Matthew Prempeh, Ghanaian minister of training, says over 90 p.c of the workers of the ministry have contracted coronavirus.
In accordance with Ghana Net, Prempeh mentioned mass testing performed on the ministry revealed that he’s amongst these constructive for the illness.
The minister mentioned the checks needed to be performed on the workers of the ministry after his outcome got here again constructive the second time.
He mentioned outcomes from the checks confirmed out of 50 individuals, about 45 of the workers had contracted the illness with majority of them being asymptomatic.
“After my second outcome got here out as constructive, testing was performed on all workers 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 Heart, 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 nice expertise. The illness could be very actual and I don’t want it on even my foe.”
With 548 new instances, Ghana has recorded 22,822 confirmed instances of COVID-19; 17,564 recoveries and 129 deaths.