Coronavirus cases increase to 21

Coronavirus cases increase to 21

The number of people who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Ghana have increased from 19 to 21. The number of active cases, however, are 20, as one of the patients has died. Source: Myjoyonline| Oswald Azumah 

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Ghana records first coronavirus death

Ghana records first coronavirus death

One of the 19 persons infected with the novel coronavirus in Ghana has died. Deputy Health Minister, Alex K. Abban confirmed the fatality in an interview on TV3 Saturday evening. The deceased, a 61-year-old Lebanese, was a Kumasi-based trader. He

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Coronavirus could be airborne – WHO study reveals

Coronavirus could be airborne – WHO study reveals

The World Health Organization is considering “airborne precautions” for medical staff after a new study showed the coronavirus can survive in the air in some settings. The virus is transmitted through droplets, or little bits of liquid, mostly through sneezing or coughing,

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Ghana shuts all borders effective Sunday

Ghana shuts all borders effective Sunday

Ghana has announced the closure of all its borders effective, March 22, 2020. The President, Nana Akufo-Addo who announced this Saturday said the decision is to help reduce further escalation of the infection rate in the country. “Fellow Ghanaians, all

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