President Akufo-Addo has disclosed the government’s plan to construct 88 hospitals in the country.
He says that the hospitals, which will have a standard of 100-beds, will be across the country
He said that this is necessary to boost quality health care in the country.
President Akufo-Addo announced this in his eighth address to the nation concerning the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday, April 26, 2020.
Ghana has currently recorded 1,550 covid-19 cases,155 recoveries and 11 deaths. According to the Ghana Health Service, the surge in cases is as a result of government’s enhanced routine surveillance and contact tracing.