General News of Tuesday, 18 February 2020Source: 3news.com7 out of 21 coronavirus tests at Noguchi showed symptomsProfessor William Kwabena AmpofoThe Head of the Virology Department of Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, Professor William Kwabena Ampofo, says seven out of the 21 cases tested for coronavirus showed symptoms as outlined by the Ghana Health Service despite all proving negative. For him, Ghana is safe for now but measures have to be put in place to fight the disease in case of an outbreak. He admitted that the symptoms of the coronavirus disease are hard to tell and there makes the viral disease hard to diagnose. It centered on the preparedness of Ghana in case of an outbreak of Covid-19. The Ghana Health Service has been at the forefront in the prevention fight of Covid-19, which first broke out in China’s Hubei Province in December, 2019.
Source: GhanaWeb February 18, 2020 18:00 UTC