Over $17million was raised from COVID-19 tests in 4-months – Transport Minister

June 11, 2021 The government has received $1.16 million in royalties from Frontier Healthcare Services (FHS) from COVID-19 testing procedures at the Kotoka International Airport. The amount, which was...

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Ghana: 350,000 COVID-19 second doses now in Accra

May 7, 2021 After weeks of apprehension over the fate of Ghana’s COVID-19 vaccination programme, the exercise looks set to resume soon after 350,000 doses of the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccines...

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Cabinet grants approval for National Airline – Akufo-Addo

March 10, 2021 President Akufo-Addo has revealed that Cabinet has granted policy approval for the establishment of a National Flag Carrier (Home Based Airline) with strategic partner participation. The...

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Flouting COVID-19 directive: Airlines to pay $3,500 fine per passenger

February 10, 2021 Airlines that embark and disembark passengers at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) without evidence of negative coronavirus disease (COVID-19) PCR tests will be fined $3,500 per each...

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COVID-19 protocols revised for Ghanaian travellers

February 9, 2021 Management of the Kotoka International Airport have revised the COVID-19 protocols for travellers arriving in Ghana following the upsurge of the disease. Ghanaian residents who depart Ghana...

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Gov’t must reduce $150 fee for COVID-19 test – Tourism Chamber

November 2, 2020 The Chamber for Tourism Industry Ghana has appealed to government to drastically reduce the $150 fee for COVID-19 test at the country’s Airport if it is indeed committed to reviving the...

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Kotoka International Airport receives ACI Airport Health Accreditation Certificate

October 21, 2020 Ghana’s Kotoka International Airport has been awarded the Airports Council International’s (ACI) Airport Health Accreditation certificate. The ACI Airport Health Accreditation (AHA)...

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COVID-19: Ghana’s recovery rate 98.5 percent

October 19, 2020 Active cases of the Coronavirus disease in Ghana is now 398 as of Friday, October 16, 2020, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. A total of 46,664 persons have also fully...

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Airlines who land without COVID-19 tests face $3,500 fine per passenger

September 23, 2020 Effective today (September 22, 2020) at 6 pm, airlines who board passengers who do not possess PCR tests or disembark passengers with positive PCR tests at the Kotoka International Airport...

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COVID-19 tests at Kotoka “reliable and appropriate” – Noguchi

September 3, 2020 The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) says its assessment of the COVID-19 testing process at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) has established that it was highly...

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