The Management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) says Personal protective equipment (PPEs) including veronica buckets have been provided to all schools in Ghana ahead of Friday school reopening.
“PPEs like a face mask, alcohol-based hand sanitiser, tissues, liquid soaps, veronica buckets, and thermometer have been given to all schools”, the Service stated in communique sighted by Educationweb.com.gh.
GES Deputy-Director General – Management service, Lawyer Anthony Boateng said adequate COVID-19 safety measures have been put in place to ensure students are safe from the novel virus as they return back to school.
According to him, every student will be equipped with a reusable washable face mask on the school reopening day.
The Deputy-Director General, however, urged students to adhere to all the safety COVID-19 protocols like observing social distancing of at least 1 meter, regular washing of hands and wearing a face mask.