The Ahafo Region has recorded the death of two COVID-19 patients.
Mrs. Stella Sefa, the acting Ahafo Regional Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer and Nurse Manager, Goaso Municipal Government Hospital confirmed the death in an interview with the Ghana News Agency in Sunyani.
Over 260 persons have been identified as contacts who got close to a student who tested positive for Covid-19 at the Konongo Wesley High School in the Ashanti Region.
Municipal Chief Executive for Asante Akyem Central, Susan Akomea (Hon) said two other students were held in isolation with their samples taken for testing.
“As we speak over 260 samples have been sent for testing… Obviously samples of his colleagues in the classroom, dormitories, and close teachers needed to be tested,” the Municipal Chief Executive explained in an interview with Virgin City Radio.
A Daily News Ghana COVID-19 updates.