Minister of Health and MP for Dormaa Central, Hon. Kwaku Agyeman Manu is responding to treatment after getting infected with the novel Coronavirus.
In a post on his timeline on Facebook, Mr. Agyeman Manu expressed his gratitude to Ghanaians for their well wishes.
The Minister has been receiving wishes from Ghanaians after the report of him contracting the virus surfaced online. He wrote;
“I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the President and all Ghanaians for your well wishes and prayers. By the grace of God, I’m responding to treatment”.
The Minister is currently receiving treatment at the University of Ghana Medical Centre after he got the infection.
The Health Minister is the first high profile government official to have confirmed positive for the novel Coronavirus in Ghana.
President Akufo-Addo during his 11th address to the nation on steps and protocols to be used in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic in Ghana wished Mr. Agyeman Manu, a speedy recovery.
“Let us wish our hardworking Minister for Health, Hon. Kwaku Agyeman Manu, MP for Dormaa Central, a speedy recovery from the virus, which he contracted in the line of duty, and is in a stable condition,” the President urged.
COVID-19 case count in Ghana currently stands at 11,964 with 4,258 recoveries and 54 deaths.
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