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Coronavirus: Ghana’s active cases see sharp increase

Ghana’s active COVID-19 cases have now shot up to 947. This is according to new data from the Ghana Health Service (GHS).

The GHS reports that 145 new cases have been reported, increasing the national confirmed cases to 48,788 as of 6 November 2020.

On the recovery and discharge front, Ghana has recorded 47,521 with the death toll still standing at 320 for the past one week.

According to the GHS 160 travelers using the Kotoka International Airport have since its reopening in September tested positive for the virus. Out of the 160, 53 have been treated and discharged. Ten persons are in severe condition, four critical while two others remain on ventilators.

Cumulative regional cases:

Greater Accra Region – 25,649

Ashanti Region – 11,029

Western Region – 2,996

Eastern Region – 2,452

Central Region – 1,935

Bono East Region – 785

Volta Region – 684

Western North Region – 651

Bono Region – 600

Northern Region – 547

Ahafo Region – 528

Upper East Region – 358

Oti Region – 243

Upper West Region – 90

Savannah Region – 62

North East Region – 19

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