- President Akufo-Addo has directed all schools at various levels to resume learning activities
- This has sparked a debate among members of the public because of the COVID-19 pandemic
- While some have argued that it is a reckless thing to send the children back to school, others have backed Akufo-Addo and aired their views on why it is a good idea
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The debate of schools reopening amid the COVID-19 pandemic is still ongoing since President Akufo-Addo issued the order for children to go to school.
Some have kicked against the order, saying that it is a bad idea for the children to go back to school due to the pandemic that is still causing havoc.
However, some Ghanaians believe Akufo-Addo’s directive is in order and should be supported.
These people made their views known commenting on a post made on YEN.com.gh’s official Facebook page.
Nana Kweku believes the re-opening of schools should not be postponed:
Isaac held a similar view:
Ahmed commented that masking up and using sanitisers are enough:
Patapaa Kitoa also made his views known:
Abu took it to Allah in prayers:
Vincent raised a solid argument:
Aseidu commented that if we should always think about corona, we won’t move on in life:
Kelvin believes that adhering to safety protocols are enough and that the re-opening of schools should not be postponed:
Michael and Prince also backed the president:
Meanwhile, Ghana has recorded new deaths from the COVID-19 pandemic.
This time, some personnel of various institutions, including the education and financial sector, have died.
YEN.com.gh reported earlier the death of Kwesi Pratt’s young brother, a lecturer at the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) after he battled COVID-19 complications.
Also, the head of finance at Fidelity Bank has also died after contracting the disease.
Yet again, a younger brother of Mike Ocquaye, former Speaker of Parliament, has also died from the disease.
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