A final year student of the Nalerigu Nurses and Midwifery College as well as another woman have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Nalerigu in the North East Region.
The student, according to health officials, returned to school recently from Cape Coast in the Central Region while the woman was said to have travelled to Nalerigu from Obuasi in the Ashanti Region.
Both patients have been quarantined to undergo Covid-19 treatment.
Municipal Health Director Mark Abugri, who confirmed the cases, said contact tracing has commenced.
North East Region has since the outbreak of covid-19 in Ghana recorded four positive cases with two recoveries.
By Christopher Amoako|3news.com|Ghana