The Disease Surveillance of Ghana has commented on the circulating rumors of cases in Ghana concerning Covid-19. They released a statement via their official twitter account advising people to rely on them only for authentic news.
In the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak, many media outlets have seized opportunity to relay fake news to match up their credibility.
Nowadays, it is a battle of who breaks it first rather than who gives the right info . Fear mongering and causing panic is what most outlets ride on to direct traffic to their site to the detriment of the people . In their statement they said;
“Dear cherished followers, we remain the single most authentic source for Disease Surveillance Information in Ghana, disregard any rumors from any other sources. visit ghanahealthservice.org/covid19 for current breakdown of case details”