Coronavirus: Here Are The Hotspots Districts In Ghana; Obuasi Remains The Hottest Spot

The Greater Accra and Greater Kumasi Regions remain the two major hotspots regions of Coronavirus cases in Ghana.

In the Greater Accra Region, the four main districts where the majority of the region’s cases have been recorded are in the Accra Metropolitan, Tema Metropolitan, Klottey Korle and Kpong Katamanso.


In a press briefing on District-based-analysis of coronavirus cases in Ghana on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at the Ministry of Information as monitored by, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Patrick Aboagye, said in the Greater Accra Region, Tema remains the hottest spot.


He also mentioned Ablekuma, Okaikwei South and North, Ga Central Municipal, Ashiaman and Adenta areas as places of concern.

Ashanti Region

In the Ashanti Region, Obuasi remains the hottest spot. Other hotspots areas in the region are Kumasi, Oforikrom, and Nkawie.

Dr Aboagye also named Old Tafo, Asokwa, Kumasi Municipal, Kumasi Metropolis as areas recording high numbers of coronavirus cases.

He said Suame remains one of the areas with high figures in the Kumasi Metropolis.

Central Region

In the Central Region, Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abbrem (KEEA) District, Cape Coast, Ajumako, and Ashiam are the hotspots.

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