The Managing Editor of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Kweku Baako says he has credible information that Indicates the Kotoka International Airport will from September 1 resume full operations.
Ghana’s airport has since March been closed to international flights except arranged flights by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to return home Ghanaians stranded abroad due to the closure of the borders.
The closure of the airport and other borders became necessary considering the number of COVID-19 cases that had been imported into the country. The President took the decision to prevent the further importation of the virus.
But according to Kweku Baako who was speaking on Joy Newsfile, the airport will by September 1 begin full operations allowing international flights.
He added his sources said it is only the airports that will be opened not the borders.
Ghana borders closed
President Akufo-Addo announced the closure of Ghana’s land, air, and sea borders on 21st March 2020 as a measure to curb the importation of more coronavirus cases.
On May 31, 2020, President Akufo-Addo extended the closure of the borders to human traffic until further notice.