Keta Assembly quarantines five fishermen, a vessel cook

Keta Assembly quarantines five fishermen, a vessel cook

 The Keta Municipal Assembly has quarantined a cook of a Korean Fishing Vessel and five local fishermen over a COVID-19 scare.   The six were quarantined after the local fishermen rescued the cook at sea when he was allegedly thrown

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Volta markets to be closed for disinfection on Saturday

Volta markets to be closed for disinfection on Saturday

Ho, April 02, GNA- A total of 75 major market centres in the Volta Region are to be closed on Saturday, April 04, for an extensive disinfection exercise.   The disinfection is part of Government’s efforts at preventing the spread

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Over half of 50,000 test kits ordered has arrived – Health Minister

Over half of 50,000 test kits ordered has arrived – Health Minister

Click to read all about coronavirus → Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has disclosed that Ghana currently has “a little over half” the test kits President Akufo-Addo ordered for. Responding to a question at Wednesday’s press briefing, the minister further disclosed

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Ho Central MP donates cash, sanitizers to institutions to fight coronavirus

Ho Central MP donates cash, sanitizers to institutions to fight coronavirus

Click to read all about coronavirus → Mr Benjamin Kpodo, Member of Parliament for Ho Central has donated a cheque for GHC5, 000.00, packs of sanitizers and Veronica buckets to selected institutions in the Constituency to fight COVID 19. The

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All returnees to Volta Region must self-quarantine – Letsa

All returnees to Volta Region must self-quarantine – Letsa

By A.B. Kafui Kanyi   Ho, March 31, GNA – Dr. Archibald Yao Letsa, Volta Regional Minister, has charged Municipal and District Chief Executives to ensure all returnees to the region are self-quarantined.   He said the returnees, as much

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29 foreigners returned to Aflao border from Sogakope Checkpoint

29 foreigners returned to Aflao border from Sogakope Checkpoint

Immigration officials at the Sogakope checkpoint on Monday intercepted three vans carrying foreigners heading to Accra and were returned to the Aflao sector command. The foreigners mostly Nigerians, Togolese and Beninese nationals upon further interrogation by immigration officials revealed that

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Ho: Six foreigners undergo screening after entering Ghana illegally

Ho: Six foreigners undergo screening after entering Ghana illegally

Some six persons suspected to be foreigners who allegedly entered Ghana illegally through the Aflao border are currently undergoing preliminary screening at the Ho teaching Hospital in the Volta Region. According to Citi News’ Volta Regional Correspondent, Benjamin Aklama, the six joined

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Health Covid-19: Compulsory testing starts April 1 at hot-spot Ayawaso West Municipality

Health Covid-19: Compulsory testing starts April 1 at hot-spot Ayawaso West Municipality

 Health authorities will from Wednesday, April 1, begin a 10-day compulsory tracing and testing for COVID-19 of all residents of Ayawaso West Municipality, in the Greater Accra Region, identified as a hot-spot for spreading the respiratory disease.   A statement

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COVID-19 cases now 161, 3 recoveries; 31 “significantly improved” patients “discharged”

COVID-19 cases now 161, 3 recoveries; 31 “significantly improved” patients “discharged”

Coronavirus has killed thousands in China and around the world   As of Tuesday, 31 March 2020 at 15:00 hrs, nine (9) new cases of COVID-19 had been reported from the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, NMIMR, since the

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Tamale: COVID-19 positive Guinean woman escapes from quarantine centre

Tamale: COVID-19 positive Guinean woman escapes from quarantine centre

One of the eight Guineans who tested positive for the novel coronavirus has escaped from the facility in which they are being quarantined in Tamale. According to the Northern Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed, the patient, a woman in her early

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