Government has begun the distribution of individual protective tools (PPEs) and other sanitary materials to different tertiary institutions throughout the region.
This will come ahead of the reopening of educational facilities on Monday, June 15, 2020.
The products well worth around GH¢110,000 contain deal with masks, Veronica buckets, hand sanitisers, and thermometers.
Ghana’s Airforce below the supervision of the National Security is major the distribution to the many regions for onward shipping.
In complete, about 254 tertiary establishments are predicted to be served.
Addressing the media prior to the distribution, Information and facts Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah mentioned, 200, 000 folks are envisioned to advantage from the elements, with every individual predicted to obtain at least 3 reusable facial area mask.
According to him, ample substance have been procured for this reason.
“We have also manufactured an allowance of about 10 % additional and factored in non-training workers as well” he stated.
The distribution of these merchandise is envisioned to augment measures put in area by the tertiary institutions.
President Akufo Addo in his 10th address to the nation on Ghana’s coronavirus condition eased the restrictions placed on movement and general public gatherings.
According to him, starting June 15, ultimate 12 months students are to resume university starting off with University college students.
“SHS 2 gold observe and SHS 3 learners are to resume on the 22nd of June, with a utmost of 25 students and ultimate yr Junior Significant School college students are to resume on the 29th of June with a optimum of 30 college students, whilst remaining pupils continue to stay at residence,” President Akufo-Addo said.