General News of Monday, 30 March 2020Source: www.ghanaweb.comEyes on the Ground: Food vendors record low patronage on first day of lockdownFile photoThough they are exempted from the partial lockdown of Accra, Tema, Kasoa and Kumasi, some food vendors chose to stay away from their shops Monday morning perhaps to keep themselves and their families safe from the dreadful coronavirus pandemic. The few vendors who had come out to sell food also complained of low patronage. Some food vendors operating at Dodowa Amanfro speaking to Ghanaweb said patronage has reduced drastically and affected their sales since the president announced the partial lockdown. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo announcing the partial lockdown to the nation on Friday, March 27, 2020 stated that some individuals and institutions with essential services maintain operations during the exercise. You can also send us videos of happenings in your community via our WhatsApp number below.
Source: GhanaWeb March 30, 2020 19:41 UTC