Coronavirus update: Social media burst with excitement over Akufo-Addo's announcement

Coronavirus update: Social media burst with excitement over Akufo-Addo's announcement

- Akufo-Addo has announced that all educational institutions should shut down over coronavirus scare

- Schools are supposed to be shut down for at least 4 weeks

- Students across the various tertiary institutions in the country are super excited about this news

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President Akufo-Addo at 10 pm Sunday, March 15, 2020 announced that all educational institutions be shut down Monday, March 16, 2020.

In addition to that, all public gatherings are to be put on hold for the next four weeks in a bid to contain the spread.

Students across the country happen to be the most excited group of people when the President made the announcement during a Facebook live session. has come across certain videos and photos that explains their joy.

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This video from Joey was captioned 'It is finished Knust'. This person was so excited that he openly advocated for Nana Addo to win the 2020 elections.

KNUST seems to be the only tertiary institution in Ghana right now that is filled with so much joy. They would have written their mid-semester exams tomorrow, Monday, March 16. Good for them

The University of Education Winneba was no different as students could be seen happily dancing and rejoicing as the president made the late-night announcement.

Students were just too excited.

This video coming from the Kwame Nkrumah Hall of the University of Cape Coast topped all videos from the night. A resident of the hall was seen with his luggage going home immediately the announcement was made. Whois he to disobey the words of the president? How funny.

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Meanwhile, President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has in a Facebook live video announced that all public and private schools including universities are from 16th of March 2020 suspended for the next four weeks.

Also, all public gatherings have been suspended for the next four weeks as part measures to control the spread of coronavirus.

Church services, conferences, public funerals, political rallies, and all other public gatherings are also suspended.

This follows a 6-hour meeting with the inter-ministerial committee on COVID-19 rapid response.

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