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First Coronavirus death reportedly recorded in Ghana

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Ghana has allegedly recorded the first death of Coronavirus out of the 19 confirmed cases.

According to a report by CitiNewsRoom, the deceased is the 61-year old Lebanese male trader who reported to a health facility in Kumasi with a fever and cough, and was confirmed as having the disease on Thursday, March 19, 2020.

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“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,” a deputy Health Minister, Alex Abban, confirmed to Citi News.

This piece of news was also aired on GH ONE TV NEWS.

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