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Ghana: President Nana Akufo-Addo Resumes Office



Isolated since Sunday 05 July by health security measure linked to the coronavirus pandemic, although he tested negative after the appearance of a case of COVID-19 in his entourage, the Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo, resumed his duties on Monday.
President Nana Akufo-Addo resumed his presidential duties on Monday, July 20, 2020.

The announcement was made by the Ghanaian Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, on Sunday, July 19. According to the minister, the head of state resumed his duties from his office at the presidential palace Golden Jubilee House, as of Monday, after completing 14 days of self-quarantine at the presidential villa in Accra.

The Ghanaian president had been isolated as a precaution in early July due to the test of one of his team members, who tested positive for COVID-19. Tested negative after taking her samples, Nana Akufo-Addo also followed the health quarantine protocol.

25,000 people recover in Ghana

According to new epidemiological data, Ghana has 28,430 cases of COVID-19 contamination. At the same time, the country has 153 deaths linked to this disease. However, the number of cures is approaching the 25,000 marks. Indeed, the country has, as of Tuesday, July 21, 2020, a total of 24,901 people cured of coronavirus.

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