Chief Govt of the Ghana Grid Firm, Jonathan Amoako-Baah states a collective international strategy to tackling the coronavirus pandemic is what will enable the planet get the combat.
COVID-19 circumstances carry on to escalate across the globe and Africa whilst the loss of life toll does not appear to be easing any time quickly.
In Ghana, despite the rise in the overall number of cases, there is common acceptance that the steps put in spot by govt are creating a large distinction and will go a very long way to have the distribute.
Recently, the federal government extended a two-7 days lockdown of vital cities in the region by yet another 7 days, as it seems to be to flatten the curve of distribute.
Contributing to a Utilities Disaster Administration Webinar organised by the Utility CEO Discussion board and Intelligent Electrical power International, Jonathan Amoako-Baah reported: “What is before us is a pandemic of ancient Egyptian proportions. Whilst the entire globe is threatened during just about every aspect of its everyday living, there is an chance for us to come jointly to battle this. It is only the collective effort and hard work that will set this behind us usually we stand a opportunity of experiencing even higher troubles ahead.”
As a leader of an vital services enterprise in Ghana, Jonathan’s position is quite cut out for him and he continues to be poised to steer the ship in the correct path.
“The condition has impacted vast majority in the electricity sector such as GRIDCo especially in the area of key projects that are vital to preserving an economical grid process. Nevertheless, we are wanting to leverage prospects and mitigate the challenges posed by the pandemic in get to bolster our enterprise product for a substantially far better outlook.
“I want to also urge every person to go on following the laid-down precautions and measures in location in order for us to battle this head on and acquire,” he included.
The Webinar explored the readiness of the African electric power sector in working with the pandemic.
Participants in the sector shared ordeals in handling their operations in the midst of the pandemic and also embraced quite a few greatest practises from sector gurus.