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Stakeholders call for inclusion of women in national discourse on farming

Stakeholders in the northern region have called for the inclusion of voices from small holder farmers especially women in the national discourse on farming. Stakeholders believe the inputs of small...

President Akufo-Addo swears in Board of Trustees for Covid-19 National Trust Fund

An eight member Board of Trustees for Ghana's Covid-19 National Trust fund has been sworn into office. The Trust which will be headed by former Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo...

COVID-19: Hasman Technical Services supports Noguchi

Hasman Technical Services Limited (HTSL), a Ghanaian-owned company, has presented a cheque for GHC100,000 to the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) to enhance its testing activities in...

Northern Development Authority to improve infrastructure

The Northern Development Authority (NDA) has initiated a new program to improve infrastructure and reduce the incidence of poverty in the Northern Ghana. The program, known as the Infrastructure and...

Central Region records first Coronavirus case

The Central Region has recorded its first case of the Coronavirus disease. This brings to seven the total number of regions to have recorded the disease. According to reports the patient...

Lockdown: Man allegedly beaten to death by police in Kumasi

A 40-year old man, Kwabena Tweneboah Koduah is reported to have been brutalized to death at Konkori in Kumasi by some police officers enforcing the partial lockdown. According to reports,...

COVID-19: GJA demands proper recognition and incentives for Journalists

A Coalition of Media Association is making a strong case for Journalists to be added to the list of frontline workers in the COVID-19 fight and be given proper...

Shops and markets lockdown for disinfection at Suhum

As part of measures to fight the spread of the coronavirus in the Eastern Region, a disinfection exercise took place in all the markets in the Suhum Municipality. The markets...

Madina main market closed until further notice

The La Nkwantanang-Madina Municipal Assembly has announced the closure of the Madina main market for trading activities until further notice. The affected areas include; Doku, Nkulenu, Market Drive, Asante &...

COVID-19: ECOWAS distributes PPE’s to member countries

The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS has distributed Personal Protective Equipment, PPEs, test kits and medication to its member countries including Ghana to help combat the outbreak....

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Africa

Burundi releases thousands from quarantine

Burundi has released 2,261 people who were quarantined in facilities around the country for observation. Health Minister Thaddée Ndikumana said those released had shown no...

COVID-19 will lead Africa into food security crisis- AGRA

Alliance for Green Revolution Africa, AGRA, has warned that the COVID-19 pandemic will lead Africa into a food security crisis that will affect the...

World

Bernie Sanders suspends campaign

Senator Bernie Sanders has suspended his campaign to become US president. The development clears the way for former vice-president Joe Biden to become the Democratic...

Africans ‘evicted from Chinese hotels over Covid-19 fears’

Hundreds of African residents and businessmen in China's southern city of Guangzhou have been evicted from hotels and apartments as local health officials rollout...