10 inmates at the Ashaiman police station test positive
Ten inmates in the custody at the Ashaiman police station cells in the Greater Accra region have contracted the deadly coronavirus.

Coronavirus: 10 inmates at the Ashaiman police station test positive

Ten inmates in the custody at the Ashaiman police station cells in the Greater Accra region have contracted the deadly coronavirus.

Tests were conducted on 54 samples from the inmates. The infected inmates have been isolated to a different facility for treatment.

Officials from the health directorate of the Ashiaman municipality conducted the exercise. They extracted the samples about two weeks ago.

Law enforcement officers at the station who were also tested are yet to receive their results, Adom TV reported on Wednesday.

Consequently, the police station has scaled up COVID-19 protocols by ensuring strict adherence to wearing of masks, hand washing and social distancing.

Coronavirus: 10 inmates at the Ashaiman police station test positive
Ten inmates in the custody at the Ashaiman police station cells in the Greater Accra region have contracted the deadly coronavirus.

Ghana has recorded 5,127 cases with 494 recoveries and 22 deaths.

Twenty-six districts have been hit by the virus in the Greater Accra Region. According to the Ghana Health Service (GHS), the hotspot areas in the Greater Accra Region are Tema Metro, Korle-Klottey, Accra Metro and Kpone Katamanso.

Find below some specific areas mentioned by the GHS.

Nungua – Nungua Market

Dzorwulu – Dzorwulu School Of Deaf area

Madina – Madina Market/Zongo Junction/Nkwantanang

East Legon Melcom area (Gbewa Junction)

Madina – Agbogba Area

Adenta – Ashaley Botwe Station

Adenta – Around Adenta Clinic/Station

Adenta – Teiman Station

Dansonman – Mpuasee

Dansonman – Dansonman Keepfit Down

Dansonman – Dansonman Market

Accra North – Tip Toe Lane

Accra North – Nima Market

Accra North – Mamobi Market

Takoradi – Market Circle

Weija – Weija SCC

Koforidua – Koforidua Station.

West Legon – Near Legon Garden

Tema – Comm 1. Market

Gbawe – Gbawe Borla Area

Asuogyaman – Atimpoku

Manya Krobo – Somanya Station

Accra Central – Agbogboloshie

Accra Central – James Town Police Station

Accra Central – Chorkor Aduemi

Accra Central – Korle-Bu Station

Accra Central – Mamprobi Post Office

Tema – Lashibi Vivian Farm Area

Ashiaman – Ashiaman Man station

Nsawam – Ankwa Dobro

Pokuase – Pokuase ACP

Kumasi – KNUST Junction

Kumasi – Asuoyeboa

Bekwai – Main Station

Asamankese Main Station Area

Adeiso Adeiso Market

Obuasi – Tutuka

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