Connect with us

(COVID-19): Ghana’s death toll hits 139 with 24,518 cases

Health

(COVID-19): Ghana’s death toll hits 139 with 24,518 cases

Ghana has recorded 270 new cases, taking the total load to 24,518, the Ghana Health Service has reported.
The new cases were from samples taken between 17 June and 8 July 2020.

Also, the number of recovered and discharged patients has increased to 20,187.

Similarly, the death toll has increased by four, and now stands at 139.

The active cases are 4,192.

See The Regional Breakdown:

Greater Accra Region –13,404

Ashanti Region –5,254

Western Region –2,128

Central Region –1,110

Eastern Region –931

Volta Region –390

Upper East Region –282

Bono East Region –205

Northern Region –186

Western North Region –173

Oti Region –120

Bono Region –107

Ahafo Region –98

Upper West Region –70

Savannah Region –51

North East Region –9

PREVENTIVE MEASURES FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC

Stay at home, observe social-distancing, avoid handshaking.

Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, throw the tissue into a closed bin, and then wash your hands.

Always wear a mask, particularly when leaving home.

Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.

Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects or surfaces such as remote controls and doorknobs. Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

Call the designated health line(s) in your district for necessary assistance or support if you develop fever, cough, or difficulty breathing.

You can also call any of the following toll-free numbers for assistance: 112, 0509497700 & 0558439868

Ghana Health Service

C. A. Asante

C. A. Asante is a teacher (Village Teacher) by profession who has reported on a number of elections in Ghana for Central Press Newspaper. He is known among his peers as a researcher and regular contributor in Education, Politics, etc. Follow : Instagram- @ chris_asante1...Facebook: CA Asante

Comments

More in Health

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive latest and breaking news into your email.

Join 6,456 other subscribers

Video Of The Week

Trending News

VISIT JEANIE JQ

To Top