News went that Ghana’s Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman Manu had contracted Coronavirus and has been admitted at the University of Ghana Medical Center (UGMC).
Sources indicate that the Minister contracted the virus after his wife and son were both admitted at the Intensive Care Unit of UGMC.
But in his 11th update to the country on COVID-19, President Akufo-Addo said “we wish our hardworking minister for health a speedy recovery. He contracted the virus in the line of his work and he is stable condition.”
This has come as a shock to many as the Health Minister is said to have denied reports that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and was receiving treatment at the University of Ghana Medical Centre (UGMC).
As a result, the frequently asked questions (FAQs) is that between Ghana’s incumbent president in the person of Nana Akufo Addo and the health minister, Hon. Kwaku Agyeman Manu, who is telling the people of Ghana the gospel truth?
Following the words of President Akufo Addo, it’s no doubt that Hon. Kwaku Agyeman Manu is COVID-19 positive, however, from the horses own mouth, he visited the University of Ghana Medical Centre (UGMC) to have a rest.
The Minister insists he’s only taking a much-needed rest and his diabetes medication, according to a Despite Media, Broadcast Journalist, Afia Pokuaa.
“Spoke to the minister of health. He says he’s fine and doesn’t have COVID but only needed rest and his usual medication,” she wrote.
For clarity sake, coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus.
Most people who fall sick with COVID-19 will experience mild to moderate symptoms and recover without special treatment.