The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi, on Thursday April 23, made the Ministry’s 4th donation of essential equipment to the Ghana Tourism Federation (GHATOF) and tourism industry players to fight against the spread of COVID-19.
The donation was made to four trade associations under GHATOF.
The associations included Traditional Caterers, Indigenous Caterers, Ghana National Association of Drinking Bars (GHABOA) and National Drinking Bar Association (NADBOA).
The items donated were 2,000 pieces of veronica buckets, 2,000 bowls, 24 boxes of hand sanitizers, 80 boxes of nose masks,10,000 pieces of hand gloves, 32 boxes of liquid soaps, and 160 packs of tissue paper.
Mrs. Oteng-Gyasi was hopeful the items will help in the fight against the disease and protect players in the tourism industry.
She commended the associations for the vital roles they also play in Ghana’s tourism sector.