March 19, 2020 Update – Confirmed COVID 19 in Ghana Cases Update now at 9 – A report form NMIMR has indicated two (2) more confirmed cases from the Greater Accra Region. Both are imported cases.
One is a 56-year-old man, a Ghanaian who travelled back to Accra from a trip to UK about a week ago. The other is a 33-year-old Ghanaian, who returned to Accra from a conference in UAE. Both cases are receiving treatment in isolation.Confirmed COVID 19 in Ghana Cases now at 9
This brings to a total of nine (9) confirmed COVID 19 in Ghana cases. There is no death. On contact tracing, a total of 399 contacts have been identified and are being followed up. 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.