Gary Al-Smith reveals why he announced his COVID-19 status
A sport journalist from Multimedia Group Limited, Gary Al-Smith has revealed intentions to be an ambassador of COVID-19.
According to him, his COVID-19 status has changed his thoughts, thus would use his page, radio and television airtime to frontier his experience with the ailment.
“After consultation with my family, we have decided that from tonight, I will be speaking on radio and TV about my experience,” he said.
In a post on Facebook, the journalist who announced to the public that he is among of the five workers of MGL who tested positive for the ailment said he would share his experience to reduce the stigmatisation associated with the ailment.
“On this page, I will chronicling my daily experiences and how I feel, every step of the way.
My family and I believe this can be my small way of battling the stigmatisation problem we face in the country,” he added.
Gary Al-Smith assured that he was doing very well and thanked all those who were supporting him during this hard times of his life.
BY JOYCELINE NATALLY CUDJOE