President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo has extended the ban on all public gatherings for two more weeks.
President Akufo-Addo made the announcement during his 8th national address on measures taking against the spread of Coronavirus on Sunday evening.
“The strong consensus that emerged from this and other consultations is that the existing measures must be maintained for now, until we have a firm grip on the movement of the virus. This consensus is supported by data and science and I am also very much of this view.
“I have, accordingly by Executive Instrument, extended for another two weeks, the suspension of all public and social gatherings as set out in the Executive Instrument number 64 of March 15, 2020, effective tomorrow, 1 am Monday, April 27,” the President added.