Covid-19 death rate in Ghana still low – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has noted that covid-19 related deaths in Ghana remain low as against what is happening in other parts of the world.

He attributed the success in containing the spread of the virus to the prudent measures  his government instituted to tackle the pandemic.

Addressing the nation on Sunday October 18, Mr Akufo-Addo said “The rate of death 0.5 per cent continues to remain very low.

“Thirteen more deaths have occurred bringing the total number of deaths tragically to 310 out of a total number of  510,074 tested

He further urged Ghanaians to “continue to comply with the measures put in place to deal with the virus.”

He added “This is the surest way by which we can defeat the virus.”

By Laud Nartey||Ghana

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