COVID-19: Why the WHO is sticking to 14 days quarantine

September 18, 2020 The World Health Organization has repeated its plea for countries not to shorten the quarantine period for people who have been exposed to coronavirus. The global health body recommends...

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Coronavirus: China presents second batch of medical supplies to Ghana

September 17, 2020 China on Wednesday, 16 September 2020, handed over its second batch of medical supplies to Ghana to combat the coronavirus pandemic. The Charge D’Affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Ghana...

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Focus on Infrastructure and industrialisation to benefit from AfCFTA – MPS CEO

September 17, 2020 Ghana being host of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Secretariat is something great for the nation, but being able to fulfil the goals of this initiative will be determined...

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NBSSI launches business support programme

September 17, 2020 A COVID-19 recovery and resilience programme for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), led by the National Board for Small-Scale Industries (NBSSI), in partnership with the...

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COVID pushes New Zealand into worst recession in years

September 17, 2020 New Zealand is in its deepest recession in decades, following strict measures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic which were widely praised. The country’s GDP shrank by 12.2% between...

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EC introduces short code for voter verification

September 17, 2020 The Electoral Commission (EC) has introduced a short message service (SMS) platform to enable registered voters check their registration details. The short code, 1422, will be activated...

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VP Bawumia commissions 3rd Zipline project site, hints of more

September 16, 2020 The third national site for the world’s largest drone medical supply operation has been commissioned by Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, at Vobsi near Walewale in the North East...

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India surpasses five million cases

September 16, 2020 The number of confirmed coronavirus infections in India has surpassed five million, officials say, the second-highest in the world after the US. The virus appears to be spreading much...

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VP Bawumia inaugurates new terminal, interchange at Takoradi

September 16, 2020 The Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has inaugurated a new terminal at the Takoradi Harbour to provide essential linkages in the oil and gas supply chain sector. The facility was built...

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Airports Company postpones mandatory online COVID-19 test payment directive

September 16, 2020 … airlines seek aggressive advertisement to sensitise travellers  The Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has postponed implementation of the mandatory online COVID-19 test payment...

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