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Ghana’s COVID-19 cases reach 7,881

Ghana has confirmed 194 more cases of the new coronavirus, taking its total number of infections to 7,881 as of Sunday morning, said the...
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UK aid-backed drone technology facilitates Ghana’s COVID-19 fight

A partnership between the UK aid and Gavi - the Vaccine Alliance - is supporting Ghana to use Zipline drones to collect COVID-19 test...

60 rig workers test positive for COVID-19 in Ghana

At least 60 rig workers on the Jubilee oil production field offshore Ghana have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, international oil firm Tullow...

Claims of China “covering up” coronavirus inaccurate: U.S. media

The narrative that "China covered up the coronavirus" is inaccurate and so are the claims supporting the narrative, said an opinion piece published recently...
Medical workers treat a COVID-19 patient at the coronavirus unit in Mayanei Hayeshua Medical Center, Bnei Brak, April 13, 2020. (Nati Shohat/Flash90)

U.S. racial wound worsens as coronavirus claims over 100,000 lives

Three racial incidents that have aroused concerns nationwide this month show the racial wound in the United States is worsening amid the coronavirus epidemic,...
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Kwahuman Hemaa in Minnesota supports adopted community

A Kwahuman Hemaa of Minnesota in the United States of America (USA), Ohemaa Ofosuah Aduanwoma Ahoufe has donated items to support Kwahu Ahenase, a...
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UK PM regards top aide’s case “closed” after police announcement

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson considers the issue involving his top aide "closed" after police said no action would be taken against him, a...

Towards the New Normal: IATA, ACI lead the way

The Health Minister of Ghana, Kwaku Agyeman Manu during one of the Ministry of Information’s press briefing on coronavirus indicated that the novel coronavirus...
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COVID-19: Psychological impact could increase maternal mortality-NGO

The Centre for People’s Empowerment and Rights Initiative (CPRI), an NGO has indicated that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has dire psychological impact on pregnant...
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COVID-19 crisis: Paramount Group supports Ghanaians with food relief in South Africa

Paramount Group, the global aerospace and technology company, continues its efforts to support South Africa and Sub Saharan African countries afflicted by the ongoing...
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Mozambican cities dismantle disinfection tunnels following recommendation from health authorities

The west-central city of Tete, Mozambique announced on Tuesday that it dismantled two disinfection tunnels previously installed as a measure to contain the spread...
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COVID-19 ‘compounding’ peace and security in Africa

COVID-19 presents a risk of “further compounding and complicating conflicts and insecurity in that will have a lasting impact” in the post-coronavirus era,...
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Self-disinfecting protective mask against the coronavirus invented in Israel

Israeli scientists have developed a reusable protective mask against the coronavirus which, to be cleaned, only needs a portable charger, the University and research...

Landlords threaten health workers with ejection

Landlords at New Edubiase in the Adansi South District are threatening to eject health workers from their houses for fear of being infected with...
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Beefing, the cause of retrogression in Ghana music

Ghanaian Hiplife artiste, Ex Doe believes "beefing" each other has caused a lot more damage than good and has contributed to the decline of...
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Sliding scale in behaviour of the coronavirus – Dr Badu Sarkodie

Dr Badu Sarkodie, the Director of Public Health, Ghana Health Service(GHS), on Tuesday said there is a sliding scale in the behaviour of the...

COVID-19: International Young Democratic Union supports Teshie Orphanages, Assurance of Hope For The Needy

International Young Democrats Union, IYDU, a legally registered organization which serves as a member of the global alliance for youth empowerment and capacity building,...
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U.S. COVID-19 death toll nears 100,000, New York Times calls it “incalculable loss

The front page of Sunday's New York Times features the names of 1,000 people who have died of COVID-19 in the United States. Calling...

You Have the Antidote to Your Situation

Bernard Baruch once said “There are no such things as incurable, there are only things for which man has not found a cure.” ...
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GOC President congratulates Muslims across the globe

Mr. Ben Nunoo Mensah - President of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), has sent a goodwill message to Muslims in Ghana and accross the...
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COVID-19 pandemic: The “epidemic” of violence against women and children

Children are not the face of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which has raged the world since December, 2019 but they risk being among its...

Abdiqani Sheikh Omar Hassan encourages unity in the fight against COVID-19 in Africa

As CoronaVirus continues to spread with speed with the focus now turning to the readiness of health systems in African in the face of...
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Ghana to quarantine 245 deportees from Kuwait

Ghanaian authorities said they would quarantine some 245 illegal Ghanaian immigrants to be deported from Kuwait to prevent the possibility of any of them...
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U.S. coronavirus crisis “failure of democracy” – Obama’s former speechwriter

David Litt, a former speechwriter for then U.S. President Barack Obama, has said the spread of COVID-19 which has so far claimed nearly...

Ghana Muslim Mission wishes Muslims a happy Eidul-Fitr celebration

The National Leadership of the Ghana Muslim Mission (GMM) has sent its felicitations to all Muslims and wished them a happy Eidul-fitr as they...
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Halt operations to avoid prosecution, COVID-19 Taskforce warns drinking bar operators

The Sunyani Covid-19 Taskforce has called on drinking bar operators in the Sunyani East and West Municipalities to stop operating to avoid arrest and...
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Covid-19: Rotary Club supports the fight

The Rotary Club has pledged to contribute to efforts aimed at containing the further spread of the novel coronavirus disease. ...
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Group takes measures to fight COVID-19 in Kassena Nankana

The Dizem Taaba Group in the Kassena Nankana area, Upper East Region, has embarked on various measures to fight the spread of Coronavirus in...

Central Regional library reaches out to patrons amidst COVID-19 restrictions

To ensure adequate service delivery amidst the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Central Regional Library has introduced flexible media services to prioritise the needs of...
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Ghana’s sea ports yet to record COVID-19 import

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) says no positive case of COVID-19 has been imported into Ghana through any of her sea ports. Dr...