Update No. 2: Akufo-Addo to address nation tonight @10 on measures taken against Coronavirus

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President Nana Akufo-Addo will this evening,at 10p.m., address Ghanaians on “enhanced measures” put in place by the government’s health system to stave off the raging coronavirus.

Ghana has recorded four more new cases of the Novel Coronavirus bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to six.

Two of the individuals returned to the country from the United States last week, the Director-General the Ghana Health Service (GHS) Dr Badu Sarkodie stated at a press briefing in Accra Sunday.

He also disclosed that among the two other new cases which to light on Saturday is a student of a university who had been in contact with 12 people.

The other is resident in Obuasi in the Ashanti region. Dr. Badu Sakordie noted all the six cases are in stable condition and are being monitored.

The Government has also announced a total travel ban for passengers who have been to countries where over 200 cases of the virus have been confirmed.

Ghana on Thursday, March 12, confirmed two cases of the deadly virus. One of the infected persons is a Norwegian diplomat in Ghana, while the other is a Ghanaian who returned from Turkey.

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