The Obuasi Government Hospital has been temporarily shut down on Saturday, 27th June 2020 as cases of COVID-19 in the facility has escalated beyond imagination.
Authorities of the hospital were notified by writings on the Friday, 26th June 2020 not to operate on Monday, 29th June 2020. So the decision as to when to stop operation before the Monday lied in the hands of the authorities.
From the authorities, the Obuasi Government Hospital on Saturday, the 27th of June 2020 has officially been closed until further notice. All incoming patients with appointments are to hold on and wait for further directives.
In the meantime, residents of Obuasi are to stay calm as authorities are working tirelessly to keep each and everyone safe.