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COVID-19: Recoveries in Ghana go up to 378 with 22 deaths

The number of COVID-19 patients who have recovered from the disease in Ghana has increased to 378.

COVID-19 isolation centre

This was contained in a new update by the Ghana Health Service (GHS).

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The death toll has also increased from 18 to 22.

A statement on the Ghana Health Service website noted that: “The cumulative number of COVID-19 cases recorded in Ghana since the 12th of March 2020 is 4,263. There have been 378 recoveries and 22 deaths. Between the 7th and 8th May, a total of 251 new cases have been reported with the majority of them from the Greater Accra Region (205 cases representing 82%)”

Meanwhile, the country’s case count has also increased from 4,012 to 4,263 since the last update on Friday, May 8, 2020.

Below is the regional distribution of COVID-19 cases in Ghana

Greater Accra Region – 3,641

Ashanti Region – 252

Eastern Region – 96

Central Region – 62

Western North Region – 56

Western Region – 35

Volta Region – 32

Upper East Region – 26

Oti Region – 24

Upper West Region – 20

Northern Region – 16

North East Region – 2

Bono Region – 1

Savannah Region – 0

Ahafo Region – 0

Bono East Region – 0

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