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Ghana’s COVID-19 case count has risen to 636. The Ghana Health Service confirmed on Tuesday, April 14, 2020, that 70 new cases of Coronavirus have been recorded in the country. An update by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) indicated that the increasing number of cases can be attributed to the ongoing enhanced surveillance exercise. “As …

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My heart is bleeding and fear lurks as I type my observations in Ghana’s quest to fight the novel COVID-19 pandemic sweeping menacingly across the borders of the world. Africans and for that matter Ghanaians as always have proven our incompetence and unskillfulness in planning and handling crises again. Almost in every case, we resort …

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The assistant professor of Don Bosco Arts and Science College of India Sajin Scaria Kumarama, who is part of the government Frontline workers in the fight against coronavirus pandemic in the country disclosed to Anfrebeats news Justice K. Aniah Baba that there is no division in their Political system in the country over this deadly …

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About 37,954 persons have so far been tested in Ghana with 566 of them testing positive for COVID-19, Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye has said. He said at a press briefing on Tuesday that: “44,421 samples have been taken to be tested. 37,954 test results are in.” Giving an update …

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Ghana is leading Africa in the testing of its population for coronavirus (Covid-19). So far, the government has tested 37,954 persons out of which 566 were confirmed for Covid-19. Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, addressing a press briefing in Accra on Tuesday, April 14 in Accra, said the number of people tested represents a …

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A total of 111 Africans in China’s southern city of Guangzhou had tested positive for the novel coronavirus as of Monday, the Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday. Among them, 19 were imported cases, Xinhua quoted Chen Zhiying, executive vice mayor of Guangzhou, as saying. A total of 4,553 African people in the city had …

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved the disbursement of US$1 billion to Ghana to be drawn under the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF). The money is to help Ghana address the “fiscal and balance of payments needs” and also help the country to improve confidence in its economy especially in the wake of the COVID-19 …

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Seventeen infected persons have recovered from the novel coronavirus in Ghana, according to the Ghana Health Service. “We have 17 persons who have recorded double negatives and are obviously clinically cured,” Dr. Patrick Aboagye, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service disclosed at a press briefing on Tuesday. “Currently, we have a definition of recovered …

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Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, the National Chief Imam has announced that this year’s Ramadan fast will commence on Thursday, April 23. In a statement issued on his behalf, the Chief Imam said Wednesday, April 22, is the 29th day of Sha’ban according to the Islamic calendar which becomes the sighting moon day for the commencement …

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