The Upper East region has registered sixteen(16) new confirmed Covid- 19 cases according to the latest update on Ghana Health Services’ website.
This comes barely a week after the regional health directorate treated and discharged all 24 patients who were on admission at the treatment center in Bolgatanga and those manged from their respective homes. Two persons unfortunately, succumbed to the virus.
In the lastest update, the regions has a total of 42 confirmed cases, 16 of them are active.
Meanwhile, Ghana’s total confirmed cases has reached 8,548 whereas 3,132 have successfully being treated and discharged. Majority of the 38 persons who died had comobities, the GHS has said.
These are the regional breakdown:
Greater Accra- 5,894
Eastern – 134
Upper East –42
Bono East –6