Founder of the Glorious Word Power Ministry International, Rev. Isaac Owusu Bempah claims the cause of deaths at Kumasi Academy SHS is spiritual.
According to the popular pastor, an evil spirit is the major cause of deaths in the school is mainly by an evil spirits saying Ghanaians will have to pray against the outbreak.
Health minister, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu revealed that out of 44 cases reported, only 4 have died bringing to a total 11 deaths in the year alone.
Samples of students taken for intense investigation at Noguchi revealed that out of the 19 samples collected, 12 tested positive for Influenza Type A.
Meanwhile, the health minister is calling for all students to be kept on campus as emergency means to provide vaccines to control the outbreak is ensured.
Earlier on, medical officers at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) are currently finding the exact name for the disease found in the bodies of students who recently died.
A senior pathologist at KATH, Dr Osei Sampene, had revealed on Nyira FM that "all bodies of students from Kumasi Academy showed signs of a strange disease which could also be one of its kind in Ghana".
Meanwhile, vaccines are currently being administered to all students to protect them against possible viral or bacterial infections. Parliament has summoned the minister for health, Kwaku Agyemang-Manu on updates related to the shocking deaths of persons.
According to him, any attempt by parents to send their wards home poses a serious national security threat since the cause of their deaths is strangely unknown.
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