Over the weekend, the parliamentary candidate for the NDC in the Wa East Constituency, Dr Godfred Seidu Jasaw begun an education exercise on hand washing with soap under running water in his constituency.
The parliamentary candidate educated the constituents on other preventive measures for the corona virus and urged them to observe the laid down protocols including social distancing, keeping good hygienic practices and collective action to effectively fight the virus.
He begun the exercise at the Funsi and Kundugu Zones where he gave each community a veronica bucket and some detergents.
Former President John Dramani Mahama has urged Ghanaians to pray in an attempt to control the coronavirus pandemic.
The NDC flagbearer disclosed his support for President Akufo-Addo’s declaration of Wednesday, March 25 as a national day for prayer and fasting on his Facebook.
“We must act even as we pray! I have made a firm commitment to support the authorities in whatever way possible, and whenever called upon, to combat this pandemic. Over the last week, I have forcefully, thanks to my Communications Team, led a public education drive that is promoting effectively the introduction, education and practice of the recommended WHO protocols aimed at helping stop the spread of the COVID-19.
Members of the communities were grateful to Dr Jasaw for the education and the kind gesture ad asked for other health facilities to improve their health status in the district, according to them, health is a challenge to them in the district.
In his response, the MP aspirant indicated that, it is part of his plans to extend good health facilities to the district should he become the Member of Parliament for the constituency
He has since returned to Wa and will continue with the other zones in due course.
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