Quality and Safety Manager at the Ga East Municipal
hospital, Madam Evelyn Narkie Dowuona, has described as terrifying the rate at
which people are dying from the coronavirus.
According to her, it is a tragedy they never anticipated as health
Speaking in an interview with GhanaWeb, Madam Dowouna attributed the sudden
rise in death toll to the weather and patients who suffer from various
“Our death toll has increased and it is becoming scary. You will realize that
the weather has changed and things are getting worse. We didn’t bargain or
anticipate for this. We have a lot of sick people coming in and they are all
showing symptoms. Those that have comorbidities are getting worse day in and
out. In fact, we are not happy at all,” she stated.
She also cautioned and admonished individuals who still harbour thoughts about
the non-existence of the coronavirus.
“I want to tell the public that the virus is very real. Who will have a whole
lot of money and resources pushed into an agenda that it’s not true? It is
killing our brothers and sisters out there. We have seen it and we know it is
real. Let’s abide by the personal protective etiquettes and take good care of
ourselves,” she established.