A 41-yr-old sailor has bee placed beneath quarantine at the Keta Municipal Medical center in the Volta Area, soon after he showed indicators equivalent to the new coronavirus.
Five other fishermen who came into speak to with the suspected circumstance, have been instructed to self-quarantine.
The unknown guy was said to have been handed around to well being authorities on Thursday, by way of the fishermen, by some Chinese on a fishing vessel.
A sample gathered from him has been sent to the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Health-related Exploration (NMIR) for the Covid-19 test.
This has triggered panic in Keta and Anglo districts as people thre say they have been living on the edge because the news broke.
Nonetheless, Keta Municipal Chief Government, Godwin Edudzi Effah, has allayed the fear of people, stating the circumstance is below management.
He is urging tranquil amid residents in the place.
“We are assuring residents to remain calm as the scenario is less than manage and we are hoping that the effects occur out detrimental as the guy in concern was only acquiring fever when he was introduced in by the fishermen,” Mr Effah stated.
Ghana has so significantly recorded 205 Covid-19 scenarios and five fatalities with some patients recovering.