Ghana has confirmed additional cases of 427 infections of coronavirus shooting Ghana’s case count to 5,127 but 4,611 are active cases.
494 recoveries have been recorded with 22 deaths.
Out of 427 new cases, 272 are from the Obuasi township.
Speaking to journalists at the Ministry of Information’s media briefing, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) announced that cases in Ashanti Region – via community spread – have risen quite sharply.
Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye said the Region’s figures rose from 355 – from the last count on Sunday, May 10 – to 622 infections.
Greater Accra region stands tall as the region with the highest number of cases with 3,981.