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Coronavirus: Three students infected in 2 regions since re-opening of schools- GHS

Three students in Senior High Schools in the Upper West and Western Regions have contracted Covid-19 since schools re-opened a week ago.

Coronavirus: Nurse at KATH makes shocking revelation (Audio)

JoyNews/AdomNews · KATH Records 8 Covid - 19 Cases In 2 - Weeks, Staff Accuses Management Of Putting Lives In Danger
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Coronavirus: Over 1,000 positive cases recorded at KIA

As of January 24, 2021, the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) had recorded 1,085 positive cases of covid-19. Out of that...

Coronavirus: Check out number of MPs permitted to sit in Chamber for proceedings

Only one-third of Members of Parliament (MPs) will be required to be in the Chamber of Parliament to take part in proceedings...
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Coronavirus: Death toll now 367 as active cases jump again

Six more people have died from COVID-19 in Ghana with the death toll now 367, according to the Ghana Health Service.
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Coronavirus: Oti Region confirms two new cases

The Oti Region has confirmed some new cases of Covid-19. This was announced in a press release signed by the Director of...

Coronavirus: UK variant ‘may be more deadly’

Early evidence suggests the variant of coronavirus that emerged in the UK may be more deadly, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said.

Coronavirus: Ghana records more than 600 daily infections

Ghana's COVID-19 active cases have seen a further surge to 2,799 on Saturday following the confirmation of 635 new cases of infections.This...

Coronavirus: Two students of St. Francis Xavier Minor Seminary test positive

JoyNews/AdomNews · 2 students of St. Francis Xavier Minor Seminary in Wa test positive for Covid-19
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Central Region records 80 coronavirus deaths

The Central Region has recorded a total of 80 COVID-19 deaths since April last year. Out of the 17,923...

Coronavirus: Three inmates in Walewale police cells test positive

Three inmates in the Walewale police cells in the North East region have reportedly tested positive for Covid-19. The...

WHO Chief spells out three Coronavirus lessons

The COVID-19 pandemic has so far had three lessons for all member states of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United...

African countries to start Coronavirus vaccine pre-orders

The Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP) has begun its Covid-19 vaccines pre-order programme for all African Union member states.
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Coronavirus: MPs to undergo mandatory testing again

JoyNews/AdomNews · MPs to undergo mandatory Covid-19 test today Members of Parliament have been directed by Speaker Alban Bagbin...
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Students, pupils express fear over contracting coronavirus

A number of students and pupils at the Dormaa Municipal Assembly Junior High School have expressed varied opinions over fears of catching...

Ghana to source suitable coronavirus vaccine – Akufo-Addo

Government is to begin negotiations with international pharmaceutical companies to source a suitable COVID-19 vaccine for Ghana, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo...

Coronavirus: Volta region records 37 active cases in 2 weeks

The Volta Region in the midst of the spike in COVID-19 cases has recorded 37 active cases in two weeks.
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Coronavirus: Former Minister loses three friends to virus

Former Minister of Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, is cautioning people not to compromise on their safety in the wake of the coronavirus...

Coronavirus: Drivers appeal for PPEs

Drivers at the Tema Station Lorry Park in Accra, have appealed to government and private institutions to support them with Personal Protective...
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Coronavirus: Political activities did not contribute to rising cases – Oppong Nkrumah

Following the rising Covid-19 cases in the country, a section of Ghanaians have partly blamed activities of some political parties prior to...
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WHO’s out to narrate the true coronavirus story

The crucial tight-lipped probe to get into the roots of the COVID-19 pandemic is set to begin in China soon. A World...
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Coronavirus: I won’t allow my children to go to school – Sam George

Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prapram, Sam Nettey George, has decided not to allow his children go back to school following...

Akufo-Addo orders IGP over coronavirus protocols

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has instructed the Inspector General of Police (IGP), James Oppong Boanuh, to deploy police officers to enforce...

Full text: Akufo-Addo’s 22nd address to the nation on measures to fight coronavirus

Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. Before I start, let me use this opportunity to thank you all and Almighty God...
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Coronavirus: 5 more die as Ghana’s active cases climb to 1,776

Five more persons succumbed to the novel coronavirus as of January 14, 2020. This brings the number of deaths...
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Bizzare: Ice cream tests positive for coronavirus

Ice cream has been found to have been contaminated with COVID-19 in China after three samples tested positive for the virus.

Coronavirus: Kotoka International Airport disinfected again

The Ministry of Aviation (MoA) and Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) are leaving nothing to chance in their effort to ensure that...
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Coronavirus: Ghana’s active cases alarming – GMA

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has said the increasing coronavirus cases in Ghana are dire and alarming. It said...

Coronavirus: Western North region records nine new cases

The Western North Region has recorded nine new cases of COVID-19 cases bringing to a total of 674 active cases with 663...

Coronavirus: Pope Francis and ex-Pope, Benedict get vaccines

Both Pope Francis and his predecessor, former pope Benedict XVI, have received the coronavirus vaccine, the Vatican said on Thursday.
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Coronavirus: 37 Military Hospital to close Medical and Emergency unit for fumigation exercise

The 37 Military Hospital has announced that it will temporarily close down its Medical and Emergency Unit to the public for a...

FDA denies approving coronavirus vaccine

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has said it has not approved any vaccine for the coronavirus infection in the country.

Coronavirus: Private basic schools in Central region disinfected

Some private basic schools in the Central Region have been disinfected ahead of reopening. The exercise was also to...

Coronavirus: Ghana records 1,261 active cases and 338 deaths – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says, in the fight against Covid-19, the country stands at 1,261 active cases and 338 reported deaths...
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Coronavirus: Basic & SHS schools disinfected ahead of reopening

As part of the measures aimed at safe reopening of schools in the country, Zoomlion Ghana Limited has disinfected basic and Senior...
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Coronavirus: China locks down another city a year after Wuhan

Xingtai and Shijiazhuang are in lockdown as China imposes tougher restrictions to stem the coronavirus surge. Authorities finished carrying out a mass...

Coronavirus: All tertiary institutions undergo disinfection ahead of reopening

The Ministry of Education (MoE) in collaboration with waste management giant, Zoomlion Ghana Limited (ZGL) has begun a mass disinfection and fumigation...
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Africa’s second coronavirus wave ‘more aggressive’

The second wave of coronavirus hitting Africa is “more aggressive” than the first, according to the head of the African Centres for...
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China blocks WHO team from entering country to study coronavirus origin

The head of the World Health Organisation has said he is “very disappointed” China has denied its experts access to investigating the...

Coronavirus: One African country re-imposes national lockdown

Zimbabwe's government on Saturday imposed a national lockdown following a surge in Covid-19 cases. Only essential services, such as...