Two suspected youthful adult males who were being beneath required quarantine in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region have tested destructive for the novel coronavirus.
It would be recalled that final week, a 45-yr-aged gentleman who
returned to Ghana from the United Kingdom was quarantined in Bongo together with
his friend and their samples were taken for testing.
Talking to the Ghana News Agency in an job interview, Mr Stephen Bordotsiah, the District Director of Ghana Well being Services, discovered that the two people experienced each analyzed unfavorable for the coronavirus.
He reported the folks had not revealed any indicators of the virus, nevertheless, they would still go by way of the 14-day mandatory quarantine to be sure ahead of they have been produced.
The Director indicated that as part of actions to comprise
the spread of the virus, all individuals travelling into the district from outside the house
the region have been mandated to be screened and undertake all the precautionary
protocols although men and women from outdoors the nation should go by means of 14 days of
quarantine to make sure community security and avoid the distribute of the virus.
The District Director additional clarified that one more person had
returned to the district from Italy, nevertheless, he was not quarantined, adding
that, the guy had been in Ghana due to the fact March 7, 2020.
“The pursuing day just after the press conference, we heard that an Italian experienced also occur into one particular of our communities and so we adopted up. When we received there, he said he had been in the region because March 7 and experienced handed 14 days incubation time period.
“So, we checked his temperature and it was ok and he was not obtaining any respiratory problems, so we permitted him and cautioned him in case he notices any change in him he really should swiftly allow us know,” he added.
The District Director claimed though the health and fitness directorate was
confronted with logistical worries, the health professionals and all other
vital stakeholders had been doing work really hard to assure that the virus did not unfold into
the district, and in case it does, they would be perfectly prepared to take care of it.
He urged members of the general public to notice all the
precautionary actions and protocols to steer clear of remaining infected with the virus and
requested them to report any new arrival of individuals in the district to the