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Ghana’s Covid-19 case count surpasses 25,000

Ghana has recorded 264 new Covid-19 cases bringing its total case count as of Tuesday, July 14, 2020, to 25,252.

The new cases were confirmed in 26 districts in six regions of the country.

According to the Ghana Health Service (GHS), the Greater Accra region continues to record the most number of cases with 13,869.

The Director of Public Health of GHS, Dr Badu Sarkodie, said the coastal and middle belts continue to be hotspots of Covid-19 in the country.

Meanwhile, the number of deaths remains at 139 with recoveries now 21,391 which pegs the number of active cases at 3,716.

While Ashanti region continues to be the second highest with 5,277 cases, Western and Central follow closely with 2, 189 and 1, 110 cases respectively.