The combat against the novel coronavirus in Ghana needs a substantial energy from citizens to be certain that the virus is contained.
One particular of the protocols encouraged by health and fitness industry experts across the globe is social distancing at public spots which includes market place.
Next the lifting of constraints on motion by President Akufo-Addo, the government has reiterated that the will need to efficiently implement this evaluate stays crucial as ever.
Myjoyonline photojournalist, David Andoh toured 4 locations in the region to evaluate the degree of compliance with this directive.
He built stops at the Jubilee Park sector in Takoradi – Western Region, Agbogbloshie sector in Accra, Kasoa industry in the Central Region and Tamale Aboabo market in the Northern Location.
Mr Andoh captures the mood in the adhering to photos.
Briefly sector at Jubilee Park in Takoradi – Western Location
Traders at the temporally designed Jubilee industry in the Western Area funds where market place centre social distancing became prosperous.
Spaces ended up demarcated to each trader with buyers obtaining from a distance.
Nonetheless, a handful of other traders had been negligent.
Sporting of nose mask was also dominant among traders and shoppers as alike.
Tamale Aboabo Market – Northern Region
At Tamale Aboabo Market, some industry girls did not believe in the existence of the pandemic in the region even though many others explained they had not been sensitised on the outbreak.
On the other hand, putting on of nose mask as a protection in opposition to the disease is non-existent.
Adherence to other protocols these as social distancing and standard handwashing is absolutely absent.
Central Business District, Accra – Increased Accra Location
In the Central Business District of Accra, the sporting of nose masks was widespread but social distancing was not successfully complies with.
2nd-hand clothes sellers were mobbed by purchasers with out taking into consideration the threat of they finding the infection.
Kasoa Marketplace – Central Area
The situation at Kasoa Previous Sector leaves considerably to be ideal.
Customers and traders rub in opposition to each individual other as they struggle for house although commuting the lanes in the market place.
Agbogbloshie Market place – Greater Accra Area