Ghana’s active COVID-19 caseload has fallen to 2,270, the Ghana Health Service has reported.

As of the last update of the GHS’ website on Monday, 10 August 2020, 209 new cases had taken the national tally to 41,212.

However, 38,727 people have recovered.

The death toll remains 215.

The new figures were confirmed from samples taken between 28 July and 6 August 2020 but reported in the lab on August 7.

According to the GHS, 25,084 of the total number of cases were discovered after enhanced contact-tracing while 16,128 were through general routine surveillance.

Regional breakdown

Greater Accra Region – 20,585

Ashanti Region – 10,328

Western Region – 2,804

Eastern Region – 1,933

Central Region – 1,721

Bono East Region – 684

Volta Region – 623

Western North Region – 568

Northern Region – 454

Bono Region – 439

Ahafo Region – 428

Upper East Region – 282

Oti Region – 204

Upper West Region – 88

Savannah Region – 62

North East Region – 9