Ghanaians citizens plying the trade at James Town Landing Beach have hinted that, fear and panic created around the corona virus pandemic has affected their business to the zenith.
According to them, the novel corona virus continues to be disruptive to the country’s financial market and supply chain, where the fishing industry is no exception to the adverse impact of this pandemic.
They said the impact of the COVID-19 has extremely affected all facets of the economic bracket including the fishing industry.
They however appealed to the government and other organizations to come to their aid with relief items and personal protection equipment (PPEs) to help protect themselves against the disease.
Their pleas were enlisted by Homebase TV Journalist, Gordon Desmond Sackitey who visited the area to know exactly what was happening.