Woman dies after attending ‘Covid party’ thinking virus was a ‘hoax’

Woman dies after attending ‘Covid party’ thinking virus was a ‘hoax’

“I think I made a mistake. I thought this was a hoax, but it’s not.” Those were the final words of a 30-year-old patient who died at Methodist Hospital in San Antonio this week after attending a so-called “Covid party,”

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10 more SHSs hit by COVID-19 … Ho Mawuli, Bishop Herman, Archbishop Porter Girls among others affected

10 more SHSs hit by COVID-19 … Ho Mawuli, Bishop Herman, Archbishop Porter Girls among others affected

Some 10 more Senior High Schools (SHSs) in the country have recorded positive cases of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), bringing the number of schools infected with the disease to 14. The schools include Mawuli and Mawuko Girls’ SHS in the

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Thirty-nine staff of FDA test positive for COVID-19

Thirty-nine staff of FDA test positive for COVID-19

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says 39 out of 450 staff of the Authority have tested positive for COVID-19.   A statement signed by Mr James Lartey, Head of Communication and Public Education of the Authority, said the necessary

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Russia completes human trials for COVID-19 Vaccine

Russia completes human trials for COVID-19 Vaccine

After Brazil was the first emerging market to get a test drive of the Oxford University coronavirus vaccine, it’s Russia that is the first to complete human trials. Elena Smolyarchuk, the chief researcher for the Russian Center for Clinical Research

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4 more deaths take COVID-19 death toll to 139 with 24,518 cases

4 more deaths take COVID-19 death toll to 139 with 24,518 cases

So far, 139 people have died of the disease in Ghana Ghana has recorded 270 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total load to 24,518, the Ghana Health Service has reported. The new cases were from samples taken between 17 June

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I have recovered from Covid-19 – Volta Regional Minister, Archibald Letsa

I have recovered from Covid-19 – Volta Regional Minister, Archibald Letsa

Volta Regional Minister Archibald Letsa has disclosed that he has contracted and recovered from Covid-19. “It was a difficult period but thanks to a team of doctors, I have…now tested negative,” Dr. Letsa wrote in a post on Facebook. According

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Two Madagascar lawmakers ‘die from coronavirus’

Two Madagascar lawmakers ‘die from coronavirus’

Two Malagasy lawmakers, one member of the senate and one deputy, have died after contracting coronavirus, President Andry Rajoelina is reported to have announced on Sunday. Mr Rajoelina also said 11 other deputies and 14 senators had also tested positive

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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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