- Mahama, has underscored the need for Ghanaians stay at home in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic
- He said this is important even if their area is not affected by the lockdown restrictions
- Mahama, however, advised people to obey measures religiously
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Former president John Dramani Mahama, has underscored the need for Ghanaians stay at home even if their area is not affected by the lockdown restrictions due to the coronavirus.
He pleaded with Ghanaians to stay at home in order to stop the person to person spread of the virus.
Mahama pleaded with Ghanaians to observe the lockdown religiously and to obey whatever measures outlined by the government to curtail the spread of the coronavirus.
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“My advice to all my fellow citizens, whether your area is affected by the restrictions or not, is to please stay home as far as practicable,” the former president said.
Meanwhile, the team of former president John Dramani Mahama donated free breakfast at Madina.
The video sighted by YEN.com.gh was shared on the official Facebook handle of the former president and it showed that the team was led by a gentleman named Sosu.
Sosu indicated categorically in the video report that the move was in line with a directive given by John Mahama and that the donations are meant for the less privileged in the society.
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In other news, 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 indicated that 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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