President Akufo-Addo will today join Ghanaians to wage spiritual warfare against covid -19 pandemic.

The Presidency has declared today a national day of fasting and prayers following the spike of the deadly coronavirus in Ghana.

Meanwhile, the National Chief Imam has likewise declared a two day fast for Ghana by the Muslim faith.

Ghana’s confirmed cases have scaled up to 53 over the last 24hrs with two deaths.

The latest cases were recorded from tests conducted from people who arrived in Ghana on Sunday and were mandatorily quarantined by the government.

According to the Health Minister, 1030 people were mandatorily quarantined after they arrived in the country on Sunday and Monday.

Samples were taken from 611 people and out of 185 of the samples tested 25 tested positive for COVID-19. More tests are still being carried out according to Mr Agyeman Manu.