About 90% of Education Ministry staff have tested positive for Covid-19 – Minister

About 90% of Education Ministry staff have tested positive for Covid-19 – Minister

Education Minister, Matthew Opoku Prempeh has disclosed that about 90% of workers at his Ministry have tested positive for the Covid-19. According to him, most of these workers have shown mild symptoms and are currently self-isolating at home. “I can

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Ada Sec Tech records seven cases of Covid–19

Ada Sec Tech records seven cases of Covid–19

 Seven students of the Ada Senior High Technical School (ASTECH) at Sege in the Greater Accra Region, have tested positive to COVID-19, two weeks after school reopened.   Mr Adzoteye Lawer Akrofi, Ada West District Chief Executive, confirming this to

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COVID-19: Ghana’s case count hits 22,822 after 854 new infections

COVID-19: Ghana’s case count hits 22,822 after 854 new infections

854 new cases have pushed the number of COVID-19 infections in Ghana to 22,822 as of Wednesday, July 8, 2020. The latest update as announced by health officials put the number of active cases at 5,129. This follows the recovery/discharge

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28,245 households benefit from improved toilet facilities

28,245 households benefit from improved toilet facilities

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources through the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area Sanitation and Water Project (GAMA-SWP) has provided access to improved toilet facilities to serve over 225,960 low income people in 28,245 households in the Greater Accra Metropolis.

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Hohoe: Court convicts tenant for accumulating human excreta at home

Hohoe: Court convicts tenant for accumulating human excreta at home

Michael Akpalu, a tenant who accumulated human excreta in his dwelling has been sentenced to a fine of GH¢540. Akpalu pleaded guilty to the charge and was convicted on his own plea by a Hohoe Magistrate Court presided over by

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COCOBOD HQ staff test positive for COVID-19; office closed down.

COCOBOD HQ staff test positive for COVID-19; office closed down.

    COCOBOD headquarters The management of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has said its head office will be closed down on Wednesday, 8 July 2020 for fumigation after some workers tested positive for COVID-19. According to a press release

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We’ve been thrown into state of fear after one teacher tested positive for Covid-19 – NAGRAT

We’ve been thrown into state of fear after one teacher tested positive for Covid-19 – NAGRAT

Members of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) say they are worried after a teacher at the Accra Girls’ Senior High School tested positive for Covid-19. Vice-President of NAGRAT, Jacob Anaba said teachers fear there would be more cases,

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Madagascar reimposes lockdown in capital as coronavirus cases surge

Madagascar reimposes lockdown in capital as coronavirus cases surge

Madagascar Madagascar has reimposed a lockdown in its central region, which includes its capital Antananarivo, in an effort to tackle an increase in coronavirus cases in the city, according to the country’s government. Schools and universities in the city have

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Six students, teacher, spouse test positive for COVID-19 at Agiss.

Six students, teacher, spouse test positive for COVID-19 at Agiss.

The Ghana Health Service and the Ghana Education Service Monday announced that as at July 6, six students, a teacher and spouse had tested positive for COVID-19 in Accra Girls Senior High School.   The two Services announced that the

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COVID-19 cases in Ghana up by 992; total reaches 21,077

COVID-19 cases in Ghana up by 992; total reaches 21,077

The Ghana Health Service has announced a record 992 new COVID-19 cases in Ghana. This now puts the country’s case count at 21, 077. These are samples taken from the period between June 18  and July 1, 2020 In an

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