Ninety-five more people have been confirmed to have contracted the novel coronavirus, sending Ghana’s total recorded cases from 2,074 to 2,169.

Regions with a rise in cases include the Greater Accra which has seen an increase of 57 cases raising its tally to 1,852.

Ghana's coronavirus cases now 2,169

The Ashanti Region’s case count is now 117 with eastern Region recording 17 new cases sending its total to 87 and the Western North Region which now has 4 cases.

In a new update on the Ghana Health Service’s page, the number of recoveries has also increased to 229 persons from 212.

One more person has died, increasing to death toll to 18.