Some 245 Ghanaians residing in Kuwait illegally will be deported to Ghana on Saturday, Could 23, the governing administration has declared.
The deportees will get there via a unique chattered flight at the price tag of the Kuwaiti federal government.
As Ghana’s borders continue to be shut to reduce importation of the novel coronavirus, “the federal government of Ghana has…granted a unique permit for the admission of the stated deportees to Ghana,” Facts Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah mentioned at a push meeting Friday.
Addressing the media at the press centre of the Ministry, Mr. Oppong Nkrumah stated all the deportees will be mandatorily quarantined and tested for the coronavirus on arrival into the place.
Deportees who take a look at optimistic would be offered the needed supportive cure when these who exam negative will remain in quarantine for a second check at the stop of a 14-working day quarantine period, mentioned Oppong Nkrumah.
He claimed all the deportees will continue to be in the custody of the point out in line with immigration rules of Ghana on deportees.
Preliminary investigation would then start into the instances of their illegal stay in Kuwait, the Minister stated.
He extra: “it is after this investigation that a scenario by case willpower would be produced on the status and further more managing of each deportee…”
The cost of quarantine and remedy will be borne by the federal government, he mentioned.
He also confident that all basic safety actions would be adhered to in the managing of the deportees.