The Ghana Health Service has released new figures of the COVID-19 cases in Ghana indicating that 97 more persons have tested positive for the virus while 294 persons have recovered from the virus

This brings the total confirmed cases in the country to 5,735 and recoveries to 1,754

One more person who tested positive for the virus has also died, bringing to 29 the total number of Coronavirus related deaths in the country.

As of today, May 16, 2020, 294 more persons have recovered from the disease bringing the number of recoveries to 1,754.

In terms of the regional breakdown, the Greater Accra region still leads with 4,314 cases, followed by the Ashanti region with 818 cases. The Central region now has 210 cases whilst the Eastern and Western regions have 99 and 98 cases respectively.

Savannah, Ahafo and Bono East remain the only regions without a confirmed case of COVID-19.