Two cases of the deadly coronavirus (also known as COVID-19) has been confirmed in Ghana
The Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu said the Noguchi Memorial Institute confirmed the two cases.
Here are the facts as we, Kasatintin.com know it:
The two cases were confirmed on March 12, 2020.
The two individuals who are carrying the virus came into Ghana from Norway and Turkey respectively.
Also, the coronavirus patient have been quarantined.
The two cases are the first cases to be recorded in Ghana.
The Health Minister told the media Thursday night that:
‘Laboratory results of the two confirmed cases were received at the same time from the Noguchi Memorial Institute of Medical Research. Both individuals returned to Ghana, one from Norway, and the other from Turkey so these are imported cases of COVID-19’
He added that ‘Both patients are currently being kept in isolation and are stable. We have initiated processes for contact tracing’.
The Health Minister also assured the public that Government of Ghana together with all health partners will continue to work assiduously to ensure the situation is contained.
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