The largest opposition party, National Democratic Congress (NDC), has called on the government to disclose the name of the official who has tested positive for Covid-19 in President Akufo-Addo’s close circle.
The Ministry of Information yesterday, July 4, 2020 announced that President Akufo-Addo is going on two weeks self-isolation for an official within the close circle of him has tested positive for the virus.
The statement signed by the sector Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah said:
“He has, as at today, tested negative, but has elected to take this measure out of the abundance of caution”.
“The President will during this precautionary self-isolation period, be working from Presidential Villa at the Jubilee House, Accra”, the statement added.
However, a member of the NDC communication team, Yayra Koku is demanding for the name of the official within the close circle of the President who has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. He went on to wish Akufo-Addo well as he self-isolates.
“Ok, we hear. We wish him the best, but we need to the person within his close circle who has tested positive.”, the outspoken communicator queried on Facebook.