Chairperson of the Covidf-19 Trust Fund, Madam Sophia Akuffo, has revealed that a total of GH¢62 million has so far been received by the Trust since its establishment in March 2020.
Out of the total amount received, GH¢50 million has been disbursed to hospitals, health centres and other agencies helping them fight COVID-19.
She disclosed this while addressing a forum in Accra.
“The COVID-19 Trust Fund has received a total amount of GH¢62,333,591. At the same time, the Trust Fund has disbursed an amount of GH¢50, 000,000 in support of health preventive, detective and curative areas also to support education on preventive measures”, she said.
The Trust Fund was established to receive contributions and donations from the public to assist in the welfare of the needy and the vulnerable.