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Akufo-Addo’s decision based on science, not politics – Gabby

Founder of Danquah Institute, Gabby Otchere Darko has said, President Nana Akufo-Addo’s decision to lift the partial lockdown in some parts of the country on Sunday, despite a hike in Coronavirus cases, was based on science and not politics. “If it was based on politics then, I daresay that it was based on sound …

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Kwahu oo Kwahu; A Covid-19 Easter

It is Easter Monday! I had to confirm if it really was. I have lived over twenty years right here in this town that has seen everything about Kwahu Easter; the coming, and the going. It only got intense as the years went by and there was never a day …

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Beijing faces diplomatic crisis after alleged mistreatment of Africans in China

Beijing is facing a diplomatic crisis in Africa after reports of alleged coronavirus-related discrimination against African nationals in China sparked widespread anger across the continent. African students and expatriates in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou were last week subject to forced coronavirus testing and arbitrary 14-day self-quarantine, regardless of recent travel …

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IMF approves $1bn for Ghana’s COVID-19 fight

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved the disbursement of US$1 billion to be drawn under the Rapid Credit Facility to help Ghana’s COVID-19 fight. According to the IMF, the COVID-19 pandemic is already impacting Ghana severely. Growth is slowing down, financial conditions have tightened, and …

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17 people with COVID-19 in Ghana recover – GHS

Seventeen (17) people who contracted the COVID-19 in Ghana have fully recovered and discharged, Dr. Patrick Aboagye, Director-General of the Ghana Health Service has revealed. According to him, the 17 people after weeks of treatment have tested negative twice, a benchmark that is used to declare an infected person fully …

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