Volta Region records second COVID-19 death

Volta Region records second COVID-19 death

 Volta Region has recorded its second COVID-19 death, a highly placed source confirmed to the Ghana News Agency on Saturday.   The source said the deceased, a 55-year old man had an underlying health condition and died at the Margaret

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AKatsi South records first COVID-19 case

AKatsi South records first COVID-19 case

The Akatsi South District of the Volta Region has recorded its first COVID-19 positive case. Dr George Nyarko, the Akatsi South District Director of Health Services, who confirmed this to the Ghana News Agency, said the test of a male

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Tutukpene banished boy returns

Tutukpene banished boy returns

A 17-year-old boy who was banished by the Tutukpene community in the Nkwanta South District of the Oti Region, has returned to the town.   Andrews Amoah, a primary six pupil of the Tutukpene M.A. Basic School was on April

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GHS provides details of 28 persons who died from COVID-19

GHS provides details of 28 persons who died from COVID-19

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has provided details of the 28 persons who have so far succumbed to the COVID-9 disease in the country.   The list which was provided in the latest COVID-19 update gave the underlying health conditions

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Covid-19: Ho gets equipment to test 2,000 more samples daily

Covid-19: Ho gets equipment to test 2,000 more samples daily

 Mr Kweku Agyeman Manu, Minister for Health, has presented a State-of-the-Art COVID 19 testing equipment to the Ho Testing Centre to enhance its testing capacity and aid research on the Coronavirus disease.   The equipment, a full set PRC Real-time

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Aflao: Immigration Service on manhunt for four alleged Marijuana ‘transporters’

Aflao: Immigration Service on manhunt for four alleged Marijuana ‘transporters’

The Aflao Sector Command of the Ghana Immigration Service is on a manhunt for four individuals who were allegedly transporting some parcels of contraband goods suspected to be Marijuana into neighbouring Togo. According to Immigration personnel, the suspects upon seeing

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COVID-19: Two institutions get nod to produce facial masks in Volta Region

COVID-19: Two institutions get nod to produce facial masks in Volta Region

 Joe Creations and Spring Preparatory School in the Volta Region have received approval from the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) to produce facial masks for commercial purposes.   A total of 114 companies have been licensed to produce the commodity

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No voluntary testing for COVID-19 now – Dr Badu Sarkodie

No voluntary testing for COVID-19 now – Dr Badu Sarkodie

Voluntary testing for COVID-19 is currently not part of Ghana’s protocols, and so Ghanaians need to make do with the available guidelines for the enhanced contact tracing, Dr Badu Sarkodie, Director of Public Health, Ghana Health Service has said.  

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Togbe Afede XIV donates to Chief Imam

Togbe Afede XIV donates to Chief Imam

Togbe Afede XIV – Board Chairman and Majority shareholder of Hearts of Oak, has donated items to the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu ahead of the Eid celebrations. The items include bags of rice, sugar among other food

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Ghana Hotels Association supports UHAS COVID-19 Testing Centre

Ghana Hotels Association supports UHAS COVID-19 Testing Centre

 The Volta Regional branch of the Ghana Hotels Association has donated assorted items to the University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) COVID-19 testing centre in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease.     The items include a double

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