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Ghana’s coronavirus confirmed cases now 204; Greater Accra leading with 183 cases

Ghana has recorded 204 cases of COVID-19 with five (5) deaths. This is according to the Ghana Health Service Portal. Since the last situational update, Ghana has confirmed nine additional...

Parliament approves $35m World Bank facility to finance COVID-19 response project

Parliament has approved a $35-million Financing Agreement, between the Government and the International Development Association (IDA), to finance the Ghana COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness and Response Project. The facility forms part...

Our Hospital is opened to any COVID-19 patient – BoG clarifies

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has clarified comments by the Minister of Health suggesting that parts of its newly built hospital will only be used to treat VIP's who...

Coronavirus: Ghana records 195 cases

Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu says 34 new cases of the coronavirus have been recorded in Ghana. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to 195. The Minister of Health at...

Boost immune system and not resort only to face masks- Ghanaians advised

Listen to attached audio Ghanaians have been urged to eat foods and take drinks that will boost their immune system and not resort to only the use of face masks...

COVID-19: Prayer Points for National Day of Prayer and Fasting

President Akufo-Addo on Sunday 22nd March, 2020 addressed the nation on further measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus pamdemic in Ghana. As part of the measures, he humbly...

Ghana confirms 25 more coronavirus cases; Total now at 52

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Ghana has risen to 52. This is after 25 more people tested positive. The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu announced this on...

90,636 nurses posted for 2020/2021 Service Year

Management of the National Service Scheme (NSS) has released the posting of 90,636 nurses for the 2020/2021 service year, to various health facilities in all sixteen (16) regions across...

We will continue with Ghana card registration- NIA reacts to critics

The National Identification Authority (NIA), says it has not violated President Akufo-Addo’s directives on public gatherings in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Reacting to critics who have condemned their...

Coronavirus cases in Ghana rise to 11

The Ghana Health Service has confirmed two more cases of coronavirus in Ghana, bringing the total to 11 as at Thursday 19th March 2020 at 15:00GMT. This was announced on...

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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...