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Ghana’s COVID-19 case count now 12,929

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Sixty-six people have died of COVID-19 so far in Ghana

Ghana’s COVID-19 caseload is now 12, 929, the Ghana Health Service reported on Thursday, 18 June 2020.

It follows the detection of 339 new cases.

So far, a total of 261,319 tests have been run.

The number of recoveries is 4,468 with 66 deaths.

The active cases are 8,395.

The country’s positivity rate is 4.95 per cent.

The new cases were recorded in 36 districts in 8 of the 16 regions across the country.

Greater Accra Region, 154 from 17 districts.

Western Region, 58 from two districts.

Ashanti Region, 41 from five districts.

Central Region, 38 in one district.

Eastern Region, 15 in two districts.

Volta Region, 3 cases.

Bono East Region, 9 in three districts.

Northern Region, 9 in a district

Savanna Region, 2 in a district.