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The Human Resource Directorate of the Ministry of Health has begun the enrollment of all 2017/18 batch of nursing trainees for deployment into various health facilities across the country in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. President Akufo-Addo after one of his televised address to the nation attracted criticism for announcing plans of deploying retired …

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The Greater Accra Passenger Transport Executive (GAPTE) has temporarily grounded its Aayalolo buses due to losses it has been incurring following the social distancing protocols and subsequent partial lockdown of Accra. Accra, Kumasi, Kasoa and Tema are currently four days into a two-week partial lockdown because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. According to the management …

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The Rebecca Foundation led by the first lady of Ghana, Rebecca Akufo-Addo has today launched the RELIEF BOXES CHALLENGE to support our national effort to mitigate the effects of the preventive and treatment measures instituted by the government. This challenge is to encourage individuals and organizations, especially those in the retail business to partner with …

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The National Democratic Congress (NDC) COVID-19 team is asking the government to as a matter of urgency, conduct a nationwide mass testing to curb the further spread of the novel coronavirus in Ghana. According to the team, “the risk of outward spread has been exacerbated by the unintended consequences of the lead time, and it …

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The Ministry of Education and the Ghana Education Service (GES) has secured an agreement with the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) for a free-to-air 24-hour dedicated channel for the broadcast of educational materials beginning April 3, 2020. The channel, known as Ghana Learning TV, will initially broadcast educational materials for senior high school (SHS) students, while …

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Officials from the Ghana Food and Drugs Authority are currently assisting the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection to produce 15,000 bottles of hand sanitizers in an attempt to curb the Corona Virus pandemic in the country. The production started 1st April 2020 at the forecourt of the Ministry and is expected to end …

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Ace journalist Afia Pokuaa popularly known as Vim Lady fed some police officers on the Accra Dawhenya roads last night. Following the Presidential order calling for a partial lockdown in some parts of the Greater Accra, Greater Kumasi and some parts of Central Region, the ace journalist tool it upon herself to share some tea …

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The International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), an Evangelical, Charismatic Christian church headed by Ghanaian theologian, motivational speaker and entrepreneur, Pastor Mensa Otabil, has made a contribution of one hundred thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc100,000.00) to the Covid-19 National Trust Fund. Three members of the Presbytery of the Church, Prophet Christopher Yaw Annor, Rev. Anthony Cudjoe and …

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Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has said the government is relooking at all the fundamental assumptions it made for the 2020 budget and come out with a new one in July this year in view of the economic havoc being caused by the COVID-19 outbreak. He told Accra-based Citi TV in an interview that: “It is …

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SITUATION UPDATE, CONFIRMED COVID-19 CASES IN GHANA AS AT 02 APRIL 2020, 14:00HRS. Since the last situational update, Ghana has confirmed nine additional COVID-19 cases, all from the Greater Accra region. Four (4) of them have no history of travel nor contact with any confirmed case. Other four (4) have no travel history but are …

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