Ghana’s Covid-19 infections top 30k; active cases rise

Ghana’s coronavirus infections have gone past 30,000 as the Disease Surveillance Department of the Ghana Health Service released the latest case count on Friday, July 24.

With 694 new cases recorded, the country’s total cumulative cases are now 30,366.

The recoveries-cum-discharges were not that much, hovering around 26,000. They are precisely 26,687.

This leaves the country’s active cases under management and care at various health centres across the country, and a significant number home, at 3,526.

Out of this number, 26 are in “severe” conditions while six are in “critical” conditions with four said to be on ventilators.

The deaths remain 153.

Regional breakdown

Greater Accra – 15,863

Ashanti – 7,026

Western – 2,361

Central – 1,269

Eastern – 1,164

Volta – 538

Bono – 421

Bono East – 413

Northern – 302

Western North – 298

Upper East – 282

Oti – 172

Ahafo – 116

Upper West – 75

Savannah – 57

North East – 9

 

By Emmanuel Kwame Amoh|3news.com|Ghana 

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