BY MUNTALLA INUSHA | email@example.com
THE CHIEF Executive Officer (CEO) of Jospong Group of Companies, Dr Joseph Siaw Agyapong has shown leadership from the front as he led the Zoomlion team of workers to carry out the disinfection exercise at the Bono and Ahafo regions.
Dr Agyapong was the arrow head from start to finish as a means to encourage all team members to rally on baord.
The initiative from the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development and spearheaded by Zoomlion Ghana Limited has seen similar exercise at Greater Accra and Kumasi.
The move is also part of directives by President Akufo-Addo to enhance the conditions of hygiene in markets nationwide in the wake of the Coronavirus in the country.
The Monday’s exercise affected 43 markets in the Ahafo Region, 125 and 78 markets in the Bono and the Bono East Region respectively.
“A number of activities have been initiated including the disinfection of markets, public education and sensitization of market women on COVID -19. In view of this, the general public is hereby informed of the disinfection of Forty-Three (43) markets in Ahafo Region, One Hundred and Twenty-Five (125) markets in Bono Region, and Seventy-Eight (78) markets in Bono East Region on Monday, 30th March 2020”, a statement from the Ministry stated.
“The Ahafo, Bono and Bono East Regional Coordinating Councils are to coordinate and ensure compliance with the above directive by MMDAs in the regions. The Ministry requests the cooperation of the general public especially our traders and all persons conducting businesses in the markets, in this all-important exercise.”
On Friday, March 27, 2020, the exercise was replicated in the Ashanti Region.