Ghana’s Covid-19 Deaths Reach 341

Three more Covid-19 patients have died of the infection pushing the death toll to 341 according to the Ghana Health Service (GHS).
The GHS, in its latest case management update, also recorded 175 new cases of Covid-19 infection pushing the total number of confirmed cases to 56,988.
The health service said the country’s active cases now stand at 1, 404 from the previous 1, 330 recorded.
Clinical recoveries from the infection have also increased to 55,236 from the previous 54,753.
Out of the total number of active cases, 40 patients are in severe condition while four others are in critical condition.
Regional Breakdown
The Greater Accra Region continues to record the highest number of cases counting a total of 31,953 Covid-19 cases, followed by the Ashanti Region, with 11,285 cases and the Western Region with 3,164 cases.
The Eastern Region has 2,658 cases, Central Region, 2,184 cases, Bono East Region, 789 cases and the Volta Region, 771 cases.
The Western North Region has 668 cases, Bono Region, 642 cases, Northern Region, 580 cases, Ahafo Region, 530 cases.
The Upper East Region, 399 cases, Oti Region, 244 cases, Upper West Region has 112 cases, Savannah Region, 62 cases and the North East Region 22 cases.


By Jamila Akweley Okertchiri