Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo in his update No. 14 measures taken to combat COVID-19 advised Ghanaians to reject completely those who seek to spread fear.
The President noted that the phased opening of the country puts an individual obligation and responsibility on each one of us.
“It means that we must continue to remain vigilant and respect the enhanced hygiene, mask-wearing and social distancing protocols that have become part and parcel of our routine,” he noted.
He further stated that there be people who will peddle untruth and embark on a deliberate misinformation campaign in this era of fake news.
“In their irresponsible bid to score cheap points, they escalate mistrust and heighten unnecessarily the anxiety level of the decease in the country. As we work towards defeating this virus, we should reject completely those who seek to perpetuate falsehood thereby creating fear and panic and call them out when they do,” the President added.
He further noted that truth will always triumphant over lies.