June 17, 2021

COVID-19: Ghana President goes into isolation as close contact tests positive

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-Ghana President, Akufo Addo

-Ghana President, Akufo Addo

To avoid increase in the 19,300 cases of COVID-19 in Ghana, President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has gone into self-isolation for two weeks after one of his contacts tested positive.

The president went into isolation as a precautionary measure despite testing negative for COVID-19.

”President Nana Akufo-Addo will henceforth be working from the presidential villa in Accra, the country’s information minister confirmed in a statement released on Saturday”.

The statement read in part: “President Nana Akufo-Addo has gone into isolation after at least one person within his close circle tested positive for COVID-19.

“(The president) has, as (of) today, tested negative, but has elected to take this measure out of the abundance of caution.”

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