DISTRIBUTION OF FOOD TO THE POOR AND VULNERABLE AT THE LOCKDOWN AREAS




April 7, 2020 2:50 pm

The Ministry of Gender, Children & Social Protection together with other stakeholders (Regional Ministers, MPs, Mayors) distributed food items and cooked food to feed the poor and vulnerable during the partial lockdown period in some parts of Accra on Tuesday, 7th April, 2020

The distribution team was led by Hon. Cynthia Mamle Morrison, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection and the Director for Social Protection, Dr. Rita Owusu-Amankwah and other Directors of the Ministry.

As part of MOGCSP’s mandate to protect the vulnerable, excluded and Persons with Disabilities, the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection is carrying out this exercise on behalf of His Excellency the President of Ghana, Nana Akuffo-Addo at the affected areas during the lockdown period to ensure that they meet their daily consumption of food as well as addressing their nutritional needs.

Some of the food distribution points captured on camera are: Ayawaso North, Tema Central, Agbogbloshie, Tema Station, Kpone Katamamso, Kpone, Ledzokuku, Amasaman and Okaishie.

Source: MoGCSP