Scale-up surveillance on Monkeypox following outbreak – Public Health Expert

No Monkeypox detected in Western Region - Health Authorities

Public Health Expert at the ‘Tony Blair Institute for Global Change,’ Dr Banda Khalifa, says Monkeypox is not as serious as Covid-19, but, Ghanaian Health Authorities must scale up surveillance mechanisms against the disease.

Monkeypox is a rare disease caused by infection of the monkeypox virus.

Scale-up surveillance on Monkeypox following outbreak - Public Health Expert

Addressing issues on the disease, Dr Khalifa said ”Ghana must focus on prevention following the outbreak in parts of the world, including neighbouring Togo.

https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/monkeypox

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