His Excellency the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has finally given his 18th update on measures being taken to help cur the spread of the Corona virus pandemic, in Ghana. The President, at the initial stage of his address, as usual, rendered his greetings to all fellow Ghanaians.
The President indicated that, between the intervals of Update Number 17 to Update number 18, the country’s active cases have decreased from 500 to 300, with the rate of recovery hitting 98.5%. He also stated that, in Update number 17, the number of people who had fallen to the pandemic in Ghana remained at 298, but currently, it stands at 310 deaths.
The President indicated that, Ghana has been spared the wrath of a second wave of the Corona Virus pandemic, as other European countries are currently facing. He commended the current government, for being able to put up strategic measures, to help control the spread of the disease.
It has been 6 weeks, since the President gave an order that, the boarder in air should reopen. He stated that, since he lifted the restriction on the air boarders, 30, 564 passengers have arrived in the country, and out of these passengers, 92 tested positive for the corona virus disease. Also, all the 92 positive cases are asymptomatic. That is, they do not show signs of the disease, but they have it. And this could’ve caused chaos if they were not tested.
Currently, the form two students, of Senior High and Junior High Schools are back in school, continuing from where they left off. The President has ensured that all precautionary measures are strictly adhered to in all the Senior High Schools in Ghana.
In summary, this is all that the President’s 18th address entails. Please click on the follow button above, to stay up to date with any latest article I publish. Thank You for reading.