Coronavirus patient in Ghana runs away from quarantine over poor health facilities

A Coronavirus patient in Tema, Ghana is reported to have rejected quarantine from the hospital and rather opted to go home. The patient after being tested was supposed to be isolated by the hospital but Ghana News reported that the hospital does not have the requisite facilities and resources to quarantine the patient so he decided to go home to self-quarantine. Many Ghanaians have raised concerns over the readiness of the Ghana Health Service to battle the disease. Ghana’s confirmed cases of Coronavirus rose to seven (7) yesterday when a…

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Coronavirus patient shares details on how she got infected and ‘daily’ symptoms.

A Twitter user, @d_psycho_guru who tested positive to coronavirus, has shared details on how she contracted the virus, as well as her symptoms Taking to her twitter page, she revealed how a cough from someone started the whole illness. I just tested positive to the corona virus. I’m too weak to even feel sorry for myself, but I intend to share my symptoms to allow people quickly identify and self-isolate immediately, to avoid infecting others. 6th March: someone coughed into my face mistakenly, while speaking to me (yes run away…

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Lagos commissioner of health visits corona virus patient

  The #LagosState commissioner of health, Professor Akin Abayomi, has visited the Italian corona virus patient at the Infectious Diseases Hospital in #Yaba, where he is being isolated and treated. . . The Commissioner said he spoke with the man and assured him that he would be taken care of. While there, he took time to inspect the ongoing renovation of the isolation wards. The renovation should be completed in a couple of days.

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