Ghanaian President Akufo-Addo on 14-Day Self-Isolation
Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is, on the advice of doctors, on a 14-day self-isolation, after he had been exposed to someone within his close circle who tested positive for Covid-19.
A statement signed by Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah and released to the media on July 4 said the President’s decision to self-isolate was a precautionary measure in compliance with Covid-19 protocols.
“He has, as at today, tested negative, but has elected to take this measure out of the abundance of caution”, the statement said.
Meanwhile Ghana’s case count of Covid-19, as of July 4, stood at 19,388, with number of recoveries/discharges pegged at 14,330. The number of deaths recorded so far is 117.