The Ghana Institute of Administration and Community Administration (GIMPA) has benefited from Zoomlion Ghana Limited’s wide-scale disinfection of tertiary establishments throughout the country.
The training sorts aspect of the squander administration company’s company social duty (CSR) aimed at supporting to include the combat from the 2019 novel coronavirus (Covid-19), which is has been declared a world-wide pandemic.
At the GIMPA campus at Legon, a team of Zoomlion sprayers disinfected lecture halls, places of work, household services of lecturers and the total GIMPA campus.
The sprayers made use of chlorine-based mostly chemical substances and smoke disinfectant equipment for the training.
Talking to journalists right after the exercising, the deputy Rector of GIMPA, Professor Philip Duku Osei, thanked Zoomlion, introducing that the “exercise has been useful to us in many techniques.”
One particular of these techniques, he intimated, was that even though the college students were away since of the Covid-19, it will aid create a healthier environment for tutorial function when they return.
He, consequently, appealed to Zoomlion to increase the disinfection to facilities shut to the institute.
Nonetheless, Professor Osei indicated that had Zoomlion not arrive to their support, his outfit would have set in location steps in the direction of making sure that the total college was disinfected.
The deputy rector of GIMPA stressed that the Zoomlion’s exercise has been effective, adding that “it has arrive in useful. We are grateful to Zoomlion, the federal government of Ghana and Citi Tv set for the initiative.”
In accordance to Prof Osei, in get not to shortchange learners, the institute has rolled a learning management system, which begun very last Monday.
He disclosed that GIMPA has a pupil inhabitants of about 7000. This, he reported, comprises students who operate programs all through the working day and all those who have opted for the night school.
He explained as baseless agitations by a cross-segment of the pupils that they were being becoming shortchanged by the university authorities with the arrangement of the new discovering process.
On what the school would do submit-Covid-19, Prof Osei stated there would be a new arrangement that will involve seating, supplying students with nose masks amongst some others to assure their safety.