Ghana don record cases of di extremely contagious COVID-19 variant wey dey India. Professor Gordon Awendare di head of di West Africa Center for Cell Biology and Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) at di University of Ghana confirm say di highly infectious type of COVID-19 dey di country.

Di World Health Organisation (WHO) classify this type as “variant of global concern”. Di WHO see say edey spread faster than di other types. “We must scaled-up testing at KIA Fred Binka”, a Professor for Clinical Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS), Ho, talk di Ghana Health Service (GHS) say make dem increase di testing to contain the Indian variant getting out of hands. GHS say dem confirm six “Delta variants” for di country.

Di President of Ghana say dis happen sake of dem no dey get di COVID-19 vaccine some.