- Johnson Asiedu Nketia has stated that the NDC will continue to politicise COVID-19 until the president and his team are tested
- Asiedu Nketia believes President Akufo-Addo and his appointees were exposed to the virus when they visited Norway
- According to him, there is no way governance would not be politicised
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The General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has stated that the NDC will continue to politicise COVID-19 until Akufo-Addo and his appointees are tested.
Asiedu Nketia believes President Akufo-Addo and some of his appointees were exposed to the virus when they visited Norway.
While speaking on NEAT FM's morning show, he said he does not understand the call made by a lot of people not to politicise the COVID-19 adding that governance in itself was politics.
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“We [NDC] will not stop politicizing the issues until Nana Addo and his appointees are tested and make public their result just as other leaders in the world are doing. They are all exposed to the virus,” he said.
A senior official of the Norwegian Embassy, Gunnar Andras Holm, who was pictured together with the president and officials in Norway was one of the first two cases recorded in Ghana
There were a lot of calls by Ghanaians for the president to be quarantined after he returned from his Norway trip together with his team members.
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In other news, one of the eight Guineans who tested positive for the deadly coronavirus has escaped from the facility in which they are being quarantined in Tamale.
YEN.com.gh learnt that the patient, a woman in her early 20s, jumped over a wall leaving behind her belongings on Monday, March 30, 2020.
Northern Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed, described the situation as ''very disturbing situation because she is positive'' with the novel COVID-19.
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