By Albert Futukpor, GNAWalewale (N/ER), March 26, GNA - The Northern Development Authority (NDA) under the Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) has begun the construction of classroom blocks for two schools in the North East Region to improve access to education in the area.
By Patience Gbeze, GNAAccra, March 26, GNA - The Management of City Construction Company Limited has now provided Veronica buckets and sanitizers and placed them at vantage points for its workers.This follows a Ghana News Agency's report on the r
Accra, March 26, GNA - The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development will on Friday March 27, 2020, begin the exercise to disinfect 286 markets in the Ashanti Region, as part of measures to enhance their conditions of hygiene and prevent the spread of COVID-19.The step is in pursuant to the directive from the President Nana Akufo-
Accra, March 26, GNA - Two days after the closure of all markets within the Greater Accra Region for a disinfection exercise, business in and around the Central Business District has returned to normal.A visit by the Ghana
Accra, March 26, GNA - The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has met with stakeholders of the Pharmaceutical Industry and assured them of fast tracking the approval for the production of essential drugs, including chloroquine, which are needed for the case management of COVID-19.
Ho, March 26, GNA - Mr Wamkele Mene, the newly elected Secretary-General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat has been sworn-in Thursday to give him legitimacy to commence business.The ceremony to
Accra, March 26, GNA - The Stop Coronavirus Ghana, a private-sector led coalition that seeks to support national efforts at combating the coronavirus, has launched the “StopCovid19 Ghana Video Challenge”, with a call on all celebrities to join in the effort to drive awareness on COVID-19 Prevention.
Accra, March 26, GNA – Four Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) on Wednesday called on the Global Fund to commit funding support in the fight against the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.Global fund is an international financial partnership organization that aims
Koforidua (E/R), March 26, GNA - Participants at a workshop in Koforidua have advocated for a law that will make it mandatory for men who impregnate women to give them financial support during the pregnancy. The participants at a dissemination of preliminary results of research on the i
Accra, March 26, GNA – South Africa, which has become Africa’s epicentre of COVID-19 will begin a 21-day lockdown effective the midnight of Thursday, March 26, as part of measures to curb the spread of the pandemic.President Cyril Ramaphosa, of South Africa, who announced the lockdo
Accra, March 26, GNA - The Minority in Parliament has added its voice to calls by some organizations and individuals for the country to go into an immediate lockdown to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.The Caucus said the exponential jump in the number of coronavirus cases from 68
Wa (UW/R), March 26, GNA – Information Officers and Communicators in the Upper West Region have been educated on the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) to build their capacity to enable them help educate the public on the deadly disease.They were charged to sensitise the public to know the
Accra, March 26, GNA - Africa’s leading digital TV operator, StarTimes, has opened free access to over 100 international and local channels on its OTT platform, StarTimes ON.With over 30 countries in Africa infected by th
Hamile (UWR), March 26, GNA – Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister, has appealed to security personnel at the country’s borders to strive harder and implement the President’s directive to the letter to ensure that the spread of the Coronavirus is curtailed.
Accra, March 26, GNA – One hundred and twenty seven patients of the total 132 total confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Ghana, are responding to treatment.One person is, however, in a critical condition
The decision, taken in accordance with Article 72 (1) of the 1992 Constitution was done upon the recommendation of the Prisons Service Council in consultation with the Council of State.An official statement issued by the Gh
Nalerigu (N/ER), March 26, GNA - Naa Bohugu Mahami Abdulai Sheriga, Overlord (Nayiri) of the Mamprugu Traditional Area, has suspended the enskinments of chiefs in the Mamprugu Kingdom saying this is due to the incidence of COVID-19 cases in the country.
Kumasi, March 26, GNA – A Chinese national, kept in isolation for five-days at the Kumasi South Hospital, Atonsu-Agogo, for showing symptoms of the flu-like coronavirus but tested negative, has been ordered to go into self-quarantine.The Health Authorities, say, he should be in self-i
He has therefore recommended a Shift system, Time off in lieu, Encourage staff to take their annual leave and working from home if possible as some of the practices.A statement signed by Dr Ato Arthur and copied to the Ghan
Goaso, (Ahafo), March 26, GNA - Mr Evans Opoku-Bobie, the Ahafo Regional Minister has assured that the Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) would utilise all available resources to stem the spread of the COVID-19 in the region.