At least 801 persons have died from COVID-19 in Ghana, the country’s health directorate Ghana Health Service (GHS) confirmed on its official website Monday.
According to the GHS, the West African country’s total COVID-19 cases have seen an upsurge in recent times. Its active COVID-19 cases as of Monday stood at 2,247 with 148 new cases, while its total confirmed cases stood at 97,585.
Ghana recorded its first two cases of COVID-19 in March last year.
On March 2, Ghana commenced a mass vaccination for its citizens against the COVID-19, and the government targets to vaccinate 20 million persons by end of the year. Enditem