Breaking News: Pregnant woman dies at hospital after nurses abandoned her over the fear of COVID-19

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Breaking News from Nsawam Hospital points reports that a pregnant Ghanaian woman has died after some nurses on duty neglected her at the facility over fears of COVID -19.

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A Ghanaian netizen claimed that the pregnant lady died because nurses at the hospital did not want to treat her because she was showing some signs of the coronavirus.

The netizen who happens to be a friend of the deceased’s husband said:

“A friend lost his pregnant wife who was due for delivery at the Nsawam government hospital last week due to negligence because it’s alleged the woman was showing signs of covid19 and the nurses on duty abandoned her. I’m ready to assist Citifm for the details.

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Allerged tweet claiming pregnant woman dies of covid-19

The President of Ghana, Akufo-Addo has addresed the issue of stigma associated with the novel coronavirus.

He identified the stigma being associated with those who test positive for the novel and deadly Coronavirus but this takes matters to a whole new level. Too Bad!!!.

Precious Eshun

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