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Bank of Ghana Issues Directive to All Financial Institutions to Take Steps to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has directed all banks and all other financial institutions in the country to put measures in place to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. This is coming after Ghana recorded 6 cases in less than a week.

In a statement the BoG said all institutions must ensure that all banking halls, automated teller machines (ATMs), counting machines and other relevant equipment are sanitized on a regular basis. The banks and other financial institutions are to ensure that their frontline staff are provided with protective equipment and gears such as gloves, face masks among others.