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Ghana’s COVID-19 death toll now 248

Ghana’s COVID-19 death toll || Nine (9) more individuals have died from COVID-19 in Ghana, increasing the death toll to 248, according to Ghana Health Service (GHS).

August 18, 2020, Tuesday, update indicate that the recording of 340 new cases sending the country’s case count to 42, 993.

Ghana’s COVID-19 death toll
 COVID-19 death toll

Ghana’s COVID-19 active cases now stand at 1,949, with the recovery case count standing at 40, 796. Three patients are currently on ventilators while 6 remain critical with 16 others in a severe situation.

Ghana’s COVID-19 death toll
Ghana’s COVID-19 death toll

 

Regional cumulative cases:

Greater Accra Region – 21,369

Ashanti Region – 10,650

Western Region – 2,924

Eastern Region – 2,109

Central Region – 1,829

Bono East Region – 730

Volta Region – 646

Western North Region – 598

Ahafo Region – 490

Northern Region – 489

Bono Region – 480

Upper East Region – 282

Oti Region – 229

Upper West Region – 88

Savannah Region – 62

North East Region – 18

 

 

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