The Upper East Regional Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Police Service, ASP David Fianko-Okyere says the Police in the region will go all out to enforce President Akufo-Addo’s directive for the enforcement of all COVID-19 prevention protocols.
According to him, the police will leave no stone unturned in ensuring that members of the public comply, especially the wearing of face mask in public places.
ASP Fianko-Okyere spoke in an interview on the Daybreak Upper East morning show on A1 Radio in Bolgatanga.
Many Ghanaians are becoming worried about the increasing numbers of COVID-19 positive cases being recorded in Ghana.
President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has hinted that the government wouldn’t have any other option than to order a second round of lockdown of the country if COVID-19 positive cases keep raising.
President Akufo-Addo his 22nd national address on measures being taken to fight the spread of COVID-19 in Ghana, instructed the Inspector General of the Ghana Police Service to ensure strict adherence to all the COVID-19 protocols, including the wearing of face/nose mask in public places in order to control the spread of the virus in the country.
“We do not want to go back to the days of lockdowns but should that become necessary; that is if infected cases continue to go up I will have no option but to reimpose those restrictions,” President Akufo-Addo said.
A1radioonline.com has learnt that some five more Ghanaians have lost their lives to COVID-19. This brings the number of death to 346.