Abban disclosed that the deceased is a male trader who reported to a health facility in Kumasi with a fever and cough. He was confirmed as a carrier of the virus on March 19, 2020.
“The information I got from the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service is that, that person [the Lebanese man] has died. He died today.”
An update by the Ghana Health Service read: “He felt unwell and reported to a health facility with fever (temp 39.4 ?), and cough. The sample tested positive for COVID-19.”