Ghana records 5 new coronavirus cases, total count now 641

Ghana has recorded 5 more cases of Coronavirus patients bringing the total number from 636 to 641, according to Ghana Health Service.

Meanwhile 83 persons have fully recovered from the novel coronavirus in Ghana.

“Two weeks since the institution of enhanced surveillance, restriction of movement and continuous public education to prevent the spread of cases of COVID-19 several cases have been recorded.

Also RAD: Sex Scandals Hit COVID-19 Centres As Those In Quarantine Are Now ‘Engaging In Sexual Acts’ With Each Other

“As of 14th April 2020, at 23:00HRS, a total of 50,719 persons have been tested with 641 being positive for COVID-19. The breakdown of the 641 positive cases are as follows: 17 have been treated, reverted to negative on repeat tests and discharged. Furthermore, 66 have tested negative once and awaiting second test. This brings together a total of 83 cases that have been recovered/discharged. 548 cases have been categorised as mild disease and are on treatment, two are categorized as moderate to severe cases, none in critical state currently and eight have died,” according to the Ghana Health Service.

“the five new cases were recorded in the following locations; one from Adenta Municipality and two each from Ayawaso East and Ayawaso Central Municipalities. With the exception of one of the cases from Ayawaso East, all the new cases are asymptomatic. Contacts of the new cases are being listed for follow up.”

Ghana records 5 new coronavirus cases, total count now 641

“Of the 641 confirmed COVID-19 cases, 268 were reported from two from the routine surveillance, 258 from enhanced surveillance activities and 115 from travellers who were previously under mandatory quarantine in Accra and Tamale.”

Below is the Regional breakdown

Greater Accra – 514

Ashanti – 53

Eastern – 41

Northern – 10

Volta – 9

Upper West – 7

Upper East – 4

North East – 1

Western – 1

Central – 1

Source: Nana Kwame/Smartandstuck.com

0Shares

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*