A total of twenty-nine (29 ) persons made up of 26 students and 3 teachers have tested positive for COVID-19 at Akosombo International School (Ais) in the Asuogyaman District of the Eastern region.
This was after results of mass testing of students, teaching and non-teaching staff in school trickled in.
Starr News sources indicate that the infected students and teachers have been quarantined in a hotel at Akosombo for administration of their cases.
The Eastern Regional Health Director, Dr Winfred Ofosu substantiated the situation but did not publicize the name of the school expanding that the Regional Health Directorate was yet to be furnished with a detailed report from the Asuogyaman District Health Directorate.
Ghana’s COVID-19 death toll has now hit 433, according to the latest figures by the Ghana Health Service.