Deputy Trades and Industry Minister, Carlos Ahenkorah has confirmed he is COVID-19 positive and was admitted to Isolation Center at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital not ICU.
“I’m COVID-19 positive, my driver is positive” He responded when asked in an interview.
Although he admitted that he was indeed at the Hospital, the Tema West MP, said it was only for an overnight stay at the Isolation Centre for a review and not at the ICU as media reports suggest.
“I was admitted for an overnight review on my Covid status at the ISOLATION CENTER in Korle –Bu yesterday around 5 PM and discharged at 11am this morning.
Not at the ICU.” He added.
“I am in the comfort of my home as I speak.” he said in a statement.
Hon Carlos Ahenkorah has however been charged with breach of instructions to self-isolate by going into the midst of people at a registration center.