The Minister for Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu is recovering in hospital after testing positive for COVID-19.
The Minister, according to Information reaching Base Africa TV shows he has been receiving treatment at the University of Ghana Medical Centre in Accra some days ago and he’s responding to treatment with a stable condition.
Currently,The UGMC has 4 patients on admission at the ICU with several others in the main wards of the hospital’s COVID-19 wing.
The Health Minister is so far the first high profile government official to have confirmed positive for covid 19 in Ghana.
However, the Mayor of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly in the Western Region, Anthony K.K. Sam, has passed away due to an illness close associates have disclosed as COVID-19.