Active cases of the Coronavirus disease in Ghana have declined to 398 as of Friday, October 16, 2020, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said.
A total of 46,664 persons have also fully recovered from the virus, putting Ghana’s recovery rate at 98.5 percent.
Thirteen more deaths have occurred, bringing the total number of deaths, tragically to 310 out of a total number of 510,074 persons tested.
The rate of death, 0.5 percent continues to remain low.
These were some of the highlights of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s national address Sunday night [October 18, 2020] on measures being taken against the spread of the coronavirus disease in Ghana.
The national address by President Akufo-Addo was the 18th since the disease was first recorded in Ghana on March 2020.