Matthew Prempeh, Ghanaian minister of training, says over 90 % of the employees of the ministry have contracted coronavirus.
In response to Ghana Net, Prempeh mentioned mass testing carried out on the ministry revealed that he’s amongst these optimistic for the illness.
The minister mentioned the assessments needed to be carried out on the employees of the ministry after his outcome got here again optimistic the second time.
He mentioned outcomes from the assessments confirmed out of 50 individuals, about 45 of the employees had contracted the illness with majority of them being asymptomatic.
“After my second outcome got here out as optimistic, testing was carried out on all employees on the ministry and the outcomes confirmed that out of each 50 individuals, about 45 had contracted the virus,” Prempeh mentioned.
“Most of them are asymptomatic so they’re isolating at residence.”
Recounting his expertise earlier than restoration, the minister, who was on admission for 2 weeks on the College of Ghana Medical Middle, mentioned it was harrowing.
He mentioned: “For all of the 52 years of my life, I’ve by no means been admitted to the hospital earlier than and it was not a pleasing expertise. The illness could be very actual and I don’t want it on even my foe.”
With 548 new circumstances, Ghana has recorded 22,822 confirmed circumstances of COVID-19; 17,564 recoveries and 129 deaths.