Ghana has confirmed nine additional COVID-19 cases; six from Greater Accra and three from Ashanti region.
An update by the Ghana Health Service says among the cases from the Greater Accra region is a 37-year-old woman with no history of travel nor contact with a confirmed case.
One is a repeat test of a traveller under quarantine who initially tested negative but converted to positive on repeat test.
Four are contacts of confirmed cases with no symptoms and were detected during the enhanced contact tracing and testing.
And of the three cases from the Ashanti region, two are Ghanaians who travelled to Ghana from France within the past 14 days and the third one is a Ghanaian who has no history of travel out of the country nor contact with any confirmed case.
The number of deaths remain five, three have recovered while 49 have been discharged for home management. Two of the cases remain “moderately ill”.
Routine Surveillance 124
Mandatory Quarantine (Accra) 80
Mandatory Quarantine (Tamale) 10
Ghana’s Total Confirmed Cases214