The Ghana Association of Bankers has donated Two Million Ghana Cedis to aid the construction of an infectious sickness isolation and procedure centre at the Ga East Medical center in Accra.
The President of the association Alhassan Andani offered a cheque for the sum to Ghana Covid-19 Non-public Sector Fund at a limited ceremony at the task web page.
Mr. Andani, who is also the CEO of Stanbic Lender Ghana, explained the facility as quite important in Ghana’s fight to incorporate and prevail over Covid-19.
“This donation is to assistance the struggle against Covid-19 in Ghana,” he reported.
The 100-bed infectious ailment isolation and procedure facility is anticipated to be concluded by the close of May, 6 months following it was released. It will be the 1st infectious sickness centre in the country. The Ghana Covid-19 Private Sector Fund, which is funding the undertaking, expects to make related amenities in Takoradi, Tamale and Kumasi, which will be applied to handle other infectious disorders apart from Covid-19.
Mr. Andani highlighted other varieties of assistance the Ghana Affiliation of Bankers has offered in the campaign from Covid-19. These incorporate the provision of foods to some 5,000 people and the procurement of personal protective equipment for health care professionals.
“We have also provided aid to the Noguchi Memorial Institute to maximize their laboratory tools and to aid screening,” he mentioned. “We’ve also equipped most of the hospitals with hand washing devices which are typical devices which will last even immediately after Covid-19. We are truly in the center of all this battle.”
The Ghana Covid-19 Personal Sector Fund is an initiative by personal small business individuals who established it up with a seed fund of 1 Million Ghana Cedis, though campaigning to raise at minimum Just one Hundred Million Ghana Cedis from neighborhood and intercontinental corporations as effectively as the typical general public to aid the struggle towards Covid-19 in Ghana. For extra data on how to donate/add, you should go to: www.ghanacovid19fund.com