Ghana’s health authorities has recorded 25 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 52.
This is almost double the cases reported earlier on Tuesday.
The patients have been isolated and are receiving treatment.
More than 1,000 people are in mandatory quarantine and nearly 600 contacts are being tracked.
The country has already closed its borders and the tourism authority has also shut all beaches indefinitely to contain the spread of the disease.
Two people have so far died from the virus in Ghana as we reported earlier.