The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, organized the government’s 80th cabinet meeting online.
A statement dated July 4, 2020, and signed by the Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, said President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo had decided to go on the 14-day self-isolation despite testing negative for the virus.
This is the first time in the history of Ghana that a cabinet meeting has been held by virtual means.
“Members of the cabinet, this is I think the first of such meeting in the history of our government. So we are all part of the historic process. If I look at the Secretary to the Cabinet, I hope it is going to be a successful venture”, President Akufo-Addo said to commence the meeting.