President of the Republic of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo has announced a two-week lockdown of some parts of the country for the next two weeks.
According to the president in an address to the nation on Friday night? The move was activated in order to help combat the spread of the deadly coronavirus.
President Akufo Addo ordered that the cities of Accra, Kumasi, Tema and Kasoa will be on a lockdown for 2 weeks starting from Monday 30th March 2020.
He also added that the lockdown is subject to review based on the currencies but as it stands, security officials have been directed to enforce the law in order to make sure people comply.
Ghana has so far recorded 136 coronavirus cases with four deaths and two patient recoveries’
Public health officials have warned that if proper measures are not taken, conditions might get worse which may shutdown the countries health systems.