The U.S. securities regulator on Monday charged a former banker at Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) for arranging at least $2.5 million in bribes to be paid to Ghana government officials to gain approval for a client’s power plant project. The Securities and Exchange Commission said on its official website that Asante Berko, a former employee at a subsidiary of the U.S. ...

President  Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will address what is possibly the largest ever gathering of senior African business leaders. The media holding company, Africa.com, has produced a webinar series, Crisis Management for African Business Leaders, to address the unprecedented challenges African executives are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Over 3,000 participants are expected from 81 countries – 41 countries on ...

California governor, Gov. Gavin Newsom has announced that illegal Immigrants affected by Coronavirus will get $500 each. The governor made the major announcement on Wednesday, saying State taxpayers will shell out $75 million from their Disaster Relief Fund, and another $50 billion will come from a network of philanthropic foundations to help illegal immigrants struggling to pay bills. Read also: Why ...

Ghana’s High Commissioner to the UK and Ireland, Papa Owusu Ankomah has reportedly tested positive to the novel coronavirus. Reports say Mr. Owusu Ankomah tested positive for the Covid-19 on Friday, April 10. He has, therefore, been sent to the intensive care unit (ICU) of one of the Royal Hospitals, where he is responding to treatment. Read also: Prince Charles tests ...

Miss England 2019 is hanging up her crown (for now) to focus on the coronavirus pandemic. Bhasha Mukherjee, 24, was a junior doctor specializing in respiratory medicine before competing in the Miss World pageant on behalf of England in December 2019. Although continuing her work at the Pilgrim Hospital in Boston, Lincolnshire, after taking home her Miss England sash, she ...

People affected by coronavirus are exhibiting a vast spectrum of signs and symptoms. My guess is the exact reason Covid-19 virus is still a dilemma even to the medical experts all over the world. It has been established that the most extensive signs and symptoms are coughing, fever and difficulty breathing, there is multiple reported case of coronavirus patients who ...

Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola’s mother has died after contracting Coronavirus. His mother, Dolors Sala Carrio, 82,  was diagnosed with the disease after showing symptoms in Barcelona, with the Premier League club announcing her tragic death on Monday afternoon. The club tweeted: “The Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pep’s mother Dolors Sala Carrió in ...

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson’s pregnant fiancée said she has been suffering from coronavirus symptoms and has spent the past week in bed. Carrie Symonds shared the news on Twitter – adding that, after resting for seven days, she is now feeling better. She wrote: “I’ve spent the past week in bed with the main symptoms of Coronavirus. “I haven’t ...

The World Health Organization has warned that the cases of Coronavirus could spiral to 1 million globally.  According to the Director-General of WHO, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, even though relatively lower numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported from Africa, Central and South America, the virus could have serious social, economic and political consequences for these regions of the world.  ...

With more than 6000 COVID-19 cases reported in Africa, the virus is threatening fragile health systems on the continent. Infections are increasingly spreading not only between African countries but within different localities in the hardest-hit countries. For instance, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where COVID-19 cases were at first confined to Kinshasa, now a handful of cases have ...