Her lordship Justice Sophia Akuffo, who is the Chairperson of the COVID-19 National Trust Fund has petitioned well to do individual and co-corporate bodies to donate into the treasury because it has run out of money.
According to her, there’s no money in their coffers to enable the body function properly
The COVID-19 disease is still with us. We do not know when it will go away, therefore, none of us should dare be complacent or approach the fight with a lackadaisical attitude
Speaking at a symposium in Accra, yesterday, the former Chief Justice disclosed that from the end of August to November this year, the Fund had received just one cash donation to support its activities.
We continue to receive requests for support from sections of the society to sponsor one project initiative or another almost on daily basis but unfortunately the misapprehension has resulted in drastic reduction in the frequency of donations and contributions to the Fund
Meanwhile, of a total of GH¢57,023,092 cash donations received by the Fund since its establishment in April 2020,