Another government official, the Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has tested positive for Covid-19.

Dr Lydia Dsane-Selby who has gone into self-isolation said she got to know her status this Sunday.

According to her, contact tracing has began immediately she got to know of her status. So far, she said all those tested have tested negative.

The NHIA CEO said she immediately contacted doctors at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital and others for assistance and she has been put medication.

Read also: Wife, Son Of Health Minister Tests Positive Of COVID-19

Sources told Joy News the staff of the Authority have been made aware of Dr Dsane-Selby’s COVID-19 status and those close to her have gone for a test.

The NHIA boss is the third government official to test positive for COVID-19 disease.

On Sunday, it was discovered that the Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman Manu was recovering from the University of Ghana Medical Center after he tested positive for the virus one week ago.




  1. Greetings! This is my first comment here so I just wanted to give a
    quick shout out and tell you I genuinely enjoy reading your blog posts.
    Can you recommend any other blogs/websites/forums that deal with the
    same topics? Thanks!

  2. I’m truly enjoying the design and layout of your blog.
    It’s a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more pleasant
    for me to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a developer to create
    your theme? Excellent work!

  3. I’m impressed, I must say. Seldom do I encounter a blog that’s both equally educative and entertaining, and
    without a doubt, you’ve hit the nail on the head.
    The issue is an issue that not enough people are speaking intelligently
    about. I’m very happy I came across this in my hunt for something relating to this.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here