Monday, 18 January

Ghana’s active COVID-19 cases almost hitting 1,000

Health News
So far, 320 people have succumbed to COVID-19 in Ghana

The Ghana Health Service has confirmed 116 new COVID-19 cases. 

This brings the country’s active case count to 973. 

It was 947 a couple days ago. 

So far, Ghana has recorded a total of 48,904 cases nationwide, sine the virus first entered the country in mid-March. 

Out of that number, 47,611 have recovered. 

The death toll has remained 320 for about a week. 

Regional breakdown 

Greater Accra Region - 25,745

Ashanti Region - 11,047

Western Region - 2,996

Eastern Region - 2,452

Central Region - 1,935

Bono East Region - 785

Volta Region - 684

Western North Region - 653

Bono Region - 600

Northern Region - 547

Ahafo Region - 528

Upper East Region - 358

Oti Region - 243

Upper West Region - 90

Savannah Region - 62

North East Region - 19

 

Source: Classfmonline.com