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Attack on U.S. Capitol shows impact of “deliberate distortion of facts, hatred by political...

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Thursday said that her office is deeply troubled by Wednesday's assault on the U.S. Capitol,...
IMANI-GIZ Policy Dialogue on COVID-19

Rare Insights from IMANI-GIZ Policy Dialogue on COVID-19 and its Impact on Ghanaian Businesses

IMANI Centre for Policy and Education and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) have partnered to carry out a series of six...

Ghana launches COVID-19 support measures to mitigate impact

The Ministry of Trade and Industry, in collaboration with the Ghana National Chamber of Pharmacy, has launched COVID-19 Support Measures to mitigate the impact...
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Stronger global cooperation needed to overcome impact of COVID-19 – Akufo-Addo

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that it would take stronger global cooperation to overcome the impact of COVID-19. In...

Countries must mitigate impact of COVID-19 on Malaria, TB, and AIDS

Measures to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 on HIV, TB, and malaria should involve a combination of intensive community engagement, Mrs Cecelia Senoo Executive...
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South African president voices concern over impact of COVID-19 on media sector

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday voiced concern over the heavy losses inflicted on South Africa's media by the COVID-19 pandemic. It is...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Africa’s COVID-19 cases hit 1.22 million amid uneven impact on countries

The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) on Friday said that the number of positive COVID-19 cases across the African...
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African mobile phone market shipments fall due to COVID-19 impact

African mobile phone shipments declined by 6.0 percent quarter on quarter in the second quarter but Chinese smartphone brands still continued to lead the...

AU launches continental campaign to mitigate COVID-19 impact in Africa

The African Union (AU) Commission on Thursday launched a flagship campaign to intensify the continental fight against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic toward protecting African...
Gender violence

Impact of domestic violence needs fundraising to support victims

Imagine the front page of a national newspaper captures the story of a prominent male citizen who has experienced domestic violence that has left...
petroleum revenue

Impact of COVID-19 on Ghana’s petroleum upstream sector

By Henry Teinor, CEO, Energy Media Group The fangs of the new Coronavirus, since its appearance in late 2019, have cut through all sectors of...
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COVID-19 Impact on Consumers: Will Africa remain one of the world’s fastest-growing consumer markets?

Prior to the pandemic, Africa was identified as one of the fastest-growing consumer markets in the world, with household consumption growing even faster than...
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Online Seedstars World Competition 2020/21 returns to Accra

Seedstars, the Swiss-based private company with a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets, is happy to announce that its Seedstars World Competition...
World Food Programme (WFP)

WFP supports MOFA to assess the impact of Covid-19 on Food Security

The World Food Programme (WFP) has provided equipment and funds worth GHC1 million to facilitate the assessment of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic...
Members of security forces are seen in downtown Baghdad, Iraq, April 6, 2020. Iraqi Health Ministry on Monday said the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases has climbed to 1,031, and the death toll reached 64 in the country. The Iraqi authorities have taken several measures to contain the outbreak of COVID-19, including extending a nationwide curfew until April 19. (Xinhua/Khalil Dawood)

Impact of Covid-19 on Marketing: How Marketers Can Navigate the Post-Pandemic World

Recessionary cycles present difficult challenges for almost everyone and marketing world is no exception.   COVID-19 has brought about breakneck pressure on marketing, and marketers have...

Digitisation collaboration to help pharma supply chain weather Covid-19 impact

Sector must overcome capacity shortages to get supplies to patients worldwide Stakeholders in the pharmaceutical supply chain are grappling with a growing gap between...
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AU chairperson says COVID-19 posed “very heavy” impact on Libya’s already precarious humanitarian situation

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat on Wednesday said the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has posed a "very heavy" impact on...

The Impact Of Effective Communication, Distortion Or Noise On Covid-19 In The World

During ongoing crisis like this covid-19,effective communication especially from the experts, leaders and officials matters most. Because, individuals relay on the information from these...

COVID-19 and its impact on loans and real estate arrangements

In the wake of the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 global pandemic, the real estate and loan markets in Kenya are bound to be...
Director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Robert Redfield attends a press conference on the COVID-19 at the White House in Washington D.C. March 9, 2020. U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that his administration will ask Congress to approve a possible payroll tax cut and provide "very substantial relief" for hourly workers and industries hit by the COVID-19 outbreak. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. begins to reopen economy, impact on November elections unknown

This week will see many U.S. states re-open their economies after the historic COVID-19 lockdown has ravaged the U.S. economy and caused millions of...
Tiger and lion cubs chase a rabbit at Qingdao Forest Wildlife World in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, Sept. 26, 2015. Seven manchurian tiger cubs and four African lion cubs, all of which are three months old, met with the press recently. (Xinhua/Yu Fangping) (lfj)

COVID-19 pandemic has impact on wildlife conservation in Africa

The protection of Africa's iconic wildlife species should remain a focus even as the continent grapples with disruptions linked to COVID-19 pandemic, an African...
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Humanitarian workers worry about impact of coronavirus on people in emergency zones

Humanitarian workers are concerned about the 100 million people living in emergency situations who depend on aid as the coronavirus spreads around the world,...

The Importance of E-learning And Its Impact On Rural And Urban Liberia

Liberia and rest of the world is changing, and information and communication technology (ICT) is central to this change. Digital media has revolutionized...
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Impact of coronavirus on world economy to be temporary

by George Georgakopoulos The impact of the novel coronavirus epidemic on the global economy and trade will be temporary, experts have...
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UN concerned over impact of Libya fighting on civilians

The United Nations is concerned about the impact on civilians in Libya following recent bombardments that have killed at least one civilian and injured...
Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC)

GACC’s new year message to all Ghanaians

In this new year, the Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition requests all Ghanaians to deeply reflect on the cost and impact of corruption on Ghana’s development...
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Expert piece: Route to Food Security is Impact Assessed Regulations

Our parliamentarians are sometimes required to rule on some challenging proposals, with the private members’ Kenya Food and Drug Authority (KFDA) Bill a prime...

Corruption deprives the poor and vulnerable of advancement opportunities – Nana Chinbuah has said

Nana Teiba Chinbuah, Head of Governance at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), has said, since the impact of corruption negatively affects the development...
Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA)

AMA, Jekora Ventures waste segregation making impact

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) initiative on waste segregation, in collaboration with Jekora Ventures Limited (JVL), a Waste Management Company, is making an impact...

The impact of fake news on Nigeria and Ghana Railway Ministries

…..As Ghana withdraws from MoU with CRCC-Nigeria over Fake News The Ministry of Railways Development in Accra, Ghana has withdrawn from the Memorandum of...