Accra comes to life as Ghana lifts coronavirus lockdown

After three weeks, Ghana became the first African nation to lift a coronavirus lockdown on its two biggest cities, Accra and Kumasi.

President Akufo-Addo on Monday defended the decision of government to lift the partial lockdown. He announced the lifting on Sunday April 19, at a time cases had surpassed 1,000 and a number of people expected an extension.

Non-essential businesses will now be allowed to open while the wearing of masks is encouraged. But there are still bans on large gatherings a…

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