The president of Ghana addressed Ghanaians for the 3rd time today March 21st on Coronavirus outbreak. A summary from his speech below
✅ 19 cases of covid-19 confirmed so far. One person who tested positive had serious underlying health concerns and has died.
✅ 8 infected persons doing well under self quarantine.
✅ All borders to be closed by midnight tomorrow. Land, Sea and Air borders closing to human beings from midnight Sunday. Any one who comes will be quarantined for 14days.
✅ 50,000 additional test kits to be provided. MoH will see to it that contact traced persons are tested for the virus
✅ Ministry of health to ensure that person identified through contacts tracing undergo mandatory testing.
✅ New and retired medical staff will be added to argument health workers.
✅ Wednesday 25th March declared National Day of Prayer and Fasting. He encourages Ghanaians to seek the face of God
✅ Appealed to Ghanaians to maintain strict self discipline and enhanced social distancing protocols. Avoid unnecessary close body contact. Our survival is in our own hands