531, 705 CANDIDATES TO WRITE BECE IN 2,007 CENTRES

This year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will commence on September 14, with a total number of 531,705 candidates in 2,007 examination centres across the country.   A West African Examination Council (WAEC) data made available to the Ghana News Agency indicated that 269,419 of the candidates are males and 262,286, females.The Ashanti Region presented […]

KOTOKA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO BE OPENED ON SEPTEMBER 1 – AKUFO-ADDO

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced the reopening of the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) from Tuesday, September 1, 2020. This is after a thorough work by the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL), Ghana Health Service and the Ministry of Health. Akufo-Addo made this known during his 16th televised […]

GHS TO ORGANIZE TWO MASS POLIO VACCINATION THIS YEAR

The Ghana Health Service is to organize two rounds of polio immunization this year to help eradicate the virus identified at 150 surveillance sites across the country. The first immunization would run between 10 and 13 September and the second round between 8 and 10 October this year. This was disclosed by the Deputy Eastern […]

REPORT ON THE TOWN HALL MEETING HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 26TH AUGUST, 2020 AT THE HEBRONE PRAYER CAMP CONFERENCE HALL, NSAWAM.

    ACTIVITY        OPENING PRAYER  The meeting commenced at 10:30am with an opening prayer by Rev. Joseph Kassie, Reverend Minister of Dobro Presbyterian Church.   The Madam of Ceremony, Mad. Aku Yahyra from the Information Department called for a brief introduction of dignitaries and members in the meeting.   INTRODUCTION In attendance […]

Coronavirus could be eradicated with strict adherence to preventive measures

The COVID-19 pandemic could be eradicated if everyone adheres strictly to the health experts recommended preventive measures. This is possible because “some countries have been able to eradicate certain viral diseases,” Professor Regina Appiah-Opong, Toxicologist, Clinical Pathology Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, stated in Accra. Prof Appiah-Opong told the Ghana News Agency in an interview […]

Coronavirus pandemic has presented numerous opportunities – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday noted that the Coronavirus pandemic has presented numerous opportunities that can be nurtured to build a stronger, self-reliant and resilient Ghanaian economy. He pointed out that the pandemic was a wakeup call for economies to push for self-reliance, as the raging disease had created dysfunction across the world and exposed […]

Coronavirus death toll rises to 215 while active cases reduce further to 2,458

Active Coronavirus cases in Ghana keeps reducing in consecutive updates by the Ghana Health Service, now standing at 2,458 cases. In the previous update by the GHS, active cases of COVID-19 dropped from 3,253 to 2,625 and now to the 2,458 representing a drop by 167 cases. The latest update released on Sunday, August 9, 2020, however, indicates that […]

AWARD PRESENTATION OF PPE ITEMS FROM THE NATIONAL TRUST FUND TO (MCE AND HEALTH DIRECTOR) OF NSAWAM ADOAGYIRI MUNICIPAL ASSEMBLY TO SUPPORT COVID-19 ISOLATION CENTRE.

PRESENTATION OF MEDICAL EQUIPMENTS The Covid 19 National Trust Fund has presented personal protective equipments as well as other medical suppllies to the Nsawam Goverment hospital. This is to help manage the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Nsawam/Adoagyiri municipality and Ghana sa a whole.. Receiving the items at a short ceremony at the Trust fund’s […]

Coronavirus death toll now 191 as case count crosses 37k

Ghana’s coronavirus case count currently stands at 37, 812 following 798 new cases, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has said in the latest national update. The death toll from the deadly virus now stands at 191 after nine more persons lost their lives to the disease. Hence Ghana’s current active case count stands at 3,308. […]