Thursday, April 2, 2020

UW/R: 110 markets, Lorry stations shut for disinfection

A total of 110 market places and lorry stations are currently benefiting from the national spraying exercise introduced by the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development in collaboration with Zoomlion Ghana Limited as...

V/R: Transport business plummets after Accra, Kumasi lockdown order

Transport business in the Volta region has greatly been affected following the shutdown of Accra and Kumasi by Presiden Akufo-Addo. President Nana Akufo-Addo on Friday, March 27, announced a partial lockdown of the two cities...

Ayawaso West identified hotspot for Coronavirus

The Ayawaso West Municipality in Accra has been identified by health authorities as a hotspot for the deadly Coroinavirus in Ghana. As a result, a compulsory house to house contact tracing and coronavirus testing is...

Lockdown: Videos of brutalities fake, old – GAF

The Ghana Armed Forces has downplayed videos of brutalities against citizens by officers in the wake of the lockdown in Accra and Kumasi over coronavirus. It comes after social media is replete with videos of...

COVID-19: Cases in Ghana hit 161

Ghana now has 161 cases of the deadly COVID-19, the Ghana Health Service has announced. According to the GHS, nine (9) new cases of COVID-19 have been reported from the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical...

Ghana ready for Nuclear Energy

According to a World Bank Report, Ghana’s annual economic growth continued on a strong path at 6.3 percent in 2018, although at a slower pace than the 8.1 percent in 2017. This trend was...

ROSATOM to help Ghanaian youth study Nuclear science in Russia

Leading global giant in nuclear technologies, Russia’s state-run nuclear energy corporation ROSATOM has sustained its African tailored policy of raising the next generation of nuclear energy technology experts in Sub-Saharan Africa. Every year since 2015,...

31 Covid-19 patients have recovered – Dep. Health Minister

Thirty-one out of the 152 Coronavirus patients in Ghana have recovered, deputy Health Minister Alexander Abban has told Starr News. "Government has been very resolute in the fight against coronavirus. We are happy to announce...

COVID-19: LEKMA quarantines 22 staff after Doctor tests positive

Twenty-two health professionals at the LEKMA Hospital at Teshie have been put in quarantine after a medical doctor at the facility tested positive for coronavirus. The unnamed physician is believed to have contracted the virus...

Covid-19: Gov’t can’t be trusted with Heritage, Stabilisation funds – Jantuah 

A former chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) is demanding that government comes clear on how it is going to police the use of funds it is demanding from legally appropriated...