Ghana extends virus lockdown in key regions

Ghana will extend a lockdown on the country's two main regions for one week to help contain the spread of coronavirus, the president said.

2020-04-10 01:45:00 PM

Ghana will extend a lockdown on the country's two main regions for one week to help contain the spread of coronavirus, the president said.

Ghana will extend a lockdown on the country's two main regions for one week to help contain the spread of coronavirus, the president said.

"It is important that we stay the course, and bear with the difficulties that come with it," the leader said in a national broadcast late Thursday."The final result, hopefully, will be freedom from the virus."Authorities across Africa are weighing whether to extend anti-virus measures that have hit economies and cut off millions from vital sources of income.

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