Ghana, a small country in West Africa with approximately thirty million people is contributing significantly to the investigation and fight against the global pandemic disease, Corona Virus.
The World Health Organization (W.H.O), adjudged Ghana recently as best among African continent in testing and tracing of Corona virus disease patient. Kwame Nkrumah University of science and Technology is one of the best research academic institution in Ghana. Recently the institution was able to develop a Corona virus disease testing kits. This is to augment the ones already developed and imported into the country by WHO and member countries.
Ghana continues to fight the disease vehemently by proceeding to do autopsies on Corona virus patients. In case you don’t know autopsy this is what it means;
“a post-mortem examination to discover the cause of death or the extent of disease”
The autopsy occurred on Thursday 30th April 2020 in the morning. The team on board included; Dr Samuel Akoriyea Kaba, and pathologist team from 37 Military Hospital and Ghana Health service. It took them 30mims to do the autopsy. This is the first of it kind in Africa since the outbreak of the disease.
It is therefore seen from international front that Ghana is ready and fighting unabated to ensure that Covid 19 is defeated.