousness and frenzy.
Nonetheless, he lauded the Ghanaian government on its logical methodology and auspicious reaction even with the pestilence, including that they ” accept that under the joint endeavors of the two sides, Ghanaian understudies in Wuhan are protected at this point”.
Right now, around 151 Ghanaian understudies are still in Wuhan trusting that their destiny will be dictated by the administration whether they will be brought back home or something else.
The quantity of recently affirmed cases in territories with the exception of Hubei dropped from 890 on February 3 to 45 on February 19.
Mr WANG said as at February 19; 2,118 individuals had passed on of COVID – 19 across the nation, with a death pace of about 2.5 percent contrasted with 10 percent for the SARS pandemic, 35 % for the MERS scourge and about 50per penny of the Ebola plague and 0.6per penny in territories aside from Hubei.
He stated, February 12, in excess of 1,000 individuals were restored every day and as of February 19; 1,779 individuals were relieved, while 16,155 individuals were released from clinics.
He said there were countless outsiders in China with a large portion of a million as remote understudies and as at now just 27 outsiders were contaminated with COVID-19 in China and just two of them kicked the bucket of the infection.
Mr WANG said there was just a single African understudy in China tainted and had just been restored and released with no Ghanaian understudy contaminated.
He said the COVID-19 influenced 25 nations with 1,051 individuals tainted and seven passings outside China, including that a large portion of the affirmed cases outside China happened because of the clearing of outsiders.
He noticed that powerful medications were created to help in the treatment of the illness and guaranteed that China was certain and had the limit, assets and assurance to win against the pestilence.
In the interim, Ghanaians have been encouraged to continue rehearsing the well being measures; appropriate hand washing with cleanser under running water, and covering of mouth when hacking or sniffling to forestall the infection.