Senior Minister Yaw Osafo-Marfo has tested positive for the coronavirus – COVID-19!


The minister’s diagnosis was announced by the Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah during a press briefing.

He said, “Senior Minister Osafo-Maafo has been informed that his sample taken has returned positive for COVID-19,”.

“As of today [July 7, 2020], he will commence treatment for COVID-19 from home, and in consonance with the transparency that we are bringing to Ghanaians, he has instructed that we inform the general public accordingly,” he added.

Maafo is the latest government official to test positive for the virus which the government is treating like a joke despite its rising case count.