The Takoradi Technological College (TTU) has donated around 15,000 parts of nose masks to the Regional Department of the Ghana Journalists Affiliation, the Regional Coordinating Council and Industry Associations in the struggle versus the unfold of the fatal COVID-19 pandemic.
Other establishments to reward from the University’s innovation include things like Wellbeing Directorates across the several MMDAs in the region, susceptible teams amongst others.
Professor John Frank Eshun, Vice-Chancellor of the University claimed it was prudent that the College introduced its technological prowess out by way of the homemade nose masks in fixing societal problems as introduced by the lethal virus.
He was speaking at a symbolic presentation of the nose masks intended by the Style Office of the College of Used Arts and Know-how of the College to Mr Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, the Western Regional Minister at the Jubilee Park in Takoradi.
The Jubilee park now homes far more than 800 traders, who were evacuated from the central business enterprise district of the Markets circle by the town Authorities due to social distancing.
He reminded all and sundry of the need to keep to all the protocols and Directive by WHO and the governing administration of Ghana in made up of and staying away from the distribute of the virus.
The Vice-Chancellor stated the University was geared up and equipped to develop additional of the masks and referred to as on institutions to associate or guidance in creating much more to serve the public have to have.
Mr. Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, the Western Regional Minister who been given the goods and offered them to heads of institutions present, mentioned it had turn into even more required for the Location to sit up as it has recorded 1 case by now.
“We are putting all shoulders to the wheel to make sure that the Chinese sufferer in our situation is addressed, we are also pursuing up with appropriate speak to tracing to avoid any degeneration of the situation”, he additional.
He, consequently, advised the market place girls in particular to be cautious of social distancing although, urging patrons to wear the nose masks for the required security.
The ceremony was also employed to inaugurate an 11-member TTU Covid-19 taskforce from the College.