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Sprayers assigned to disinfect our markets will be screened – Volta Regional Minister

Sprayers assigned to disinfect our markets will be screened – Volta Regional Minister

The Volta Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Letsa says all persons undertaking the market disinfection exercise across the country will be screened before they are allowed to undertake the exercise in the 18 districts of the region in the wake of

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V/R: 36 foreigners, two Ghanaians arrested for using unapproved routes into Ghana

V/R: 36 foreigners, two Ghanaians arrested for using unapproved routes into Ghana

Officials of the Immigration Service in the South Tongu District of the Volta Region have arrested 38 persons who allegedly entered the country through unapproved routes via Ghana’s Eastern border. The 38 persons include; 23 Nigerians, 10 Togolese, one Malian,

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Why is this bucket called ‘veronica bucket’?

Why is this bucket called ‘veronica bucket’?

The Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and the campaign on constant washing of hands with soap under running water, has made the veronica buckets very popular in Ghana in recent times.   What is the veronica bucket? The veronica bucket is a

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COVID-19: Don’t entertain visitors – Ebi Bright

COVID-19: Don’t entertain visitors – Ebi Bright

Ebi Bright Actress Ebi Bright has advised Ghanaians not to entertain visitors during the partial lockdown announced by President Akufo-Addo, as part of measures to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus. The advice from the National Democratic Congress’s MP aspirant

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Akple Festival has come to stay – Organisers

Akple Festival has come to stay – Organisers

  The first-ever “Akple” Festival – a food festival that promotes one of the nations staple food “Akple” was held in Accra on March 6, 2020, with over 1500 patrons. Despite being the maiden edition, the festival held at Mmofra

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Ghana shuts all borders effective Sunday

Ghana shuts all borders effective Sunday

Ghana has announced the closure of all its borders effective, March 22, 2020. The President, Nana Akufo-Addo who announced this Saturday said the decision is to help reduce further escalation of the infection rate in the country. “Fellow Ghanaians, all

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Coronavirus could be airborne – WHO study reveals

Coronavirus could be airborne – WHO study reveals

The World Health Organization is considering “airborne precautions” for medical staff after a new study showed the coronavirus can survive in the air in some settings. The virus is transmitted through droplets, or little bits of liquid, mostly through sneezing or coughing,

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Braving the odds: National stars Botsyo Nkegbe and Ayisha Seidu redefine physical disability

Braving the odds: National stars Botsyo Nkegbe and Ayisha Seidu redefine physical disability

        Every child has a dream. A dream they wish to fulfil someday. Raphael Botsyo Nkegbe had same, a dream to become an engineer. Ayisha Seidu had dreams of becoming an Administrative Manager. But these dreams remained

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Alcoholic bitters can’t kill novel coronavirus – Mampong Centre cautions

Alcoholic bitters can’t kill novel coronavirus – Mampong Centre cautions

   The Centre for Plant Medicine Research (CPMR), Mampong Akuapem, has debunked claims that alcoholic bitters can substitute hand sanitizers in preventing an infection with the novel Coronavirus upon exposure. “This is because, for a sanitizer to be effective in

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An old pauper’s wish: ‘I want to lie on a mattress before I die’

An old pauper’s wish: ‘I want to lie on a mattress before I die’

You may have an earnest dream to build a mansion or drive a posh car before you depart from earth but an old lady, Yaya Kwanjit, in a deprived community of Saanbona in the North East Region has just one

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