Municipal Chief executive of Sefwi Wiawso Assembly in the Western North Region, Hon Louis Owusu Agyepong has donated some nose masks and hand sanitizers to some selected schools in the Sefwi Wiawso Municipality.
According to him, the activity is to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 within the schools in the Sefwi Wiawso Assembly.
“The situation at Wiawso College of Education haven recorded 8 Positive COVID-19 cases has been brought to my notice and we are in talks with the Regional Health Directorate who are in charge of managing COVID-19 cases in the region to help manage the spread”, Hon Owusu Agyepong reiterated.
He used the opportunity to advice the teachers to ensure strict adherence to covid-19 safety protocols.
The general challenge facing various schools is the insufficient distribution of nose masks and hand sanitizers and other materials needed in fighting COVID-19 which is called the pesonnel protective equipment (PPE).
Wiawso College of Education, WATICO Demonstration School and Naana Biney School are the first three schools to benefit from this Nose Masks and Hand sanitizers distribution exercise.