As part of President Nana Akufo-Addo's directive for 400,000 households in lockdown areas to be supplied with food items, officials of the Ministry of Inner -City and Zongo Development have presented food packages to residents of four Zongo communities.
The communities are Cow Lane, Zongo Lane, Sabon Zongo and Shukura all in the Greater Accra Region.
At Cow Lane, the packages were presented through the palace of the Greater Accra Fulani Chief, Alhaji Massawud Abbas Danbaki II.
Representatives of the Greater Accra Hausa Chief also received the packages on behalf of the residents of Zongo Lane.
Further Alhaji Yahya Hamisu Baako, Chief of Sabon Zongo received the packages on behalf of his subjects and Sheikh Khalifa Yahya- al- Amin received the packages on behalf of the residents of Shukura.
Each package contained Rice, Gari, oil, Sardine and Tomato pastes among others.
It is expected that 3,000 households will benefit from the Ministry of Inner-City and Zongo Development's food distribution exercise to alleviate the plight of the less privilege in these communities across the country.
The distinguished recipients promised that the packages will be given to the most vulnerable in the Zongo communities.