Nana Kwesi Essel ,Mfantsehen-Ashanti has called on all Mfantes in the Ashanti region to strictly abide by rules and regulations governing the Coronavirus Pandemic that has hit the whole Nation.
He said,the huge negative effect of the pandemic has attracted the attention of both the international community and Naational authorities.
This according to him has resulted in the issuance of some protocols to contain the spread of the pandemic.
In a statement copied to the broadcastergh.com today it was indicated that , following the statement from Manhyia palace, the Mfantseman Council urges all especially the Fante community in the Ashanti region to strictly abide by the rules and regulations in containing covid-19.
According to the Mfantsehen,the government of Ghana has come out with some strategic interventions in this regard that needs to be respected by all and sundry.
It is worth-reminding of the protocols for strict compliance. Thus, avoiding mass gatherings,social distancing ,regular washing of hands,use of hand sanitizers and ensuring environmental cleanliness.
He hinted that ,The Manhyia Palace has recently issued a statement to further reinforce the government’s directives in curbing the spread of the pandemic.
In furtherance to the foregoing, the Mfantseman Council charges the heads of the various Fante communities in Kumasi to ensure strict compliance of the protocols among their people.
Also the heads of the various clans – (Ebusuapanyinfo) should also do same.
“In the same spirit, we appeal to the various Mfantse paramountcies back home in the Central region to continue to work relentlessly in the campaign against the pandemic.
We hope with greater commitment and sacrifices from us all, the battle against COVID-19 will be won.