Coronavirus: Ghana records 854 new cases, case count 22,822

Ghana has recorded 854 new coronavirus infections.

Coronavirus: Ghana records 854 new cases, case count 22,822

The total confirmed cases as of July 5, 2020, is 22,822.

The latest update was confirmed by the Ghana Health Service via their official website.

Per the update, the number of people who have died as a result of the virus is still at 129. However, active cases have risen to 5,129, with 17,564 recoveries/discharges.

Greater Accra Region still leads with the most infections, with 12,560 cases, followed by Ashanti Region with 4,824 active cases.

Below is the regional breakdown of the caseload:

  1. Greater Accra Region – 12, 560
  2. Ashanti Region - 4,824
  3. Western Region – 2,045
  4. Central Region – 1,064
  5. Eastern Region - 855
  6. Volta Region - 370
  7. Upper East Region - 278
  8. Northern Region - 163
  9. Bono East Region - 142
  10. Western North Region - 154
  11. Oti Region - 114
  12. Upper West Region - 58
  13. Savannah Region - 50
  14. Ahafo Region - 36
  15. Bono Region - 96
  16. North East Region - 9
Source: www.ghanaweb.com