President Akufo-Addo has extended Ghana’s border closure by another two weeks effective Sunday, April 5, 2020.

Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah made the announcement in a tweet saying:

President Akufo-Addo during an address to the nation on March 21, 2020, announced total closure of Ghana’s borders as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“This closure will not apply to goods, supplies and cargo,” he said.

Ghana has so far recorded 205 COVID-19 cases with five deaths.