Ghana has confirmed two more cases of coronavirus, bringing to nine the total number of cases in Ghana.
Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah disclosed this on his Twitter account.
According to him, health services are still managing all suspected and confirmed cases well.
At a press conference Wednesday evening, Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah said health experts had told government officials that the next two weeks will be critical in Ghana’s fight against the deadly coronavirus pandemic.
He said: “the health experts tell us that the next two weeks are going to be critical in determining whether or not we are going to get significant community spread. the general theory pandemic management is that often it is likely the numbers go up a bit before it curves or the situation gets better”.
“Therefore, they are bracing for the possibility of some limited recordings of more cases in the medium term but they continue to assure us that the systems they are putting together and continue to ramp-up are such that we will be able to contain it and hold this virus in check.”
Story by Mabel Sowah.