Following the Government’s directive of partial lock down of Greater Accra,Kasoa and Greater Kumasi as part of measures to prevent further spread of coronavirus ,the Chief of Jachie in the Bosomtwe Distric,t Baffour Kwaku Amoateng IV has today distributed food items to every household within Jachie in the Ashanti Region.
The items running into hundreds of thousands of Ghana Cedis included ,hand sanitizers, Veronica Buckets , Bags of rice,Boxes of cooking oil, Bags of Sachet water and Boxes of Soaps meant to help the beneficiaries cope with life due to the lockdown.
BAGS OF RICE & OTHER ITEMS
Baffour Kwaku Amoateng IV who led his elders in the distribution of the food items from house to house said as a result of the lockdown some residents are faced with basic challenges due to restrictions of movement and it was high time the affluent also played their part at this trying moment.
Baffour said “Obviously, the temporary break of businesses during the lockdown period, will adversely affect my peoples, hence my widow’s mite to give them a cushion in these trying times,” he said.
“The donation is to send a clear message to Ghanaians about the need for us to unite; stay positive; do not panic; remain strong, and be each other’s keeper in these trying times, which will definitely pass soon,” he added.
Baffour Kwaku Amoateng IV also used the opportunity to admonish Ghanaians to stay at home, practice social distancing and uphold all other directives from health experts, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
He therefore laud the Government for the effort and good measures he has put in place to fight against covid19 .