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COVID-19: President announces partial lockdown in some parts of the country

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo has announced a partial lockdown in parts of Accra, Tema and Kumasi on Friday night for two weeks due to the spread of COVID-19. The areas to be affected by Monday’s lockdown include the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area (GAMA) areas including Kasoa, Tema and Kumasi. The …

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68 cases recorded in Ghana with two deaths

15 new cases of Coronavirus have been confirmed in Ghana. The number is made up of 12 persons who were mandatorily quarantined by the government and three other persons in the general population. This increases the total case count of the disease to 68 in Ghana with two deaths. “The …

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UN SDG Global Festival of Action, postponed

Press Release Bonn, 09 March 2020 – In light of the rapidly evolving COVID-19 outbreak, the UN SDG Action Campaign has decided today to postpone the SDG Global Festival of Action, which was scheduled to take place at the World Conference Centre in Bonn, Germany, from 1 to 3 April 2020. …

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Citizens should be conscious about Environmental cleanliness-The Chairman of The Church of Pentecost urged

The Chairman of The Church of Pentecost (CoP), Apostle Eric Nyamekye, has urged citizens to be conscious about environmental cleanliness to protect the environment. He explained that “every human being must know that the first duty God gave us was to take care of the earth; if we do not …

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Let’s Tap Resources In Women To Harness To National Economy- Deputy Governor Of Bank Of Ghana

The Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana Mrs Elsie Addo Awadzie has noted that, 37.5 per cent of businesses in Ghana is owned by women which is not enough to promote economic development in the Country. Therefore, she said there should be mechanisms to empower women to access financial …

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Govt to support rebuilding of burnt Accra Academy dormitories

Two dormitories of the Accra Academy were gutted by fire in the evening of last Wednesday, destroying items such as mattresses, trunks, provisions, books and personal effects of the students. The fire is said to have started between 7:25 and 7:30 p.m., during which time the students had gone for …

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Wa Methodist School for the Blind Appeals for Learning Materials and Blind Friendly Facilities

The School Prefect of Wa Methodist School for the Blind, Leticia(not her full name), has called on government and other stakeholders to support the school with the provision of reading books in enhancing their studies. According to her, most of the students are academically weak and unable to express themselves …

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Over 500 Residents of Wa Central Train in Vocational Skills

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Wa Central, Hon. Rashid Hassan Pelpuo in collaboration with, a non – governmental organisation (NGO) committed to humanitarian activities, Universal Light Media (UNILIME) Foundation has trained over 500 residents last Saturday in Vocational skills as a way to reduce the unemployment rate in the …

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Investigate Church Members Who offer Huge Tithes and Offerings- Rev. Barrigah

The General Secretary of Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC), Rev. Emmanuel Teimah Barrigah has urged Christian leaders to conduct background checks on church members who pay huge tithes and offerings as a way to fight corruption in the country. According to him, Christians make up 70 per cent of …

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Prosecute Public officers involved in corruption as a deterrent to Citizens- National Overseer of Deeper  Christian Life Ministry urged Government

The National Overseer of Deeper  Christian Life Ministry, Pastor Edward K Duodu, has called government to take swift punitive measures against those involved in corrupt practices in the country to enhance national development. According to him, when government prosecute public officers who are involved in corruption it would set as …

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