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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...

NDC MPs threaten protest at Kotoka if Covid-19 testing is not made free

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Minority Members in Parliament have threatened to stage a demonstration at the Kotoka International Airport if the mandatory COVID-19 testing at the Airport is not made free. According to Mr. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa,...

Sputnik V: Minority in Parliament initiates moves to have Kwaku Agyeman-Manu removed from Office

The Minority in Parliament has initiated a process to get the Minister of Health, Kweku Agyemang-Manu removed from office. Minority Chief Whip, Mohammed-Mubarak Muntaka has written a memorandum to the Speaker notifying him of his intention to move a...

GHS Officials in W/R investigates, death of Covid patient, who escaped fromTreatment Centre at Effia Nkwanta Hospital

The Western Regional Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service has set up an investigative committee to look into the death of a coronavirus patient who escaped admission from the Treatment Centre of Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital on August...

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Government determined to put measures in place to relieve Ghanaians of hardship

By Bright Ntramah President Akufo-Addo says government is determined to bring relief to Ghanaians and put the economy back on...

NABCo workers demonstrate to demand 10 months unpaid allowances

Some workers under the Nation Builder’s Corps, NABCO, hit the streets of Accra to demand payment of their 10-months unpaid allowances. The beneficiaries, whose programme...

President Akufo-Addo congratulates President Elect of Kenya

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated the newly-elected President of Kenya, His Excellency William Ruto, on his victory in...

Arise Ghana demands suspension of utility tariffs, removal of Ken Ofori-Atta

Pressure group, Arise Ghana, has appealed to the Government to suspend the implementation of the new utility tariffs in the interest of consumers. Addressing a...

Global Peace Ambassador Gurudev Tours Africa; advocates creation of Happiness Centers

By Beryl Addo World renowned humanitarian leader and Founder of the Art of Living, a non profit organisation that focuses on mental health, Gurudev Sri...