President Nana Akufo-Addo says the government will make a determination on whether or not to extend the lockdown imposed on some parts of the country later this week. The president in a national broadcast on Sunday  said the decision of the government on the matter will be driven by science and available data. The Ghana Water Company Ltd and the ...

Paradigm Initiative has urged the government of Ghana and Nigeria not to block the telephone lines or access of citizens to emergency services at this critical time. A statement released by Ghana’s Ministry of Communications alleged that over 99% of calls made to the emergency line provided for COVID-19 response were prank calls and that the government will henceforth block ...

President Nana Akufo-Addo on 27th March addressed the people of Ghana. In his address, he made quote on COVID-19 that has gone viral. The quote from the president has received a lot of commendation from several world leaders. The president made the quote as part of his address on the latest measures the country needs to launch with respects to ...

Thirty-one out of the 152 persons who were receiving treatment after contracting COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus have recovered, the Health Minister, Kweku Agyeman-Manu has disclosed. While receiving a delegation from COCOBOD and AIRTELTIGO who donated some hand sanitizers and other items to the ministry of health, the minister revealed that the 31 persons will be kept in ...

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi has been in the news since the outbreak of COVID 19 for various reasons. The university was the first to begin the mass production of sanitizers to augment availability in the face of sharp price hikes. One of the University’s students startup, FastRx, an online pharmacy that serves students on campus ...

Government has admonished Ghanaians to disclose vital information to healthcare workers when they visit facilities for healthcare to prevent the spread of Covid-19. This, according to Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, will inform the necessary precautions to be taken during diagnosis while protecting frontline healthcare professionals from possible contraction. This advice comes in the wake of a public uproar after ...

The Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Tourism Authority has issued new directives to hotels, restaurants, pubs and drinking bars in some areas in the partial lockdown areas. Agyemang said all hotels can operate as normal and host their guests during the 14 days the Greater Accra and Kumasi as well as parts of the Central Regions goes under a partial ...

In the spirit of working together to support the welfare of its customers and clients as the effects of COVID-19 hits individuals and businesses, Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited has reduced interest rates on personal loans for qualifying customers to 17.5%. This reduction will include a further relief option of a maximum three-month repayment holiday where required.The bank in a statement ...

Nana Addo imposes restrictions on movements in Greater Accra and Greater Kumasi, donates salary for next three months toward COVID Fund President Nana Akufo-Addo has delivered his fourth national televised address on Friday evening to give updates on government’s preemptive strategy as cases of Covid-19 soars. The address outlined government moves and strategies to deal with the spread of the ...

Dr Osei Kwame and Dr Ernest Ofori Sarpong have once again demonstrated their kind-heartedness in these challenging times in the wake of the Corona Virus 2019 ( CoVid-19) pandemic. They have presented a cash sum of US$100,000 to enable the administrators at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital quickly acquire all the necessary tools and medications needed to combat the deadly ...