COVID-19: Ghana’s contact-tracing figure now at 399.
The Ghana Health Service says 399 contacts have been identified as persons who came into contact with persons affected by the novel Coronavirus.
So far, Ghana has confirmed eleven cases of the Coronavirus infection, with the last four cases being confirmed in the last twenty-four (24hours).
Confirming the news on its website dedicated to all matters relating to the Coronavirus, https://ghanahealthservice.org/covid19/, the Ghana Health Service said its contact tracing had so far identified 399 people.
”There is no death, yesterday, we received notification from KCCR indicating two (2) newly confirmed in Kumasi, On contact tracing, a total of 399 contacts have been identified and are being followed up.
Of that number, the Ghana Health Service says, nineteen of the contacts have been tested awaiting results, after showing symptoms.
”Nineteen (19) of the contacts developed some forms of symptoms and samples have taken for laboratory testing. We have received results for 15 of them which are all negative for COVID-19 and we are awaiting results for four (4) of them. Currently, there is no death and all the nine (9) confirmed COVID-19 cases are being managed in isolation and are responding well to treatment” the website indicated.