The Mayor for the Sekondi-Takoradi Municipality, Anthony K.K. Sam,
remains at work at his Municipal Assembly even though his personal
driver has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus.
Empire FM’s Emmanuel Ohene Gyan reports that there was no form of
quarantine for the Mayor, as he is currently chairing meetings at the
office to determine whether the market circle would be closed or not.
The Mayor’s driver who’s name is unknown has been put into isolation
and is currently receiving treatment, as he is reported to be in a
Ohene-Gyan, however, notes that staff of the Assembly are expressing
fear and anxiety, with some raising concerns over the health of the
Meanwhile, the Western Region has been declared as the new Covid-19
hotspot in the country, as the Sekondi-Takoradi Municipality recorded 57
new cases as of today.
The Regional Health Directorate Starr News can confirm, have not been informed.
Information reaching Starr News also indicates that the Regional
Director of Health Services is not at post whiles his two deputies and
other top officials have not received any call from the Health Ministry
or the Ghana Health Service to that effect.