Dr. Kofi Konadu Apraku, Commissioner for Macro-Economic Policy and Economic Research at the ECOWAS Commission based in Abuja-Nigeria, has donated GHC50,000.00 to Ghana’s COVID-19 Trust Fund.
The fund was set-up by President Nana Akufo-Addo to help fight off the COVID-19 pandemic.
A statement from the office of Dr. Apraku and copied to the Ghana News Agency, in Accra said the donation was part of his modest contribution towards the COVID-19 fight.
“I am hopeful that the contribution would enable us to acquire additional medical supplies, protective gear, and all other needed tools to fight and mitigate the negative effects of the pandemic on our people and the economy,” the statement stated.
The statement also congratulated President Akufo-Addo for showing strong leadership, through his handling of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.
“I am convinced that the great leadership being shown by President Akufo-Addo, would greatly minimize the potential adverse effect of the pandemic on our people and economy,” the statement said.