The perception has always been that, award-winning rapper, Sarkodie, has been stuck in the United States of America since the outbreak of the pandemic, Corona Virus – www.entertainmentgh.com got caught up in that notion too.
Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States of America (USA), H.E Baffour Adjei Bawuah has disclosed that rappers Michael Owusu Addo aka Sarkodie and Desmond Kwesi Blackmore popularly known as D-Black are not in the USA as earlier reported – www.mynewsgh.com reports!
Earlier reports claimed Sarkodie was returning from a trip to Spain before he got stuck in the USA after Ghana’s borders were closed on Sunday, March 22, 2020.
But in an interview on GhOneTv with Serwaah Amihere monitored by MyNewsGh.com, H.E Baffour Adjei Bawuah revealed Sarkodie and D-Black are not part of the Ghanaian nationals in the USA who have expressed interest in returning home and per his confidential checks, Sarkodie is rather in Europe and not the USA.
He further stated that about 300 Ghanaians in the USA have expressed interest in returning home on the government’s chartered flight.
He again stated that, about 33 Ghanaians in New York City alone have died from the Coronavirus with an unidentified number living with the virus.
The USA has recorded over 1.7million Covid-19 cases with 99,462 deaths and over 353,000 recoveries as at May 26, 2020.