496 new COVID-19 infections have pushed Ghana’s active case count to 6,981.
This development is as of August 22, 2021, and was disclosed by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Thursday, August 26, 2021.
The number of confirmed cases currently stands at 116,441 with 108,469 recoveries.
991 people have however succumbed to the disease.
62 people are in critical conditions and 143 people are in severe conditions.
The country has conducted a total of 1,587,422 tests.
So far, a total of 1,271,393 vaccine doses have been administered with 865,422 being only the first dose and 405,971 being the first and second doses.