Ghana has allegedly recorded the first death of Coronavirus out of the 19 confirmed cases.
According to a report by CitiNewsRoom, the deceased is the 61-year old Lebanese male trader who reported to a health facility in Kumasi with a fever and cough, and was confirmed as having the disease on Thursday, March 19, 2020.
“The information I got from the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service is that that person [the Lebanese man] has died. He died today,” a deputy Health Minister, Alex Abban, confirmed to Citi News.
This piece of news was also aired on GH ONE TV NEWS.