Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia, on Friday, said the government’s ask for for the community creation of Personalized Protective Tools (PPE) to help the combat against Covid-19 demonstrates its motivation to advertising the production industries.
The governing administration has chosen 5 firms to generate 3.6 million PPE, together with deal with masks, health care scrubs and health care robes.
The Vice President, who toured three of these firms, in Accra, confident them that they would be assisted to maintain their production even following the disaster.
Dr Bawumia frequented Dignity DTRT, Sleek Clothes and Cadling Vogue.
He was accompanied by the Minister of Trade and Marketplace, Mr Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen.
“As you know, we are dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic and a person of the challenges we have in this place and throughout all nations has been how to safeguard our frontline wellbeing personnel,” he stated.
“There is a worldwide desire, whether or not you are conversing about the United kingdom or the US but there is a lack of PPE.
“We have been seeking at how to get these PPE to our health staff due to the fact we really do not want them in the procedure of saving our life, to get rid of theirs.
“Indeed, we have a genuine winner of Ghanaian industries in the man or woman of our Minister for Trade and Field, who mentioned, we must glimpse at creating these PPE in the place.
“Therefore, we reviewed this at Cupboard and it was adopted pretty immediately.”
The Vice President claimed he was pretty impressed by the efficiency of the firms visited and counseled the workers for their ability and dedication.
“Today, we are viewing what Ghanaian ingenuity and field is all about and we can see these tricky-doing the job ladies and males who are doing the job so efficiently”.
“Government is thoroughly dedicated (to regional industries) not just in this quick-phrase but long-time period. So you can anticipate much more orders.
“Once creation potential gets to in which it should really be, then we will not have any have to have to import these products going forward.
“This will be section of the submit COVID-19 architecture, and we will be having these sort of points made in Ghana instead than import them. This is what the President was chatting about – ‘take these options to develop Ghanaian industries, make positions in Ghana, create cash flow -‘ and I think that is what you are executing here”.