Gov’t has ordered 3million face masks and six hundred thousand medical masks locally-Oko Boye


The Deputy minister of health and Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku Constituency,Hon. Bernard Oko Boye has disclosed that, Government has ordered over three million face masks and six hundred thousand medical masks locally to help curb the spread of the Covid-19 in the country.

According to him, the ministry of health has received more than 1.5 million of manufactured locally face masks and over 1000 medical masks which will be distributed and supplied to health facilities in the country.

Ghana records a total of 2,169 COVID-19 confirmed cases with 18 Deaths and 212 recovered.

He made these remarks when he donated PPEs (Personal Protective Equipment) which includes 10,000 face masks, examination gloves, Surgical gloves boots, head gear, Sanitizers and spraying machines to Lekma Hospital at the Ledzokuku Constituency.

Hon. Dr. Bernard Okoe Boye stressed that, the health ministry is committed in supporting private facilities to ensure they have access to adequate levels of Personal Protective Equipment.


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