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Public worried over disregard for COVID-19 protocols at funerals

A cross-section of the public in Koforidua has expressed worry over the disregard of COVID-19 protocols during funerals and other social gatherings like wedding...

COVID-19 Restrictions: Death business dying

Restrictions on funerals to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the country are beginning to have negative impact on players in the death business. Whiles...

Covid-19 protocols disregarded at funerals in Koforidua

A cross section of the public in Koforidua have appealed to government to ban funerals and all other social gathering activities as a measure...

Funerals, politics and social distancing: the Rawlings pickle

It would be in the spirit of Jerry Rawlings for him to have asked for a simple ceremony – but all the signs are...

Gunmen kill 70 in NE Nigeria, target their funerals

More than 70 civilians have been killed, an untold number wounded and more than 1,000 heads of cattle stolen in a raid on a...

Ghanaian doctors caution against easing ban on social gatherings

Ghanaian medical doctors have urged President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to stay the ban on social gatherings, including schools, religious activities, marriage ceremonies, and...
Citizens line up outside a supermarket in Johannesburg, South Africa, April 2, 2020. The spread of COVID-19 continued unabated in South Africa on Thursday, with 82 new cases reported, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said.

Funerals become hotspots of COVID-19 infections in South Africa

Funerals have been found to pose the biggest risk for the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said...
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Avatime Traditional Council calls for strict compliance with COVID-19 directives

The Avatime Traditional Council, in the Volta Region has urged citizens to comply with COVID-19 directives to suspend events associated with this year’s annual...
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Ghana announces enhanced measures to contain Covid-19

Government Sunday stepped up measures against coronavirus spread in the country, suspending all public gatherings for the next four weeks, as six persons...

NGO Takes TB Education to Funeral Grounds

The Janok Foundation, a community-based organisation in the Ablekuma Central District has extended its tuberculosis (TB) awareness to funerals for a larger coverage of...
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Parents Advice To Invest In Children

Mr Mohammed Buhari, the Chief Executive Officer of SouthEastern Academy, has called on parents to invest in the education of their children. He said investing...

Saddique Spells Out The Priority Areas of Zongo Fund

file image The minister-designate for Zongo and Inner City Development Alhaji Boniface Saddique has stated that the fund for the development of the ministry will not...
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Funeral Activities Banned In Asogli State

The ban is effective Wednesday, August 17 to Sunday, September 18 this year, a press release signed by Mr Stephen Tetteh, the Secretary to...

Abudus issue an ultimatum to government

The Abudu Royal Family gave the ultimatum at a news conference held at Yendi on Monday to share its grievances on the issues of...

Victims of Capsized Mediterranean Boat Burried

Funerals for the victims of the capsized migrant boat in the Mediterranean have been held in Malta, BBC reports. An estimated 800 people died in...

Funerals are not assets – Women told

Nana Kojo Amoakwa the Fifth, Krontihene of the Nyakrom Traditional Area, has reiterated the call on women to stop spending lavishly on funerals, and...

Dont take your wards to funerals -Parents urged

Mr James Gunu, Akatsi North District Chief Executive, has admonished parents and guardians in the district, to restrain their children from becoming ?chief mourners.? He...

Invest More In Your Ward’s-Parents Advised

By: Isaac Kofi Dzokpo Parents have been admonished to avoid wasting huge sum of money on funeral clothes and others and rather save the money...

Mahama present situation of Ebola cases

From: Ramsey Benamba, GNA Special Correspondent in London, United Kingdom. President John Dramani Mahama on Wednesday made a case for the Ebola affected countries by...
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Pay and Push contractors to complete projects-PAC

Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDA?s), have been told to avoid rushing to terminate jobs awarded on contract. Mr. Kwaku Agyeman Manu, Chairman of the...

Osu Traditional Council Threatens To Stop Baku-Power Fight

The Osu Traditional council has taken an uncompromising stance on the need to postpone the Braimah Kamoko and Ayittey Powers fight with a warning...

Implications of Banning Funerals

Sixteenth year anniversary of his ascension to the Golden Stool as the Overlord of Asanteman. I have for a while not been following closely...
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Children in North Dayi DCE banned from attending funerals

Children in the North-Dayi District of the Volta Region will from henceforth be severely dealt with if found at funerals and loitering around...

Paul Walker 40, Dies In A Horrific Car Crash

Fast & Furious star Paul Walker lost his life in a fiery wreck this weekend, after leaving a charity toy drive to help victims...

Drake team donate $20K to pay Ohio children funerals

Rapper The Game says he was on the phone with fellow rapper Drake when he heard about Anna Angel?s tragic story. The Ohio woman...

Police issue warning on the blocking of roads for funerals

The Western Regional Commander of the Motor Transport and Traffic  Unit(MTTU), Deputy Superintendent of Police Thomas Bayo, has said that roads blocked for funerals...

?Professional Mourner? Service is growing in the UK

March 28th, 2013 by Jeffrey Owusu-Mensah An Essex firm is offering a ?professional mourner? service for UK funerals. According to the Daily Mail , Rent a...

Enebeli Elebuwa And Pete Eneh To Have Their Funerals In January.

There are reports that the bodies of Nollywood veteran actors; Pa Enebeli Elebuwa and Pete Eneh will be laid to rest in January 2013....

Shooting victims’ funerals to begin

(CNN) -- At a time when Newtown should be reveling in holiday cheer, the grief-stricken community will begin the grim task of lowering 20...

“I did not use the Common Fund for funerals” – Domeabra-Obom MP

Mr Daoud Anum Yemoh, National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Domeabra-Obom over the weekend said there was no iota of truth that...