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Kumasi markets to be fumigated today

By Mutala Yakubu

Markets in the Ashanti Region will be fumigated on today, March 27, 2020.

A similar exercise was done in Accra on Monday and this is part of government's measures to battle the deadly coronavirus.

In a release signed by the Ashanti Regional Minister Simon Osei-Mensah, it urged traders at the various markets to co-operate and comply with the ban on activities in all the markets in the region.

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It also informed the general public to note that markets will not operate on Friday.

Ghana has now recorded 132 cases of the deadly Covid-19 with 3 deaths and one recovery.