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Coronavirus: Ghana Records Almost A Thousand Cases In A Single Day



Ghana’s efforts to control the spread of the deadly coronavirus disease seems to spiral out of control. The country recorded 992 cases within the last 24 hours.

This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 21,077. The death toll has increased by seven to 129.

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The number of recovered cases has been pegged at 16,070 thereby leaving almost 5,000 active cases.

The government has come under intense pressure for not enforcing safety protocols as the country records daily surges in the pandemic.

It has also been criticised for putting the lives of the citizenry in danger when it went ahead with the new voters register and the reopening of schools.

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Ghana is on the list of the top five countries severely hit by the ongoing worldwide pandemic on the African continent. It is only surpassed by South Africa, Egypt and Nigeria.