Watford and English international Danny Welbeck has supported the residents of Nkawie Panin in the Atwima Nwabiagya Municipality in the Ashanti region with assorted food items.
The former Arsenal striker who hails from Nkawie Panin in the Atwima Nwabiagya Municipality presented 1,500 bags of rice, 450 pieces of liquid soap, 50 boxes of sanitizers and other valuable items worth Gh 70,000 cedis to Nkawie Panin, Nkorang and Nkawie/ Toase Government Hospital to curb the pandemic and serve as a relief in this lockdown period.
Hon Michael Amoah Awuku ( MCE for Atwima Nwabiagya Municipal Assembly) thanked the great gesture by diminutive talented striker saying it’s a good move to compliment the gov’t effort in fighting the Coronavirus pandemic.
The donation was made in person by Welbeck’s aunt, Charlotte Adwoa Tumutuom.
“Danny has been very concerned about how his people would survive these trying times,” she told Hello FM
“Though he has never lived here, he has a great affection for the people of Ghana, so he felt it was prudent to offer some help in the very small way that he can to support the government’s efforts in these times.”
Nana Kusi Amankwaah Marfo ( Nkawie Panin Hene ) thanked his grandson for this magnificent presentation and called for the blessings upon his family.
Ghana’s Covid-19 case count stand at 566 cases involving eight deaths.