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COVID-19

Stay safe this flu, Harmattan season- Dr. Kuma-Aboagye 

By Clifford Okyere The Director General of the Ghana Health Service has cautioned Ghanaians to stay safe and protect themselves from COVID-19 this Harmattan season. He stated that some countries in the west and China have seen a seasonal increase in...

Ghana steps up Covid-19 protocols at its Airport effective Friday, January 6

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has revised its Coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) guidelines for the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) Per the revised guidelines which come into force effective Friday, January 6, 2023, all passengers arriving from China will...

GHS COVID-19 vaccination campaign begins in Ashanti Region

By: Razak Baba The Ashanti Regional Health Directorate is undertaking a COVID-19 vaccination campaign from the 9th to the 13th of November, 2022. The Directorate hopes to vaccinate 203,480 people. The exercise is being sponsored by USAID and Jhpiego. According to the...

Kotoka International Airport: Ghana’s Covid-19 guidelines revised

The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has revised Covid-19 guidelines for passengers entering and leaving the country through the Kotoka International Airport. A statement issued by the GACL said the new guidelines take effect from today September 1. It says...

UNIDO assisting Ghanaian businesses to recover from COVID-19 shocks

Many economies, for that matter industries and enterprises are still recovering from the shocks of covid-19. The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) under its Guidelines for Business Recovery for SMEs is assisting some Ghanaians enterprises to recover faster...

Parliamentary Committee expresses worry over low COVID-19 coverage in Ashanti region

By: Razak Baba The Parliamentary Select Committee on Health has expressed concern about the low COVID-19 vaccination coverage in the Ashanti Region. According to the Regional Health Directorate 70 per cent of the total population of the region was targeted to...

Indonesia’s President Widodo removes Covid-19 testing requirements for fully-vaccinated overseas travelers

By Bright Ntramah The President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo has removed Covid-19 testing requirements for fully-vaccinated overseas travelers to the country. This follows an improvement in the Covid-19 situation in the world’s fourth-most populous country with a population of more...

Ghana records Zero Covid-19 deaths

By Yvonne Atilego There has been no reported Covid-19 deaths in the last two months. In addition no reported case of severe or critical case at the hospitals. Total confirmed cases of Covid-19 as at 23rd April 2022 is 161,172...

Spending on COVID-19, banking clean-up, payments of excess power accounted for Ghana’s high debt – Dr. Bawumia

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed that Ghana’s high debt is a result of spending on the Corona Virus pandemic (COVID 19), Banking Sector clean-up, and payment of excess power in the energy sector. ''In addition to...

Don’t abandon Covid-19 protocols – Dr. Kuma Aboagye

Director General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Patrick Kuma Aboagye has clarified his stance on the lifting of Covid-19 restrictions by President Akufo-Addo. He said even though the risk of the virus infection is low, there are still some...

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10 reasons to visit Kakum National Park in Ghana

By: Seli Baisie I know the holiday season is over but if you are feeling a little adventurous and want...

CHAN 2022: Black Galaxies crash out, hosts march onward

By Emmanuel Yaw Nkansah  The quarterfinal matches of the ongoing African Nations Championship have all been honored and, yeah, the Black Galaxies are out....

Bisa Kdei hosts fans and top industry players at “Original” album

Ghanaian Highlife star Bisa Kdei has successfully staged the listening party for his fourth studio album, titled "Original," in the United Kingdom (UK). The one-off...

About 4,000 Burkinabes seek asylum in Ghana’s Bawku West District

At least 4,000 Burkina Faso nationals are seeking refuge in some parts of the Bawku West District of the Upper East Region, following terrorists’...

Police Inspector who left Gun in “trotro” interdicted

The Police Officer who left his rifle in a commercial vehicle after allegedly collecting a GH¢100 bribe from the Driver has been interdicted. Inspector Sulemana...