The Countrywide Household of Chiefs (NHC) has admonished conventional leaders to adhere to the social distancing protocols outlined by President Akufo-Addo and wellbeing experts to stop the distribute of the Covid-19.
It expressed regret that some standard leaders had misconstrued the lifting of the lockdown to indicate Ghana was out of the clasps of the dreaded Covid-19 pandemic.
A directive issued to all conventional leaders, jointly signed by Togbe Afede XIV, President of the Property, and Dasebre Kwebu Ewusi VII, Vice President, urged them to observe the overall health protocols.
“We would like to remind all our classic leaders that even although the lockdown has been lifted in Greater Accra, Kasoa, Larger Kumasi, and their surrounding locations, we are not out of the woods but,” the directive mentioned.
“COVID-19 is still here. We all ought to, consequently, notice the exact preventive measures and directives that the Govt and overall health experts have been preaching”.
The directive entreated the regular leaders to suspend all common routines that would breach social distancing prerequisites.
It encouraged that the effectiveness of funerals and traditional rites have to be restricted to a several people and that the number of individuals need to thoroughly respect the protocols and directives on social distancing.
It also reminded standard leaders to be certain that at this sort of conferences all contributors go over their noses and mouths, wash hands routinely less than working h2o and sanitize them ahead of, for the duration of, and following this kind of pursuits.
The directive also urged the leaders to guarantee all the preventive protocols including social distancing and hygiene had been observed at the many markets.
It reported it was vital for all the chiefs to educate their subjects accordingly on all the steps to stem the spread of the novel coronavirus in the several communities.
It urged regular leaders in the border cities to aid implement the closure of the borders, as directed by President Akufo-Addo.
The House urged associates to increase and commit to the COVID-19 battle and shun inappropriate behaviours that would endanger not only the wellness of the folks in the group associated but the relaxation of the country.