Two staff of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital have tested positive for Coronavirus.

The two are a nurse and a doctor who work at the Department of Medicine and Department of Child Health respectively, an internal communique.

The two are currently being taken care of in the hospital and are responding to treatment.

“We wish to inform staff we are working to establish the primary source of the infections. Staff are therefore entreated to remain calm and follow the basic hygiene protocols.”

“Management is committed to ensuring that all staff are safe and protected. As we distribute PPEs to all departments, measures are far advanced to procure adequate protective gears for all staff,” the communique added.

Nine new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Ghana has increased the country’s case count to 214 as at 0600GMT on Sunday, April 5, 2020.