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Mystery Covid-19 case detected in New Zealand

Workers in the central business district of New Zealand's largest city have been asked to work from home after the country announced a new...
social distances can cause brain damage

Social isolation causes brain circuit damage in humans

As COVID-19 forces countries to implement social distancing and school closures, scientists at Icahn School of Medicine (ISM) at Mount Sinai in New York...
Photo taken on May 29, 2020 shows the live broadcast of U.S. President Donald Trump speaking at a press conference at the White House in Washington D.C.. U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that his country is "terminating" its relationship with the World Health Organization. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Washington’s unilateral attempt on Iran sanctions leads only to isolation

Washington, in an attempt to invoke the "snapback" mechanism of the Iran nuclear deal, formally notified the United Nations on Thursday of its demand...
Covid Positive

Atletico record no new positive tests, name players in isolation

Atletico Madrid say they have had no further positive coronavirus tests after two players tested positive at the weekend. The Spanish side are due to...
Carlos Ahenkorah

Carlos Ahenkorah’s negative test for coronavirus should assuage negative propaganda- NPP Chairman

The testing of Mr Carlos Ahenkorah, Member of Parliament for Tema West will serve as the turning point for him and his supporters to...
A scinetist is doing research on a vaccine against COVID-19 in Shanghai. Photo:Yang Hui/Global Times

Research shows isolation of asymptomatic cases key to reduce COVID-19

A new modeling analysis of COVID-19 transmission data attributed to "silent" infections has suggests that even isolation of all symptomatic individuals may be insufficient...

Carlos Ahenkorah Case Reminds me of the famous Mary Mallon who Spread Typhoid Fever

The recent case involving the Deputy Trade Minister Carlos Ahenkorah who tested positive for covid 19 reminds me of another significant case involving “Typhoid...
Doctors Say Our Father Died Of Pneumonia

‘Doctors say our father died of pneumonia’

Doctors at the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital have informed the family of the Late Anthony K.K. Sam, former Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Chief Executive, that he...

Now Is Not The Time To Turn Our Backs On Yemen

COVID-19 is undermining the humanitarian efforts in Yemen, deepening an already severe crisis after years of conflict. Yemen has reached a tipping point. The international...
Dr Julienne Buggie

“Let’s practice social distancing, not social isolation” – COVID-19 Survivor

Dr Julienne Buggie, a Senior Medical Officer at the Bolgatanga Regional Hospital and a survivor of COVID-19 has advised the public to desist from...

Tema Port Security busts five for defying President Akufo-Addo’s directives

The Tema Port security led by its Chief has arrested five for illegally finding their way from Nigeria into the country despite the closure...
Ghana Health Services (GHS)

Delayed release of results caused hike in Obuasi COVID-19 cases – GHS

Dr Franklin Asiedu-Bekoe, the Head of Disease Surveillance at the Ghana Health Service (GHS), on Tuesday, said the late release of the test results...
Lieutenant General Obed Boamah Akwa

Thank you for believing in us, CDS to Private Sector Covid-19 Fund

Lieutenant General Obed Boamah Akwa, Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS), has commended the private sector for believing in the expertise, capabilities and skills...

Senegal reports 104 new COVID-19 cases

Senegalese Ministry of Health and Social Action announced Wednesday 104 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, marking the first time the daily increase exceeded 100...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo

Kpone residents disappointed over the lifting of partial lockdown.

Some residents of the Kpone Municipality have expressed disappointment in the lifting of the partial lockdown imposed on parts of the country by the...
Covid Positivenegative

12 Togolese in isolation in Kumasi test negative for COVID-19

Laboratory test on the twelve Togolese nationals who were kept in isolation in Kumasi, has proved negative for the COVID-19 (coronavirus) disease. ...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu quarantined for 2nd time after health minister’s infection with coronavirus

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday went into isolation for the second time in a week after his health minister was diagnosed with...

Ghana’s confirmed cases of COVID-19 rises to nine-GHS

Ghana has recorded two new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total case count to nine, as of 0953 hours on Thursday, March 19, 2020. ...
novel coronavirus

Discharged COVID-19 patient brought back into isolation after testing positive, U.S. CDC confirms

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed Sunday that they have brought back a COVID-19 patient who had been released from...
Zimbabwe MDC-A instigated violence on August 1, 2018 in Harare

Viewpoint: Zimbabwe Incumbent President, ZANU-PF Re-elected in Historic Poll

Opposition forces reject outcome seeking to continue western sanctions and attempted isolation National harmonized parliamentary and presidential elections in the Southern African state of Zimbabwe...
The joint opening ceremony of the eighth round of U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogues and the seventh round of U.S.-China High-Level Consultation on People-to-People Exchange is held in Beijing, capital of China, June 6, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Chinese diplomat says countries can only develop through collaborations

No country can prosper in isolation or solve the global challenges all by itself, Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said, in...
affordable housing

Ningo Community Finally Decides to Join Prampram

The people of Ningo in the Greater Accra Region have now decided to be an integral part of the Ningo Prampram District Assembly. “Actually we...

Exclusive: Rached al-Ghannouchi explains the causes of the Qatar crisis

Rached al-Ghannouchi the head of Tunisia Islamic movement emphasized that the Qatar crisis proved that in Islam the war is not between Shia and...
Eritrea-Djibouti Map of Border Dispute Over Ras Doumeira

Viewpoint: Divisions Among Gulf Arab States Increases Instability in the Horn of Africa

A dispute over territory involving the Horn of Africa states of Djibouti and Eritrea was reignited in the aftermath of the withdrawal of Qatari...
Palestine, Israel

Starving Striking Palestinian Prisoners leader put in isolation

A leader of a sweeping hunger strike of Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails was put in solitary confinement on Monday as Israel was seeking...

Teachers to be trained as mental health awareness vanguards

The strategy, crafted by BasicNeeds Ghana, an NGO, with support from the UK’s Department for International Development (DIFD), will see teachers in some 30...

Kardashian Family Worried for Khloe Kardashian Isolation from Lamar Odom

Kris Jenner worries about her daughter Khloe Kardashian who is currently taking care of Lamar Odom, has reported. According to the website, Kris is...

Inmates oppose isolation of suspected coup plotters in Burundi’s Gitega prison

"Inmates at Gitega prison today continued their riots for the second consecutive day, protesting against the total isolation of suspected coup plotters within the...

Tamale to get $4m Ebola Isolation Center

Government through the Ministry of Health (MoH) with the Korean government through the Korean International Corporation Agency ( KOICA) for the construction of a...

Ebola: Public outcry mounts opposing isolation and stigmatization

World Health Organization (WHO) officials announced on Oct. 24 that the numbers of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases are now in excess of 10,000....