COVID-19: All Regions Have Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus – Ghana Health Service

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Ghana Health Service(GHS) Director General, Dr. Patrick Aboagye has confirmed that all the 16 regions in Ghana have recorded cases of the Coronavirus Disease.

This disclosure of information took place during a media briefing at the Ministry of Information in Accra.

According to the information published by the Ghana Health Service, the Greater Accra, Ashanti and Western regions respectively are the most affected.

“Positivity rate for the airport continues to rise, that is if you look at the airports alone. But it is the cumulative positivity that is 0.65 but if you them month by month you can see there is an increasing trend in the positivity rate,” Dr. Aboagye stated.

See Virus Statistics as at Monday 25 January:

Caseload = 61,489

Active cases = 3,525

Recoveries = 57,597

Deaths = 367

New cases = 695

Cumulative Cases per Region (Case Count in Descending Order; Highest to Lowest):

Greater Accra Region – 35,197

Ashanti Region – 11,738

Western Region – 3,351

Eastern Region – 2,706

Central Region – 2,215

Volta Region – 859

Bono East Region – 802

Western North Region – 695

Bono Region – 645

Northern Region – 620

Upper East Region – 563

Ahafo Region – 537

Oti Region – 246

Upper West Region – 161

Savannah Region – 63

North East Region – 25

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