COVID-19: Incentive package for health workers extended by 3 more months

June 29, 2020 The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has extended the tax holiday provided for all health workers in the country for another three months. “This means that all health workers will...

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83 percent of critically ill patients recover from COVID-19

June 29, 2020 Forty-four out of the 53 persons who were infected with COVID-19 and were critically ill in Ghana have fully recovered. The figure, according to President Nana Akufo-Addo, indicates that 83...

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Local firms produce, distribute 6.2 million nose masks

June 29, 2020 Ghana has produced 6.2 million nose masks locally from 1.24 million yards of fabric as local firms respond to conditions driven by COVID-19. The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Alan...

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Government set to increase price of cocoa this year-Cocobod CEO

June 24, 2020 The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ghana Cocoa Board(Cocobod), Mr. Joseph Boahene Aidoo, has hinted at conclusive discussions with President Nana Akufo-Addo to increase the price of cocoa...

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Government engaging police on nose mask enforcement

June 24, 2020 The Minister of Information, Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has said the government is engaging the Ghana Police Service to fine-tune the enforcement of a new law which aims to curb the spread of...

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Oil production increased by 15 percent in 2019

June 24, 2020 A total of 71.4 million (71,439,585) barrels of oil were obtained from the three producing fields – Jubilee, Sankofa Gye Nyame (SGN) and Tweneboa Enyera Ntomme (TEN) in 2019. The total...

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Domestic airlines make progress after easing of restrictions

June 17, 2020 Domestic airline operators in the country have started recording a gradual surge in passenger traffic due to the easing of restrictions on movement to contain the spread of the coronavirus...

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Do not self-medicate newly found life-saving coronavirus drug – Physician Anesthesiologist warns

June 17, 2020 The discovery of the common steroid dexamethasone as a treatment for coronavirus has been hailed as a “major breakthrough” but a Ghanaian Physician Anesthesiologist has...

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FDA approves convalescence plasma treatment for COVID-19 patients

June 17, 2020 The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has approved an investigational convalescent plasma collected from individuals who have recovered from COVID-19 for the treatment of critically ill...

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Outcome of schools’ reopening will inspire confidence — President

June 12, 2020 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has justified his decision to reopen schools for final-year students in the midst of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and said the success...

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