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Find other ways to dim shine of Mahama; politics of labelled chairs won’t work – Stan Dogbe

Former Presidential staffer Stan Dogbe has lashed out at some members of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) for demonstrating “political childishness” by seeking to suggest that former President John Mahama deliberately refused to attend a ceremony put together by…

Ghana Nuts donates items to Techiman assembly to fight coronavirus

Ghana Nuts Company Limited, an agro-processing outfit based in Techiman, has donated hand washing as well as sanitation items to the Techiman Municipal Assembly. General Manager of the Company, Kwadwo Obeng Aboagye, explain the gesture was to augment government effort…

Ghana Nuts donates items to Techiman assembly to fight coronavirus

Ghana Nuts Company Limited, an agro-processing outfit based in Techiman, has donated hand washing as well as sanitation items to the Techiman Municipal Assembly. General Manager of the Company, Kwadwo Obeng Aboagye, explain the gesture was to augment government effort…

Sanitation Ministry and AMA begin 3-day ‘massive’ clean-up of Accra and Kumasi

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources in conjunction with the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) and the Environmental Service Providers Association (ESPA) on Friday began a three-day deep clean-up exercise of Accra and Kumasi. The exercise, which is being done…

Chloroquine, coronavirus and Ghana’s preparedness: Old hero to the rescue?

US President, Donald Trump, in one of his daily press briefing on coronavirus, claimed the country’s Food and Drugs Authority has given approval for chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine to be used on COVID-19 patients. The FDA rebutted the claim and rather…

S.Africa forced to confront homelessness amid virus lockdown

At a church in a quiet Pretoria suburb, a lost-looking man in ragged clothes was gently intercepted by a volunteer as he tried to wander out of the building. “Shame, man,” muttered the helper, as he coaxed the man back…

Plea for ‘Marshall Plan’ as pandemic hits African economies

Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou on Friday appealed for a “Marshall Plan” to help African economies hit by the coronavirus pandemic as more states warned of a devastating impact on the continent’s growth. “Even before the pandemic, Africa needed a Marshall…

Statistical Services Uses New Data Methods To Help Fight Against Covid-19

Ghana Statistical Services, Vodafone Ghana, and the Flowminder Foundation are using innovative data science techniques to support the government’s response against COVID-19. The long-standing Data For Good partnership between Ghana Statistical Services, Vodafone Ghana, and the Flowminder Foundation has enabled…

Retirement homes face forced isolation as coronavirus deaths surge

French health officials have announced that at least 884 people have died in retirement homes since the start of the coronavirus outbreak. However, lockdown measures to limit the spread of the illness have raised concerns about residents’ well being and mental health. The tally came just hours after…

Cargo With Foodstuff Grounded At Techiman Market Over Covid-19 Lockdown

A number of cargo trucks loaded with foodstuff have been locked up in the Techiman Market in the Bono Rast Region. They include maize, groundnut, cassava, yam, beans among others. This is due to the partial lockdown being experienced in…