President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo has told Ghanaians that in the interest of the public, the government has reviewed Public Gathering advisories in the country.
According to him, for four weeks, all gatherings including Church Services, Funerals, Festivals, Muslim services have been suspended.
He made this known in an address to the nation on the update of Coronavirus in Ghana.
“All public gatherings, including conferences, workshops, funerals, festivals, political rallies, sporting events and religious activities, such as services in churches and mosques, have been suspended for the next four (4) weeks. Private burials are permitted, but with limited numbers, not exceeding twenty-five (25) in attendance”, he disclosed.
The President noted that although funerals have been canceled, Private funerals with not more than twenty-five people can take place.
Ghana has recorded six positive cases of Coronavirus.
The cases were recorded in the capital, Greater Accra Region and the Ashanti Region.
According to Public Health experts who made this known mentioned that the cases are imported cases and that no person located in Ghana has been infected by the virus.