General News of Thursday, 7 December 2017Source: yen.com.gh'Strange disease' killed KUMACA students - KATHplay videoOver 1,500 students have received the drugs being administeredIt has emerged that the cause of deaths at Kumasi Academy is due to a strange sickness yet to be identified by Ghana's health structures. YEN.com.gh is gathering that medical officers at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) are currently finding the exact name for the disease found in the bodies of students who recently died. A senior pathologist at KATH, Dr Osei Sampene, has revealed on Nyira FM that "all bodies of students from Kumasi Academy showed signs of a strange disease which could also be one of its kind in Ghana". Meanwhile vaccines are currently being administered to all students to protect them against possible viral or bacterial infections. Earlier, two students who were rushed to the hospital after they complained of “fever-like conditions” at the school’s clinic died last Friday.
Source: GhanaWeb December 07, 2017 05:49 UTC