Failing to wear face mask can land you 10 years in prison or GH¢60,000 fine

Failing to wear face mask can land you 10 years in prison or GH¢60,000 fine

Henceforth, people who fail to wear face masks in public would be committing an offence that carries a prison sentence of four to 10 years or a fine of GH¢12,000 to GH¢60,000, or both. This was contained in a new Executive

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COVID19: Adaklu MP advises students against care-free lifestyle

COVID19: Adaklu MP advises students against care-free lifestyle

Mr. Kwame Agbodza, Member of Parliament for Adaklu, has cautioned students against ‘care-free’ lifestyles in school in the wake of COVID19.   He said the spread of the virus was an indication that it must not be taken for granted

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Ho: Non-adherence to facemask use challenging COVID-19 fight

Ho: Non-adherence to facemask use challenging COVID-19 fight

Dr Senanu Djokoto, Deputy Volta Regional Director of Health Services, Public Health, has said the non-use of face masks remained a major challenge to efforts at rooting out coronavirus in the Region.   He said the use of facemasks remained

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Tourism in Ketu-South gets boost

Tourism in Ketu-South gets boost

The Ketu South Municipality is to benefit from a €90,000 grant for the development of three-town tourism projects in the Somey Traditional Area of the Municipality.   The projects, being funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation in Germany would put

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Five staff of Multimedia Group test positive for Covid-19

Five staff of Multimedia Group test positive for Covid-19

The Multimedia Group Thursday announced that five of its staff of the business offices, in Accra, have tested positive for the novel Coronavirus.   The individuals were contact traced and tested by the Ghana Health Service (GHS), a statement issued

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Robbers steal from Nima Police Station

Robbers steal from Nima Police Station

Thieves, in the early hours of Thursday, broke in the Orderly Room of the Nima Divisional Police Command and stole a 32-inch flat-screen television and a computer monitor.   The Commander told journalists later that the incident occurred on the

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Boy 10, drown in gutter at Gomoa Obuasi

Boy 10, drown in gutter at Gomoa Obuasi

 Master Evans Aidoo, a 10 year-old class two pupil met his untimely death after drowning in a gutter during a 30 minutes downpour at Gomoa Obuasi on Wednesday.   The boy known as Kobena Ebo was playing close to the

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Some Ghanaians doubt existence of COVID-19

Some Ghanaians doubt existence of COVID-19

Although Ghana has recorded close to 13,000 COVID-19 infection cases with 66 deaths yet a large number of the population believe the virus does not exist.   The Ghana News Agency has observed that whilst health experts are educating the

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Sunyani: COVID-19 Taskforce enforces nose mask wearing with cleaning exercise

Sunyani: COVID-19 Taskforce enforces nose mask wearing with cleaning exercise

 The Sunyani Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Prevention Taskforce has now made street cleaning and gutter clearing exercise a compulsory spot punishment to reinforce the mandatory wearing of nose mask in the Sunyani and Sunyani West Municipalities.   As part of its

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JHS students to spend four hours in school during re-opening

JHS students to spend four hours in school during re-opening

Final year Junior High School (JHS) students preparing to write the Basic Education Certificate(BECE) are to spend four hours in school daily, with a maximum of 30 students in a class, the Ghana Education Service (GES) has said. This forms

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