COVID-19 update: Ghana records massive leap; recoveries now 120

COVID-19 update: Ghana records massive leap; recoveries now 120

Information reaching YEN.com.gh indicates that an additional 21 persons who tested positive for the deadly coronavirus have recovered.

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This brings to number the total recoveries from 99 to 120.

This was announced by the Ghana Health Service at a press briefing on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, in Accra.

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The new tally means that 112 new cases have been confirmed with 21 more people recovering since Sunday, April 19, when President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo updated the figures.

Meanwhile, Ghana has recorded 1,154 COVID-19 cases.

The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service at the press conference on Wednesday said that except for the 115 travellers who tested positive on mandatory quarantine, new cases were recorded in the category of enhanced contact tracing and the general surveillance.

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In other news, coronavirus, church leaders across the country have declared a 3-day national prayer and fasting programme.

In a Twitter post sited by YEN.com.gh, the programme is earmarked to start from Friday, April 24 and end on Sunday, April 26, 2020.

It is themed ‘Oh God, heal Our Land’.

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