Kempinski to lay off 85% of workers and close 4 floors over coronavirus

Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City is laying off 85% of its workers as the coronavirus pandemic takes a toll on its business. The 5-star luxury hotel is also closing down four floors of its multi-storey structure to cut down operational…

Coronavirus: face masks bound for Canada and Germany diverted to US

Two shipments of protective masks, one scheduled to arrive in Germany, the other in Canada, were diverted to the United States this week under dubious circumstances after the orders had already departed for their destinations. German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel reported…

Coronavirus: India doctors ‘spat at and attacked’

Indian doctors have been working extra hours to halt the spread of the coronavirus Several healthcare workers in India have been attacked as they battle to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Reports say doctors have been spat at and…

Where will be the last place to catch coronavirus?

Parishioners washing their hands as a preventative measure in Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe On 12 January – less than three months ago – the coronavirus was confined to China. Not a single case had been found outside the country where it…

Parliament approves GH¢6.3bn excess spending

Parliament has approved the Supplementary Appropriation Bill 2020 to legalise government’s decision to spend GH¢6.37 billion more than it had approved for the 2019 fiscal year. Out of the amount, GH¢5.1 billion was used to make payments to Independent Power…

Clemento Suarez releases new skit on coronavirus

Comedian Clemento Suarez has released a new skit on coronavirus to entertain and educate bored followers on social media. The celebrated actor was seen in a video dressed as a schoolboy reciting what he called the ‘ABCD of Coronavirus’. Each…

Nature of lockdown to blame for tangle between security and civilians – Security analyst

Dr Ishmael Norman is the President of the Institute for Security, Disaster and Emergency Studies President of the Institute for Security, Disaster and Emergency Studies, Dr Ishmael Norman, has blamed incidents of confrontation between civilians and some security personnel on…

Nkrumah’s Secret Lover – MyJoyOnline.com

Genoveva Esther Marais was a bosom companion and confidante of Kwame Nkrumah. She was more intimate with the radical political reformist than any other person he had met throughout his entire adult life. She discovered a part of him rarely…

Obour suspects his father did not die of Covid-19

Former President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) Bice Osei Kuffuor, has stated that he does not believe his father, Nana Osei Kuffour, died of coronavirus. According to him, prior to his father’s death, he (Obour) tested negative for…

Inusah Abdul-Nasiru donates to Krachi Nchumuru District to help in coronavirus fight

Aspiring parliamentary candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr Inusah Abdul-Nasiru, has donated some items to the tune of GH¢220,000 to the Krachi Nchumuru District in the Oti Region. This follows the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in Ghana….