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COVID-19: Decision on restriction on movements and social gatherings to be made on Friday

The Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Maafo says government will on Friday, May 29, make a final determination on whether or not to reduce restrictions on movements and social gatherings in the country following the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking in Accra, he...

Ghana’s coronavirus case count jumps to 7,117 with 2,317 recoveries

Ghana’s COVID-19 case count has risen to 7,117 with recoveries now at 2,317.This was announced by the Ghana Health Service on its website last night. The update indicates 153 new cases have been recorded in the country. Meanwhile, some 220 more...

President Akufo-Addo launches GH¢1 billion CAP Business Support Scheme

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 19th May, 2020, launched the GH¢1 billion Coronavirus Alleviation Programme Business Support Scheme, which is being provided by Government and selected participating banks to micro, small and medium-scale...

President Akufo-Addo launches stimulus package today

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will today (Tuesday May 19, 2020) launch the GH¢600 million stimulus package to support Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) negatively affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The package christened the Coronavirus Alleviation Programme (CAP)...

COVID-19 vaccine must be freely available to all – President Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo is advocating the need for COVID-19 vaccines, diagnostic and treatments to be made free and accessible to everyone when developed and approved. The President made the call in a tweet to announce that he has joined more than...

44-year-old KATH Maternity & Children’s Block will be completed in 36 months – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday, 15th May, 2020, cut the sod for the reactivation of work for the construction of the forty-four (44) year old Maternity and Children’s Block of the Komfo Anokye...

Coronavirus: Ghana’s case count reaches 5,530 with 674 recoveries

Ghana’s COVID-19 case count has increased to 5,530 with 674 recoveries. The case count as of Wednesday, May 13, 2020, stood at 5,408. This means that 122 new positive cases have been recorded. The total number of deaths stands at 24. Giving...

COVID-19: Nurses of Tamale Central Hospital threaten to strike if colleagues exposed are not isolated

Nurses at the Tamale Central Hospital have threatened to lay down their tools by Friday (May 15, 2020), unless authorities in the region provide accommodation to their colleagues who have been asked to self isolate after they were exposed...

We have been delivering on our mandate without sustainable funds – GBC DG pens emotional letter to concerned citizen

The Director-General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, GBC, Professor Amin Alhassan, has commended a concerned citizen for raising issues with some operations of the state Broadcaster - GBC. In the letter addressed to the Director General titled: 'A letter to...

Coronavirus: Public mandated to wear face masks

The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu, has asked Ghanaians to adhere to the protocols regarding wearing of nose masks as it is mandatory. He noted that most people are not doing as directed and this could have serious implications. Mr....

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Amponsah William qualifies for Africa Cross Country Championship

Ghana's long-distance runner William Amponsah has qualified for the Africa Cross Country Championship scheduled for Lome, Togo on March...

Hair creams can cause fibroids, infertility – Prof Agyemang Badu Akosa

African women and women of African descent who use hair straightening creams and lotions on their hair stand a higher risk of developing fibroid...

Robber, ex-convict jailed 39 years for robbery and rape

Prince Adu, a.k.a Dracula, 27, a notorious armed robber and an ex-convict has been caged again for 39 years imprisonment in hard labour for...

Minority demands clarity on Public Enterprises Ministry

The vetting of the Minister-designate for Public Enterprises, Mr. Joseph Cudjoe, was briefly put on hold after the Minority Group Leader questioned the legality...

Covid-19 vaccines to be deployed to health facilities, designated centres from March 2

Ghana is to begin the Covid-19 vaccination on March 2 as government takes delivery of 600,000 AstraZeneca doses today. The Information Minister-designate, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah...