We are also learning of a fourth death in Accra according to reports.
No one has recovered yet.
The latest information is yet to be confirmed by the Ghana Health Service, however. But international trackers which report on coronavirus cases, drawing data from the World Health Organisation, have recorded and reported that Ghana has 93 cases, with four deaths – as at Wednesday evening. One of such trackers is Worldometer, whose numbers are screenshot below.
Earlier on Wednesday, JoyNews reported on the third coronavirus-related death in the country as having occurred at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra. The victim is the wife of a two-star army general.
The sudden spike in Ghana’s case load has been attributed to mandatory quarantine of travellers who arrived in the country from Saturday evening.
As of 25 March, a total of 1,030 persons who arrived in Ghana from various country had been put under mandatory quarantine and a significant number of the new cases have come from their ranks.