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COVID 19 vaccine

Rollout of Africa’s COVID campaigns stalls, some 14.7 million vaccine doses administered

More than 14.7 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered across the continent, but rollout campaigns have stalled in many countries. As of...
Foods and Drugs Authority

Volta FDA destroys unwholesome products

The Volta Regional Directorate of Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has disposed of assorted unwholesome products estimated at GHC10 Million. Mr Gorden Akurugu, Regional Director,...
African growth

Africa’s recovery pathways offers enormous opportunities

Dr Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), has reminded global audiences of the continent’s vast opportunities for green growth. He sounded...
Anthony Dordoye

Alleged murder suspect remanded by Ho District Court

Anthony Dordoye, 26, the suspect who allegedly murdered his girlfriend in Ho has been remanded by a District Court on Wednesday. Dordoye’s plea was not...
Training Behaviour

Health training modules must target behavioural sciences – Asamoa-Baah

Dr Anarfi Asamoa-Baah, Presidential Coordinator, COVID-19 Response, has said future training modules of health professionals should hinge not only on the biomedical sciences, but...
Africa World Airlines (AWA)

‘Decision to fly Ho route backed by empirical evidence’

Mr Adedayo Olawuyi, Head of Commercial Department, Africa World Airlines (AWA), has said the decision to fly the Ho route is backed by empirical...
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

Earth Day activities to amplify ECA’s COVID-19 recovery report

The Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) premier COVID-19 recovery report, Building Forward for an African Green Recovery, will be amplified at the “Leaders Summit...
MPs Centre

MPs equip health centre of Ho Central Prisons

Some members of Parliament (MPs), mostly from the Volta Regional Caucus, have contributed to purchasing assorted medical equipment, worth GHC65,780.00, to enhance service delivery...
University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS)

UHAS introduces new academic programmes, kickstarts two new Schools

A GNA feature By Maxwell Awumah The University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) in Ho has started several new academic and professional programmes during...
Ramps Fuel

The Misuse of ‘Car Ramps,’ ignorance or science, a case of fuel stations

GNA Feature by Maxwell Awumah Growing up with the knowledge of not pointing one’s finger towards the cemetery and its remedial action of having...
Ramps Fuel

No scientific or economic sense to climb ramps to fuel – Dr Turkson

Dr Richard Fiifi Turkson, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Ho Technical University, has said there was no scientific or economic sense for drivers to incline...
Evangelical Presbyterian Church

“Resurrection makes Christ, King of Kings” – Rev Addae

Reverend Albert Kwasi Addae, Third Parish Pastor, Dela Cathedral of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Ghana, has said that the crucifixion, death and resurrection of...
Ho Airport

Schedule commercial flights to Ho begins second week in April – Minister

Mr Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, Minister of Transport has announced that tentatively scheduled commercial flights to the Ho Aerodrome would start in two weeks barring...

ECA and development partners urged to help Africa beat COVID-19

African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development have called on the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and development partners to support efforts for...
Jay Dordorye

Love gone sour, boyfriend allegedly kills lover

Harriet Kafui Ahiati, a 25-year-old lady, was allegedly murdered by her boyfriend on Monday night for reasons under police investigations. The boyfriend, Jay Dordorye, 26,...
Reverend Albert Kwasi Addae

Self-imposed titles without God’s calling is self-glorification – Rev Addae

Reverend Albert Kwasi Addae, Third Parish Pastor of Dela Cathedral, E.P. Church, Ghana, on Sunday said self-imposed titles and nomenclatures without God's calling is...
Dr Vera Songwe

G7 Finance Ministers decision to back SDRs for poor developing and COVID vulnerable countries...

The meeting of the committee of experts of the Conference of African Ministers ended Friday with experts pledging to do more to accelerate the...
A man sits outside the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat office in Accra, capital of Ghana, August 17, 2020. Ghanaian President on Monday handed over the edifice housing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) secretariat to the African Union (AU) for the commencement of work. (Ghana Presidency/Handout via Xinhua)

ECA supports leveraging AfCFTA to drive digital trade in Africa

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is making significant progress in supporting African countries to leverage the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA) to...
African growth

Africa’s growth prospects bullish despite pandemic constraints

Africa is expected to recover from its worst recession in half a century and reach 3.4 percent growth in 2021, the African Development Bank...
Right Reverend Dr Setorwu K. Ofori

‘Be innovative with service to attract more urban congregations’ – Moderator of GEC

Right Reverend Dr Setorwu K. Ofori, the Moderator of the Global Evangelical Church (GEC) has entreated Pastors and the Church to induce innovation into...
Club Boxer

Club 50 supports ailing former Ghanaian boxer, Prince Amartey

Club 50, a Ho-based social Club has donated toiletries, sanitary items, and an undisclosed sum of money to Mr. Prince Amartey, a 75-year-old former...

Study shows COVID-19 continues to devastate healthcare workers

A new systematic review of 65 studies from around the world, adding up to a total of 97,333 healthcare workers, has revealed that one-in-five...
Women IWD

Four Ghanaian scientific researchers recognised on IWD

Four Ghanaian scientific researchers are among 15 ‘Women in Science’ recognised globally on the International Women’s Day (IWD) celebration. Tropical Disease Research recognized the...
Health Death Covid

ECA launches report on post-COVID-19 pandemic recovery

The Economic Commission for Africa has launched the ’Building Forward for an African Green Recovery’ report, highlighting the continent’s bold post-COVID-19 pandemic recovery strategy. The...
Social Watsan Gains

WatSan Committees must work to consolidate the gains in WASH

Mr Richard Anani Adortse, Monitoring and Evaluation Officer of People for Health (P4H) has encouraged the Committees at the local level tasked to manage...
Health Theories Covid

Residents of Ho peddle conspiracy theories against COVID-19 vaccine

Residents of Ho Municipality have expressed resentment about the deployment of the COVID-19 vaccines that arrived in the country for fear of side effects...

UHAS to start School of Sports, Exercise Medicine next academic year

Professor John Owusu Gyapong, the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS), says the University would start its School of...
Ska Observatory

Launch of international SKA Observatory, broadens era of radio astronomy

The SKA Observatory, a new intergovernmental organisation dedicated to radio astronomy, was launched following the first meeting of the Observatory’s Council. The new Observatory, known...
Reverend Wilson D. K. Dumasi

Authority to overcome sickness dwells in God – Rev Dumasi

The Reverend Wilson D. K. Dumasi, Parish Pastor, Dela Cathedral, E. P. Church, Ghana, on Sunday said the authority and power to overcome illnesses...
Preacher or Pastor

Flee from sexual immorality – Rev Dumasi

Reverend Wilson D. K. Dumasi, Parish Pastor, Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Ghana (EPCG) has asked Christians as a matter of urgency to flee from sexual...