It has emerged from the Ministerial Press Briefing held at the Information Ministry today that there are 26 districts and metros in the capital that are COVID-19 prone.
Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr. Patrick Aboagye, disclosed this during a press briefing on Tuesday. He said the region has recorded 3,981 total cases.
According to him, the Tema Metro, Accra Metro, Korley Klottey, and Kpone Katamanso are current hotspots in the region with contacting tracing ongoing.
“The Adentan Municipality, Ablekuma West, Ayawaso, Okai Koi North and West, Ga Central were also emerging hotspots but now recording fewer cases,” he said.
He further indicated that Ghana’s current positive cases have seen a rise from 4,700 to 5,127 which means 427 new cases have been recorded.
Full List Below:
- Ga Central
- Ga North
- Okai Kwei North
- Ayawaso West
- Ayawaso East
- Okai Kwei West
- Ablekuma West
- Adentan Municipality
- Kpone Katamanso Municipality
- Accra Metroplitan Area
- Tema Metropolitan Area
Citizens in these areas are advised to be very cautious and adhere to the preventive measures religiously.