Ghana’s total case count for COVID-19 has increased to 313. This follows the confirmation of 26 new positive cases.

The confirmation comes after more contacts of Covid-19 patients were traced and their samples tested.

According to the Ghana Health Service’s updates, the new cases were confirmed in the Ashanti, Greater Accra, and Central Regions.

An additional death was also recorded, increasing the number of Covid-19 related deaths in the country to six.

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