COVID-19: 283 more cases push Ghana’s case count to 9,168; deaths now 42

COVID-19: 283 more cases push Ghana’s case count to 9,168; deaths now 42

Ghana’s coronavirus case count has risen from 8,885 to 9,168

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The current figure recorded shows a massive increase in the figure by 283 news cases according to the latest update from the Ghana Health Service as of Friday, June 5, 2020.

Meanwhile, 268 additional persons have fully recovered from the virus pushing the count to 3,189, and

Statistics show that the number of deaths has increased by 4 raising the number from 38 to 42.

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Currently, the country is having 5,669 active coronavirus cases which are being managed effectively.

As has always been the case, the Greater Accra Region is still leading the chart with 6,102 cases, followed by the Ashanti and Western Regions with 1,452 and 456 cases respectively.

The Ahafo region is the only region out of the 16 regions in the country that has not recorded a case.

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In other news, the spokesperson for the National Chief Imam, Sheik Aremeyaw Shaibu, has disclosed that the announcements made by the president to ease restrictions put in place over COVID-19 would not favor the Muslim community.

According to him, crowd management would be a major challenge for the Islamic people as well as their time of worship.

Speaking in an interview on Joy News and reported by theghanareport.com, he stated that even though the Muslim community has welcomed the news of resuming services, the challenges cannot be overlooked.

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