SINCE the last situational update, Ghana has confirmed nine additional Covid-19 cases, all from the Greater Accra region. Four of them have no history of travel nor contact with any confirmed case. Other four have no travel history but are contacts of confirmed cases in Ghana, and one travelled to Ghana from Benin within the past 14 days.
According to the Disease Surveillance Department of the Ghana Health Service, as at April 2 2020, Ghana has recorded 204 cases Covid-19 with five deaths. The number of regions reporting cases remains five (Greater Accra, Ashanti, Northern, Upper West and Eastern). The Greater Accra Region has most of the cases (183) followed by the Northern Region (10), Ashanti Region (9), Upper West Region (1) and Eastern Region (1).
Most of the cases are reported from routine/enhanced surveillance activities. Cases from travellers under mandatory quarantine remain 89.