Friday, 03 April

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases now 19

Health News
Coronavirus has killed thousands in China and around the world



The number of people infected by the coronavirus in Ghana has increased by three more to 19.

The latest cases, all imported, according to the Ghana Health Service, were confirmed on Friday, 20 March 2020.

They were picked up in the Greater Accra and Ashanti Regions.

Two of the three latest patients are UK-based Ghanaian women who returned to Ghana two weeks ago.

One is 55 years old while the other is 84 years old.

The third is a 27-year-old Chinese man who touched down in Accra.

As part of efforts to combat the spread, President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced a few restrictions including a ban on social gatherings.