WE’RE READY FOR CORONAVIRUS – KIA BOSS ASSURES AKUFO-ADDO

The Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is fully ready to detect any passenger carrying Coronavirus on arrival into the country, the Managing Director of the Ghana Airport Company Limited, Mr Yaw Kwakwa, has told President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Mr Kwakwa said this on Wednesday, 4 March 2020 when Mr Akufo-Addo inspected work done towards the preparation […]

GHANA PREPARES REMOTE FACILITY TO QUARANTINE PERSONS WITH CORONAVIRUS

Ghana is working to secure a remotely located facility to be used as quarantine centre for novel coronavirus (covid-19) cases. Health Minister Kwaku Agyeman-Manu told parliamentarians Wednesday that a quarantine centre has already been established in the country. “Another remotely located 100-bed capacity facility is being secured for the purpose of quarantine for eligible persons,” […]

‘WE’VE NOT RULED OUT OPTION OF EVACUATING GHANAIAN STUDENTS FROM WUHAN’ – AKUFO-ADDO

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Government has not ruled out the option of evacuating Ghanaian students from Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus disease. Delivering a Message on the State of the Nation on Thursday, 20th February, 2020, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo stated that through Ghana’s Embassy in China, Government has been […]

‘INVESTOR CONFIDENCE IN GHANA’S ECONOMY GROWING’ – AKUFO-ADDO

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says investor confidence in Ghana’s economy is growing following the competent management of the economy exhibited since 2017. According to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, “in three years we have reduced inflation to its lowest level (7.8% in January 2020) since 1992. For the first time in over […]

GOVT WILL NOT WEAKEN STANCE ON GALAMSEY FIGHT, NO CULPRIT WILL BE SHIELDED’ – AKUFO-ADDO

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the threat posed to Ghana’s future by galamsey is grave, and Government will not shirk its responsibilities in dealing with it. Addressing the Parliament of Ghana on Thursday, 20th February, 2020, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo appealed to the Media Coalition not be daunted by the difficulties in the fight […]

GHANA, DR CONGO LICENSE NEW EBOLA VACCINE

Ghana and three other African countries – the Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi and Zambia – have licensed and can now distribute an Ebola vaccine, which the World Health Organization (WHO) has hailed as a “milestone”. Preliminary study results indicate the Ervebo vaccine, manufactured by Merck, has a 97.5% efficacy rate. Data also suggests that […]

NIA REGISTERS 8.7 MILLION GHANAIANS AS AT FEBRUARY 11

The National Identification Authority (NIA) has registered 8,733,440 eligible Ghanaians for the Ghana Card as at Tuesday, February 11, 2020, with 7,436,522 cards printed and 5,332,620 issued to applicants. It has, so far, registered 2,467,617 in the Ashanti Region, 1,995,669 in the Greater Accra, Volta – 568,265, Central – 625,803, Northern – 510,047 and Western […]

NSAWAM ADOAGYIRI MUNICIPAL RECEIVES NEW AMBULANCE

Nsawam Adoagyiri received a new ambulance distributed to by the Akuffo-Addo Government. The ambulance has began operating in the Municipality and appeals to the citizens to avoid pranking them. Culprits will be dealt with due to the tracking device which has been installed in the vehicle. The Municipal Coordinating Director, Mrs Ruth Woode advised to […]

NSAWAM ADOAGYIRI RESUMES STREET NAMING

The works department of the Nsawam Adoagyiri Municipal has resumed the street-naming exercise in parts of the municipality. The team erected the street-name signages at some areas which were not covered in the previous exercise.

22-year-old former Nsawam SHS student commits suicide

A 22-year-old man Andrews Osafo has taken his own life at Nsawam in the Eastern Region. The graduate of the Nsawam Senior High School hanged himself on a ceiling fan on Thursday. Mother of the deceased, Vida Osae narrated to Kasapa News Bonohene Baffuor Awuah that she left her son at home for the market […]