Ridge Hospital Doctor tests positive for coronavirus


A specialist doctor at the Greater Accra Regional Hospital, Ridge is under self-quarantine after he tested positive for the coronavirus.

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He had returned into the country from South Africa, prior to the partial lockdown, the Hospital management said in a release on Friday.

The statement reads; “This came to the fore after he had undergone the two weeks of mandatory self-quarantine. The COVID19 team has since been taking care of him at the self-quarantine centre and he is currently doing well,”

Management of the Greater Accra Regional Hospital (GARH), Ridge is in touch with him and we will support him till he recovers. We have also put in place all other measures to ensure that all the necessary care he needs is provided. The statements further added.

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So far the recorded and confirmed COVID-19 cases stand at 205 with 5 deaths and 31 recoveries. (As of the time of publication).