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Covid-19: E/R House of Chiefs suspend rituals, courtesy calls

The Eastern Regional House of Chiefs has suspended the hearing of all customary judicial cases before the Judicial Committee of the House for one month due to the outbreak of the coronavirus disease in the country. A statement issued and signed by Okyenhene Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Pannin – President of …

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Gifty Anti tests negative for coronavirus

Popular television broadcaster who was placed under mandatory quarantine following her exposure to the new coronavirus has tested negative for the virus. Gifty Anti was exposed to the coronavirus while on a trip to the UK. The test results on Gifty Anti’s sample were confirmed to her on Wednesday, March …

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Fourth person reportedly dies of coronavirus in Ghana

One more person is reported dead after testing positive for coronavirus. Details about the latest development are sketchy but Obuobafm.com is learning that the fourth death was recorded in the Greater Accra Region on Wednesday. Unconfirmed reports also suggest the total number of cases in the country has shot up …

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E/R: UK-based Ghanaian quarantined after agitation by residents

A UK based Ghanaian who arrived at Akyem Takyiman in the Kwaebibirem District of the Eastern region has been moved to Accra by Police for quarantine and tests for covid-19 after agitation by residents. The arrival of the 42-year-old native of the community triggered fear among residents. The District Chief …

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Covid-19: One recovers in Agogo South Hospital

Health officials in the Ashanti region have confirmed the discharge of a Chinese national from the Agogo South Government hospital after recovering from the deadly Coronavirus. H’ed earlier tested positive of Coronavirus in a medical test conducted by the Kumasi Center for Collaborative Research(KCCR) after showing signs and symptoms of …

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Coronavirus: Harvey Weinstein tests positive

Former Hollywood producer and convicted sex offender Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for coronavirus while in prison. He is now in isolation, according to Michael Powers, president of the New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association. Weinstein was found guilty of rape and sexual assault last month and …

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