The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has declared a three-day national fasting and prayers for the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) were seven cases have been confirmed in Ghana and killed many worldwide.
In a statement signed and issued by the National Chairman,Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, the NDC said the fasting and prayers should start Friday, March 20th to Sunday, March 22, 2929.
Issued: 18th March, 2020
For Immediate Release
THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS (NDC) DECLARES A NATIONWIDE 3-DAY FASTING AND PRAYER AGAINST CORONAVIRUS.
In view of the novel COVID-19 pandemic which is rapidly spreading across the world and urgently raising the need for global leaders to take extraordinary measures to contain its drastic threats, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) calls on all its members and supporters, as well as well-meaning Ghanaians (Christians, Muslims and all other Faiths), to seek the face of God Almighty our only and forever reliable hope.
The NDC fully supports the need for every person in Ghana to strictly observe the precautionary measures and directives outlined by the mandated health regulatory bodies and the government in our collective effort to eliminate this debilitating disease which currently has no known cure.