Foreigners with Covid-19 in Tamale to be deported – Government

Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has indicated Ghana is making arrangements to deport 10 Guineans who tested positive to the Covid-19 virus in Tamale.

According to Mr. Oppong Nkrumah at a press briefing Monday noted the 10 entered the country before Ghana closed it borders.

He added they have shown any signs of symptoms yet after 12 days of being in isolation.

The Guineans got into the country through neighbors Burkina Faso and Tago where they were logging in a hotel in the Northern regional capital.

They were picked up by security operatives following intelligence report.

However, Health Minister, Kwaku Agyemang Manu indicated a quarantine center has been put in place for treatment.

He revealed there are plans for mass testing approach of the Covid-19 virus instead of waiting to treat infected persons.

Source: tamaleonline.net

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