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Thursday, April 9, 2020

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: Mortuary workers calls for dedicated morgue & PPE’s

In the midst of the hysteria surrounding the deadly Corona Virus, have you stopped for a minute to think about how the bodies of people who die from the...

Ethiopia declares state of emergency over conronavirus

Ethiopia's prime minister has declared a state of emergency because of the threat from coronavirus. This is the country’s third state of emergency in four years. Details are yet to...

UWR battles CSM amidst Coronavirus, 33 reported dead in 3 months

While the world is finding ways to deal with the current scourge of COVID 19, the Upper West region is reported to be battling with another deadly disease. The region...

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....

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson spends second night in intensive care

Boris Johnson has spent a second night in intensive care as he continues to receive treatment for coronavirus. Mr Johnson is being kept in St Thomas' Hospital in London "for...

COVID-19: Finance Minister to brief Parliament today

Parliament will resume this morning to continue sitting for its first meeting for the year. This is according to a release from the office of the Speaker of Parliament, Professor...

Ronaldinho released from Paraguayan prison on house arrest after 32 days in jail

Ronaldinho and his brother Roberto Assis have been released from prison in Paraguay and placed under house arrest. The pair were arrested in early March after allegedly using a false...

DR Congo frees 1,200 prisoners over virus fears

The Democratic Republic of Congo's justice ministry has freed 1,200 prisoners in new measures to decongest prisons and prevent the spread of coronavirus. Those released from prisons were minor offenders...

Govt, Ghanaians asked to maintain post COVID-19 pandemic legacies

Mr Gamey has asked the government to ensure that after the Covid-19 pandemic, consultation, love of one another, tolerance of divergent views and many more are encouraged to ensure...

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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...