There have been another two cases of the novel coronavirus in the country aside from the earlier two incidents that were reported in the morning.
Multimedia Myjoyonline has reported that the Ghana Health Service has confirmed two additional cases bringing the total count to 11 in Ghana.
According to the report, the two new cases were reported in the Ashanti Region.
The state’s news website, Graphic.com.gh also added:
-The first is a 59-year-old Ghanaian woman, resident in the United Kingdom who recently returned to Ghana and currently living in Kumasi, reported to a private hospital with a history of fever (temp of 39.1oC), general malaise, cough, and runny nose. Her condition was suspected to be COVID-19. The sample was subsequently collected and sent to KCCR and the report was received this early morning as positive for COVID-19.
-The second case is a 61-year-old Lebanese male trader and resident in Kumasi. He felt unwell and reported to a health facility with fever (temp 39.4oC), and cough. The sample tested positive for COVID-19.
-In both cases, patients are being managed in isolation and responding to treatment.
In the meantime, make sure to avoid public places, always wash your hands with soap and running water for at least 20 seconds, avoid handshakes, hugs and always maintain a 3-meter distance with people.
In other news, the US has reported more than 10,000 cases now with over 150 deaths.
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