Presidential staffer, Clara Napaga Tia Sulemana, has donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to the Nanton District Health Directorate as her contribution to the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The package includes 100 bottles of liquid soap, 200 hand sanitizers, boxes of tissue paper, 15 Veronica budgets with stands and washing bowls.
The items were presented on her behalf by Mr. Gilbert Dery and Alhassan Tia to the DCE of the area, Hon Abdul- Rahamani Abubakari.
He, in turn, handed the items to the Nanton Health Directorate and was received by Mr. Duut Damyar, the District Diseases Control officer.
The Health Directorate thanked the Presidential staffer, a native of the area, for the support and promised to put the logistics to good use.
Ghana has 641 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 nationwide. The Northern Region has recorded 10 but the patients are all foreigners from Guinea and Burkina Faso.
The government, as part of measures to curb, prevent and fight the pandemic has instituted measures including border closures, ban on public gathering and partial lockdown of certain parts of the country including Greater Accra, Tema, Kasoa and Greater Kumasi.