The streets of Damongo was flooded with jubilant over the COVID 19 test results of their neighbor who returned from Italy on the 28th February, 2020.
The 35 year old Italian based Ghanaian was reported to the Municipal Chief Executive and other local authorities after he was seen exhibiting some symptoms of the contagious virus.
This led to his quarantine at the Damongo Hospital. Sample of his blood was taken to the Tamale Teaching Hospital to be forwarded to The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital for testing.
After careful examination of his sample, the results came negative and declared him free from COVID 19.
Residents of Damongo could not hide their feelings after hearing the test results was negative. Men and women were seen on the streets singing and dancing as a sign of relief and to thank God for protecting them.