- President Akufo-Addo has washed his hands with the help of a lady
- The video was shared by the Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah
- He said the president was proving the common saying “leadership by example”
Our manifesto: This is what YEN.com.gh believes in
President Akufo-Addo has proven the popular saying “leadership by example” with a video washing his hands as a measure to prevent coronavirus.
The president was being helped by a lady to wash his hands.
The video was shared by the Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah which he captioned: “A sign of leadership, thank you Mr. President.”
Some Ghanaians have reacted to the video with many of them criticising him.
Phyllis, for instance, said the president was being fake:
Thomas also said the NPP insulted John Mahama when he washed his hands but are praising Akufo-Addo. To him, the NPP are hypocrites:
Amoako believed Akufo-Addo was copying the former president Mahama who earlier washed his hands in public:
However, Abells, thinks the president did the right thing, however, the lady was too close to him and it was not the right thing:
Sam also had his own opinion, saying there is a “big mistake” in the video:
Peter also had his own reason for finding a fault with the video:
Rex also opined that the lady could be a risk:
There are a lot of such comments about how Ghanaians reacted to the president’s video washing his hands.
Meanwhile, Akufo-Addo had said earlier that the government is weighing all options before it decides on a lockdown.
He explained that the majority of Ghanaians who are of the working class and also ordinary citizens would suffer if a lockdown should be decided on now.
The president was reacting to the many calls on him to lock down the country as a measure to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Coronavirus in Ghana: Disinfection of Accra Markets against COVID-19 | #Yencomgh
Have national and human interest issues to discuss?
Know someone who is extremely talented and needs recognition?
Your stories and photos are always welcome. Get interactive via our Facebook page.