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Midlife crisis and stressors: the non-medical underlying conditions of COVID-19 vulnerability

The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an illness caused by a novel coronavirus which is associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus. According to Belam,...
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More than 30 Nurses and Midwives test positive for COVID-19

Thirty-two Nurses and Midwives have tested positive for the COVID-19 in Ghana and an additional 250 have been quarantined, awaiting their test results, says...
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Enterprise Group announces new senior appointments

The Enterprise Group has announced changes to its Executive Management Team effective May 1, 2020. Daniel Larbi-Tieku, the former Chief Finance Officer, has been...
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Mother’s Day: Prof Atsu Ayee salutes mothers

As the global community marks Mother’s Day, Professor Joseph Atsu Ayee, Senior Lecturer, Political Science Department, University of Ghana, on Sunday, saluted the...
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Preparedness of Lorry Stations in Accra to prevent COVID-19

A new study implemented by Researchers at the School of Public Health, University of Ghana, Legon. The study was aimed at determining preparedness and compliance...
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Zoomlion Donates US$20k To Noguchi To help Fight COVID-19

Zoomlion Ghana Limited (ZGL), a subsidiary of the Jospong Group of Companies (JGC), has donated a whopping US$ 20,000 (GHC120,000.00) to the University of...

University of Ghana scientists sequence genomes of COVID-19

Scientists at the University of Ghana (UG) have successfully sequenced genomes of SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the global COVID-19 pandemic, obtaining important...
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Atsu Ayee urges ECOWAS leaders to hold video conference on COVID-19

Professor Joseph Atsu Ayee, senior lecturer, Political Science Department, University of Ghana, has urged ECOWAS Heads of States to hold an emergency video conference...
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Profile of Prof Mensa-Bonsu President’s nominee to Supreme Court

Professor Henrietta Joy Abena Nyarko Mensa-Bonsu, a Professor of law at the University of Ghana has been nominated to the Supreme Court by President...
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Ghana government urged to provide stimulus packages to industries

Government has been urged to take proactive action to stimulate the economy through the provision of stimulus packages to businesses that are likely to...
Professor Akosua K Darkwah

Men must support the crusade on achieving gender equality

Professor Akosua K. Darkwah, the Head of Sociology Department, University of Ghana, Legon, has said the crusade on gender equality should not be left...

Nutrition Advisory: There is No Evidence to stop Breastfeeding during COVID-19 infection

Breastfeeding is an effective and proven public health practice that is also a culturally appropriate way of feeding infants and young children. It is...

UG suspends lectures due to COVID-19 on campus

The University of Ghana (UG) has suspended lectures on all its campuses, including clinicals and practicals with immediate effect due to an imported...

University of Ghana steps up measures to prevent COVID-19 outbreak

The University of Ghana has stepped up measures to prevent or contain a possible outbreak of the COVID-19 on its campuses. ...
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University of Ghana Debating Society wins 71st Commonwealth Day Debate

The University of Ghana (UG) Debating Society on Monday beat the University for Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) Debating Society to lift the trophy of...
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3rd music and money workshop held in Accra

Yve Digital, a distribution and online marketing company has held its third music and money conference at the Hilla Liman Hall, University of Ghana. ...

[email protected]: Prof Atsu Ayee advocates building strong institutions

Professor Joseph Atsu Ayee, a senior lecturer at the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana, has called for the building of stronger...

Noguchi builds capacity of African scientists on COVID-19

The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, on Thursday brought its training programme, aimed at building the capacity of laboratory...

Poor packaging : a hindrance to the trade and export competitiveness of made in...

Packaging is an effective tool for preservation, protection, marketing and distribution of goods. In Ghana, poor packaging has been identified as one of the...

Standard Chartered holds draw ahead of Road to Anfield tourney

Standard Chartered (SC) Bank Ghana Limited has paired the 16 participating teams in a draw held yesterday ahead of the SC Road to Anfield...

Ghana chapter of DUBAWA launched in Accra

The Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ) on Tuesday launched the Ghana chapter of the DUBAWA initiative, an independent verification and fact-checking platform...

UG suspends lecturers at the centre of BBC’s documentary

The Management of the University of Ghana has announced the suspension of two of its lecturers at the centre of the BBC’s “Sex...

Dadzawa elected Presiding Member of South Dayi Assembly

Mr Kwame Dadzawa, a trained nurse from the University of Ghana has been elected Presiding Member for the South Dayi Assembly. ...

“Do not look down on any profession”-lecturer

Mrs Vivian Boateng, a lecturer at the School of Performing Arts, University of Ghana, has advised parents and children alike not to look down...

Sanneh Institute outlines activities for formal inauguration

The Sanneh Institute, a newly established independent research institute affiliated to the University of Ghana (UG) has outlined activities to commemorate its formal inauguration. ...

BPI holds 6th public lecture on 2020 Population Census

The Baraka Policy Institute (BPI), a social policy think tank on Wednesday held its sixth annual public lecture on Ghana’s upcoming 2020 population census. ...

UG engages stakeholders on use of biochar

The University of Ghana (UG) has held a day's engagement workshop with farmer groups in Northern Ghana to ensure sustainable adoption and use...

We need concerted efforts to rekindle our values-Lecturer

Dr Charles Wiafe-Akenten, Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Ghana, has called for a concerted effort to rekindle the country’s societal values for...

Dr Wiafe–Akenten to deliver National Development Forum public lecture

Dr Charles Wiafe–Akenten, Faculty Member, Department of Psychology, University of Ghana, is to deliver the keynote address at the Ninth National Development Forum...
Ghana still suffers in nutrition-related diseases – Planning Minister

Ghana still suffers in nutrition-related diseases – Planning Minister

Professor George Gyan-Baffour, Minister for Planning has said despite the commendable progress made in reducing malnutrition over the last three decades, Ghana still suffers...