GHS Boss, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye

The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye has said Ghana has not recorded any ebola case in the country.

It was alleged that, Ghana has recorded an ebola case in the Northern Regional Capital, Tamale.

Reacting to this, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye said the GHS carried out simulation exercise on how to handle an outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease.

Speaking at the Minister’s briefing at the Ministry of Information in Accra, Dr Kuma-Aboagye  stressed that GHS was testing their systems on  how to deal with the situation should any case be recorded in the country.

Touching on monkey pox outbreak in the country, Dr Kuma Aboagye said Ghana has recorded 18 positive cases and 72 suspected cases recorded. No death recorded.

He also said that, 13 schools in total have recorded COVID-19 with 2 schools currently closed down temporarily due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Source: Nyarko