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Over 30 health personnel at Tamale Teaching Hospital under quarantine following contact with COVID-19...

Thirty six health personnel at the Tamale Teaching Hospital have been placed under quarantine after coming into contact with two infected Burkinabes at the facility. The two, a husband and...

Former President Mahama donates PPE to Ridge Hospital

Former President John Dramani Mahama has presented one hundred sets of personal protective equipment (PPE) to health workers at the Greater Accra Regional (Ridge) Hospital in Accra. The presentation on...

Ghana’s coronavirus cases stand at 152, with five deaths, as global infections pass 723,000

Ghana's coronavirus cases stand at 152 after 11 new cases were confirmed. According to the Ghana Health Service news portal, 10 of the new cases were among persons who were...

UPNMG supports Wa Municipal Hospital to fight COVID-19

The Union of Professional Nurses and Midwives, Ghana (UPNMG) in the Upper West Region has donated some items to the Municipal Hospital in Wa towards the fight against COVID-19....

COVID-19: Accra Technical University donates to Accra Psychiatric hospital, others

Accra Technical University, ATU, has joined other institutions to help mitigate the spread of Covid 19 by distributing sanitizers and fabricated Veronica Buckets to some institutions in Accra. As part...
President's directives on covid -19 is in our own interest – Reverend Yirenkyi

Upper West Region records first COVID-19 case

The Upper West Region of Ghana, has recorded its first case of COVID- 19 case. The Upper West Regional Minister, Hafiz Bin Salih made the revelation at a press briefing...

‘Counselling services must be part of COVID-19 response’- GNACC

The Ghana National Association of Certificated Counsellors (GNACC) has advocated for counselling services to be incorporated into the Public Health response to the COVID-19. Dr Martha Anang, the Vice President...

Corona virus: World Vision donates Personal Protective Equipment to Krachie West

World Vision International has donated Personal Preventive Equipment (PPEs) worth GHS15,000 to the Krachie West District Assembly for onward transfer to the Krachie West District Directorate at short ceremony...

We’re tracing all contacts of confirmed coronavirus cases- Gov’t

Listen to attached audio Deputy Minister of Health, Alex Abban, says government is leaving no stone unturned in tracing all contacts of confirmed Covid-19 cases. He said although the number of...

Cape Coast Teaching Hospital suspends all elective surgeries

The Cape Coast Teaching Hospital has with immediate effect suspended all elective surgeries till further notice. A statement signed by the Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Eric Ngyedu, explained that some...

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Africa

‘We’ll die of hunger first’: Despair as Zimbabwe lockdown begins

It was still early on Sunday morning when Stewart Dzivira, his wife and their two-year-old son, jumped on a bus in Glen View, a densely...

Nigeria announces two-week lockdown in main cities

The president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has announced a lockdown in the cities of Lagos and Abuja in an effort to contain the spread...

World

World Bank warns of virus ‘economic pain’ for Asia

The World Bank says the financial fallout from the coronavirus pandemic will stop almost 24 million people from escaping poverty in East Asia and...

Ghanaian Nurse resident in US dies of Covid19

A Ghanaian Nurse resident in the US is reported to have died of Coronavirus. The former Head Nurse of the Jacobi Medical Center’s Psychiatric Unit...