COVID-19: Call these numbers for free meals – Gender Minister

The Ministry for Gender, Children and Social Protection has announced free food hotlines for vulnerable groups in locked-down areas across the country.

The hotlines are 0800800800 and 0800900900.

The sector Minister, Mrs. Cynthia Morrison announced the numbers on Tuesday at a press briefing in Accra.

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She said the numbers will guide the Ministry in ensuring equitable distribution of food.

She also disclosed collaborations with faith-based organizations to help in the distribution of food to some 400,000 Ghanaians.

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“Government is dealing not only with the Ministry of Social Protection; we are dealing with the faith-based churches. We’ve given rice, yam, maize, tin tomatoes, oil, eggs to the faith-based churches…It is the government that has given the church food to send round,” she said.

 

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Ellis Ferdinand is a Journalist, Blogger and Founder of Ellis Multimedia, a parent company of EducationGhana.org, an Online Education News Blog, PoliticsGhana.com and GhanaNaija.net. Ellis Ferdinand is a Graduate of Accra College of Education and the University of Cape Coast, where he obtained a Diploma In Basic Education and a Bachelor of Education in Accounting. He is currently Reading his Master of Philosophy in Curriculum and Pedagogic Studies at the University of Education, Winneba in Ghana. Ellis Ferdinand won Blogger of the Year at the 2018 National Students’ Awards and was also adjudged 14th Best Ghanain Blogger in 2018 among the Top 50 Ghanaian Bloggers of 2018. He introduced the Concept of Education Blogging in Ghana in 2014 with his famous blog EducationGhana.net. now EducationGhana.org His Blog won Best Media Promoting Education in 2017, 2018 and 2019 respectively, an Award organized by Neogenics Education Consult. In 2019, He adjudged the Most Promising West African Blogger of the Year in Nigeria. He won Writer of the Year at the 2021 EDUCOM AWARDS

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