The Sissala East Municipal Health Directorate has received their first donation from the Tumu Kuoru who doubles as President of Upper West Regional House of Chiefs(Elect) Mr. Richard Babini Kanton.
Mr Godfred Baveru Kanton handed over the donation on behalf of the Tumu Kuoru and his elders amidst spread of Covid-19.
This donation which comes in the form of cash amounting to Ghc2000 was geared towards augmenting a pool of resources seeking to help fight against the World wide dreaded pandemic called Coronavirus that has claimed scores of lives in the Country.
Frantic efforts are being put into place to curb the spread of this pandemic especially in our area of jurisdiction, Sissala East Municipal. This, therefore calls for marshalling of resources ranging from personal protective equipment, fuel, and many more to augment government’s efforts.
During an address in Radford Fm by Tumu Kuoru and his entourage, a pledge was made to the health Directorate and true to his words, the pledge has been redeemed by donation of an amount of GHc 2000.
On behalf of the Municipal Health Directorate, the Director, Mr. Alex Bapula expressed his gratitude and promised to put to good use the donation. He also added, more of such donations will help his outfit to get well prepared for the ugly visitation of the dreaded coronavirus.
In this same light, Tumu Kuoru has admonished his sub chiefs and landlords to contribute their part to enable the fight.
An appeal was made by the Municipal Health Director to all and sundry to volunteer information on suspected persons or cases as his outfit is limited in terms of all round visibility or presence.
Filed By: Ayamga Bawa Fatawu