Papa Owusu Ankomah, who had a torrid time in April 2020 as he was diagnosed of coronavirus disease has now recovered.
Ghana’s High Commissioner to Ireland and UK, Papa Owusu Ankomah who has recovered from the coronavirus disease gave a brief account of his story by stating what happened.
Meanwhile, while doing the narration of his situation, he mentioned that he counts himself blessed to be part of the living.
“I am reaching out to you today as the world fights a significant battle against the Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). As most of you are aware, I tested positive for COVID-19 and was admitted to the Royal Free Hospital, London, in April 2020. I count myself blessed to be counted among the living today based on my recovery from the horrific effects of the virus.”
In addition to stating his current condition as having recovered from the disease, he was full of gratitude for the government and President Nana Akufo-Addo for what he described as ‘compassion’ meted towards him during the difficult periods.
“I extend my deepest gratitude to the President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo who continued to show compassion during those difficult times. I am also humbled to know that I can count on the continued support of the Minister for Foreign Affairs 86 Regional Integration of Ghana, Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey (MP), in many ways, particularly for the direction she gave to the High Commission to manage matters.”
Furthermore, Papa Owusu Ankomah also mentioned that he was also grateful to other Ghanaians and staff of the High Commission for being a strong pillar.
Papa Owusu Ankomah shows sense of Gratitude
“I am grateful to all for the prayers and well wishes to me, my family, and staff of the High Commission during the difficult moment of recovery. Words cannot express the depth of our gratitude and I am fortunate to know that I have the concern of each and every one of you.”
After it was reported that Papa Owusu Ankomah had contracted COVID-19, former British High Commissioner to Ghana and Director of COVID-19 operations at the UK’s Foreign Office, Jon Benjamin sent out a message to wish Mr. Ankomah a “speedy and complete recovery.”
Some of the colleagues of Papa Owusu Ankomah who shared their joy over his recovery from the coronavirus included Former Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Peter Mac Manu who used social media platform, Twitter to express his joy.
BY: ONESIPHORUS OBUOBI