The Greater Accra Chapter of the G.P.R.T.U has revealed that the real pandemic in Ghana is not the Corona-virus pandemic as many believe but the real and true pandemic in our country is the road Accident.
Chairman Eric Asirifi who is also an executive member of the national Board in a press conference has called on the Government, Stakeholders, Highway Authority, National Road Safety Authority and the MTTD section of the Ghana police service to as matter of urgency call on the various transport unions to engage in a national dialog and out with the ultimate road map to curb or reduce the rate of Road Accidents or Road crushes in Ghana.
Mr. Eric Asirifi commenting on the need to fast track these measures said Road Accidents has claimed 771 between January 2021 and March 2021 as compared to the number of people who died through Covid-19 pandemic who is one year old in Ghana.
The GPRTU Chairman therefore called on drivers to exhibit positive driving attitude on our roads.
For details of the story, call Mr. Eric Asirifi on 0244650553 / 0506021193