Nine new COVID-19 patients have succumbed bringing the death toll to 270, according to the latest figures released by the Ghana Health Service.

Meanwhile, the country has recorded 95 new cases bringing the total active cases to 1,604.

In total, Ghana has so far recorded 43,717 COVID-19 cases with 41,843 recoveries.

Regional breakdown:

Greater Accra Region – 21,727

Ashanti Region – 10,776

Western Region – 2,947

Eastern Region – 2,255

Central Region – 1,851

Bono East Region – 749

Volta Region – 656

Western North Region – 604

Northern Region – 497

Ahafo Region – 496

Bono Region – 480

Upper East Region – 282

Oti Region – 229

Upper West Region – 88

Savanna Region – 62

North East Region – 18