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Marburg virus

GHS confirms Marburg Virus in Ghana

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says it has confirmed the presence of the Marburg Virus Disease in the country.
Director-General for the Ghana Health Service Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye

Ghana records two cases of suspected Marburg Virus Disease

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has announced the discovery of two suspected cases of Marburg Virus disease in the Ashanti Region following...

Monkeypox: Over 1,000 cases in previously unaffected countries – WHO

The number of monkeypox cases recorded in countries previously unaffected by the virus has climbed to over 1,000 since May, World Health...

All you need to know about Monkeypox

Ghana has officially recorded cases of the Monkeypox virus. The Ghana Health Service says five cases have been confirmed...

GHS speaks on reports of Monkeypox in Central Region

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has debunked claims of two confirmed cases of Monkeypox in the Central Region, saying it is untrue...

Coronavirus: Argentina President pays ‘fine’ over lockdown party

Argentine President Alberto Fernández has made a large donation as part of a deal to end an investigation into a lockdown party...
Dr Bawumia

Corrupt people hate transparency – Dr Bawumia

The Akufo-Addo government’s infusion of digitalization in the provision of government services as part of the fight against corruption is beginning to...

Prince William expresses ‘profound sorrow’ over slavery in Jamaica

The Duke of Cambridge has spoken of his "profound sorrow" over slavery during a speech at a dinner in Jamaica.

Joe Biden honours Nduom’s son

United States President, Joe Biden, has honoured Dr Edjah Nduom for his contribution to the fight against cancer. The...

Covid-19: Half of Europe to be infected with Omicron within weeks – WHO

The World Health Organization has warned that half of Europe will have been infected with the Omicron variant of Covid-19 within six...

Omicron wave appears milder, but concern remains

The wave of Omicron appears to be milder according to preliminary studies published in the UK and South Africa.
NPP

NPP bans internal party contests ahead of Annual Delegates Conference

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has banned its members from advocating for individual aspirants, parliamentary and presidential, at the upcoming National Annual...
coronavirus

COVID-19: Contact tracing underway to detect new variant

JoyNews/AdomNews · Contact tracing underway to detect new Covid variant in communities – Virologist Lead Virologist at Noguchi Memorial...

Martin Amidu reacts to rejection of 2022 Budget statement

The Parliamentary vote on November 26, 2021, against the approval of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s 2022 Budget Statement and Policy presented to the...

2022 GRAMMYs Awards Show: Check out complete nominations list

The 2022 GRAMMYs Awards show, officially known as the 64th GRAMMY Awards, is just around the corner. Today, the Recording Academy announced the...

Yellow Fever: Central Region on high alert

The Central Region is on high alert following the outbreak of yellow fever in parts of the country, the Ghana Health Service...
AstraZeneca

What you need to know going for your 2nd dose of AstraZeneca

Ghana today, August 31, 2021, resumed the vaccination of its population with AstraZeneca vaccines, which were first shipped into the country under...

Work on 101 district hospitals to start next week – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo says funds are now available for work to begin on the construction of the 101 district hospitals he promised...

Covid-19: Akufo-Addo to address the nation tonight

After 19 weeks of going on a break, President Nana Akufo-Addo is set to address the nation on measures being taken against...
Coronavirus

COVID-19: Nigeria records first confirmed case of deadly Delta variant

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has detected a confirmed case with the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant, also known as lineage B.1.617.2.

Covid-19: Delta variant has been in Ghanaian communities for months – NDC challenges govt’s...

The Minority in Parliament says the government’s claim that the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 was detected in a Ghanaian community on July...

Japan to start vaccinating Olympic athletes from June 1

The Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) says it will start administering coronavirus vaccinations to about 600 Olympic athletes, along with about 1,000 coaches...
coronavirus face mask

CDC says fully vaccinated Americans no longer need masks indoors or outdoors in most...

Americans who are fully vaccinated can go without masks or physical distancing in most cases, even when they are indoors or in...

COVID-19: MTN Ghana Foundation donates PPEs to Tema General Hospital

MTN Ghana Foundation has donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Tema General Hospital as part of efforts to combat the spread...
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Check out the world’s most powerful passports for 2021

The gap in travel freedom is its biggest in decades and disparities in vaccination access between countries could make the situation even...
Finland

This country has just been named the happiest in the world

To say the past year has been a difficult one for people across the globe is something of an understatement.

Full text: Akufo-Addo’s 2021 State of the Nation Address

Mr Speaker, It is always good to be back in Parliament, and to discharge the duty, in accordance with...

HIV findings in DR Congo ‘give hope for cure’

The discovery of a large group of people whose bodies naturally control HIV without taking medication is leading to hopes of an...
coronavirus vaccine

Ghana rolls out Covid-19 vaccination plan today

COVID-19 vaccination begins today in 43 districts in three regions of the country. The regions are: Greater Accra-25 districts,...

COVID-19: Why 22 million Ugandans will not be vaccinated

Ugandans in the age bracket of 0 to 17 years will not get the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine jabs due to limited data...

Covid-19: We all need to be vaccinated – Agyeman-Manu

The Minister of Health-Designate, Kwaku Agyemang-Manu, has asked Ghanaians to be ready for the coronavirus vaccination in March this year.

Meet the Nigerian to become first African and woman to head World Trade Organization

Nigerian economist Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been appointed to head the World Trade Organization, becoming the first woman and first African to take...
coronavirus

Coronavirus: 7 more deaths recorded; active cases now 6,411

Seven more persons have succumbed to the deadly coronavirus, according to the Ghana Health Service (GHS). The service, in...

Coronavirus: Dr Omane Boamah’s letter to the President

Good morning Mr President, Trust you are all doing very well. Over the past two weeks,...

Coronavirus: Ban all social gatherings – OccupyGhana to govt

Non-partisan pressure group, OccupyGhana, has advised the government to immediately ban all social gatherings in the country due to the increasing number...
Democratic Presidential Candidate Joe Biden

US election 2020: Biden says White House co-operation ‘sincere’

US President-elect Joe Biden says the White House has so far been “sincere” in helping his transition to power.

The forgotten women: Impact of Covid-19 on obstetric fistula patients

“I don’t know what Covid-19 is. All I can say is that it has come to disrupt our lives. I would have...

Coronavirus in Africa: Overcrowding might explain mystery of low death rate

Is there a link between poverty, crowded accommodation, and Africa's bafflingly low infection and death rates from the pandemic?
Ken Ofori Atta Finance Minister

FULL TEXT: Finance Minister presents Mid-Year Budget Review

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has presented the government’s 2020 Mid-Year Budget Review as required by the Public Financial Management Act.
coronavirus

South Korea church hit by Covid-19 says members to give plasma for research

In February and March, a massive outbreak among members of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus made South Korea the scene of the...