Dr. Hillariouse Abewu, Deputy Public Health Director, has revealed that the Northern Region currently has no active cases of Covid-19.
Speaking to Joy News, he said the Northern Region recorded 1085 cases from the beginning of the year to April and also hasn’t recorded any Covid-19 cases for the past three weeks.
He further indicated that the region recorded a total of 569 in 2020 bringing the total figure to 1,654 recoveries, and has recorded 15 deaths this year compared to 14 for the whole of 2020.
Disclosing more Covid-19 data on the region, the Deputy Public Health Director said that 1,070 patients have recovered from the disease, while 555 people recovered in 2020 totaling 1625 recoveries.
He also confirmed that the region currently has no cases on admission as well as no active cases.
As of today, data on the Ghana Health Service website shows that 27 new cases have been recorded, moving the total active cases to 1298.
A total of 783 people have passed away from the disease, 91252 people have recovered and 93,333 cases of the diseases have been confirmed so far.