Former Minister of Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, is cautioning people not to compromise on their safety in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

She revealed that, she lost three close friends to the virus which is currently on the rise in Ghana.

The country’s active case now stands at 1,900 with a death toll of 352 deaths. Some 33 people are in critical conditions at the intensive care units.

Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful

The former Minister took to her Facebook page to urge Ghanaians to adhere to the COVID-19 protocols to avert such unfortunate deaths.

“Stay at home if you begin to feel unwell, even with mild symptoms such as headache and slight runny nose, until you recover. If you develop fever, cough, and difficulty in breathing, seek medical advice promptly,” she wrote on Facebook.

Below is the Facebook page:

I lost 3 friends to COVID last week. COVID-19 is fast spreading in our communities, kindly stay safe by taking some…

Posted by Ursula Owusu on Monday, January 18, 2021