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Coronavirus: Accra, Kumasi locked down

Restriction of movements in some parts of Accra, Tema, Kasoa and Kumasi is in full force for two weeks, as a way of controlling the spread of the dreaded novel Coronavirus in Ghana. These areas are described by the Ghana Health Service as the epicenters, where substantial numbers of the virus have been recorded. President Nana Addo Dankwa […]Read More
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COVID-19 lockdown: Presidency clarifies category of persons exempted from restrictions

The Presidency has clarified the category of members of the Executive arm of government exempted from the restrictions imposed on parts of the country to contain the coronavirus outbreak in Ghana. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo last Friday imposed a lockdown on the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA) including Kasoa in the Central Region as well as […]Read More
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COVID-19 cases in Ghana hit 152

Ghana’s case count for COVID-19 has increased to 152. This follows the confirmation of 11 new cases by the Ghana Health Service today, Sunday, March 29, 2020. Ten (10) of the new cases were among persons who were under mandatory quarantine in Tamale under the direction of the Regional Security Committee of the Northern Region. […]Read More
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Ghana’s coronavirus cases up by 4 to 141

Ghana has recorded four more cases of Covid-19, the Ghana Health Service has said in its web updates. According to the Service, as of Saturday, March 28, a total of 2,519 persons have been tested for coronavirus in Ghana. Among the tested, 1,276 (50.7%) were persons under mandatory quarantine with 1,243 (49.3%) from routine surveillance […]Read More