The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has revealed that Ghana has been ranked the 14th globally best testing country amid countries like Australia of about 294 testing,Canada ,Ireland and others.
According to him in a Press Conference at the Ministry of Information on tuesday, he said that Ghana is testing 1,265 per one million people and the media should also help with airtime to promote local language content in other to sensitize the information of COVID-19 pandemic.
He added that the media will be given access to database of medical doctors trained by the Ghana Health Service to have the right information and help combat the pandemic.
He stated that individuals who are disseminating fake information on the escalate of the COVID-19 from 566 to 1,000 and the like should stop, for the 566 still remains cases confirmed and anyone caught circulating fake information on any platform will be persecuted by law.
He said that the state will also not hesitate to stop individuals or companies helping with food sharing for the needy if protocols of social distancing is not adhered.