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Half of coronavirus deaths from Ashanti Region

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Eighteen people have died from the deadly coronavirus in the Ashanti Region out of 38 deaths recorded nationwide. The region also has 1,342 cases of the disease out of 8,548 recorded nationwide. Regional Minister, Mr Simon Osei-Mensah, said this at the launch of Anti-stigma campaign on COVID-19 in Kumasi …

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Half of coronavirus deaths from Ashanti Region 0 17 Less than a minute Eighteen people have died from the deadly coronavirus in the Ashanti Region out of 38 deaths recorded nationwide. The region also has 1,342 cases of the disease out of 8,548 recorded nationwide. Regional Minister, Mr Simon Osei-Mensah, said this at the launch of Anti-stigma campaign on COVID-19 in Kumasi today, Wednesday, 3 June 2020. The campaign against the stigmatisation of people living with the deadly coronavirus was launched by the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA). Mr Osei-Mensah called for a stop to stigmatisation against people living with the pandemic and advised Ghanaians to adhere to the safety protocols to protect themselves from the disease. Otumfuo’s Manwerehene, Baffour Osei Hyiaman Brantuo VI, also advised people in the region to desist from stigmatising those who have recovered from the virus. Source: Ghana/otecfmghana.com

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Eighteen people have died from the deadly coronavirus in the Ashanti Region out of 38 deaths recorded nationwide. The region also has 1,342 cases of the disease out of 8,548 recorded nationwide. Regional Minister, Mr Simon Osei-Mensah, said this at the launch of Anti-stigma campaign on COVID-19 in Kumasi …

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Ghana ranked 4th highest in COVID-19 cases in Sub-Saharan Africa-WHO

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Ghana has been  fourth-highest number of COVID-19 cases in Sub Saharan Africa, the World Health Organisation has said. However, the total number of deaths remains low which the world health body has commended. According to WHO, COVID -19 situation report, there have been a total of 7,768 …

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Ghana’s coronavirus case count now 8,070 with 2,947 recoveries

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Ghana has recorded 8,070 cases of the novel Coronavirus with 2,947 recoveries and 36 deaths. This was announced by the president during his live televised address to the nation on Sunday, May 31, 2020. Akufo-Addo explained that, as of Sunday, 31st May, Ghana has conducted 218,425 tests. …

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35 Ghanaian deportees from Kuwait test positive for COVID-19

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah 35 of the 231 Ghanaian deportees from Kuwait have tested positive for COVID-19. This represents about 15% of the total population after an initial test conducted by the Ghana Health Service upon their arrival last Saturday, 23rd May, 2020. This was confirmed in the Ghana Health Service’s COVID-19 …

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Coronavirus: Ghana records 313 new cases, tally now 7,616

  by;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Ghana’s COVID-19 case count has risen to 7,616. According to the Ghana Health Service, 313 new cases have been confirmed with nine more people declared recovered. The update as of Friday, May 29, 2020 shows that the Bono East region has become the 15th out of …

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COVID-19: Bono East records first case

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Thirty-four people have died of the pandemic in Ghana The Bono East Region has recorded its first case of COVID-19, the Director of Public Health at the Ghana Health Service, Dr Badu Sarkodie has disclosed.“Just a few minutes ago, we had information that Bono East has …

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Ghana’s coronavirus case count now 6,904; recoveries now 2,097

By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Ghana has recorded 156 new coronavirus cases, bringing the national tally to 6,964. The figure stood 6,808, however during a press briefing at the Ministry of Information on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) announced new cases in 5 out of the 16 regions …

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Nkawkaw Records 3 Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Nkawkaw the Municipal Capital of Kwahu West Municipality in the Eastern region has recorded its first three confirmed cases of coronavirus. The samples of the index cases were taken from Holy Family Hospital after the three reported symptoms similar to COVID-19. About 200 contacts have been …

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Two-day-old baby dies from Covid-19

  By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Coronavirus A two-day-old baby has died with coronavirus in South Africa – one of the world’s youngest victims of the virus. The mother had tested positive for Covid-19 and the child subsequently tested positive, the health minister said. The baby was born prematurely and needed help …

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20 Effia Nkwanta Hosp. nurses test positive for Covid-19

  Twenty healthcare workers at the Effie Nkwanta Regional Hospital in the Western region have tested positive for Covid-19. Star News’ Western regional correspondent Emmanuel Ohene Gyan reports that a meeting between the health service and directors of the hospital is currently ongoing to asses the situation. According to the …

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