The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) spearheaded by Mr. Kwasi Agyemang has ordered the immediate shut down of all the beaches across Ghana.
This initiative is to help fight the spread of the pandemic Covid 19 and also adhere to the directive of no public gathering by the President of Ghana.
A statement signed by the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Tourism Authority, Mr. Kwasi Agyemang disclosed that the decision was a precautionary measure taken to avoid public gathering.
“The GTA with support of the National Security and Police Service will begin patrols of the beaches starting my from Tuesday, March 24, to ensure the compliance of the directive”, the statement said.
However the statement furthered advised the general public and tourism facility operators to be mindful of the directive since it’s in their best interest.