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Coronavirus: Liberia quarantines 31 Ghanaians

Some 31 persons believed to be Ghanaian nationals have been quarantined in Liberia due to fear of coronavirus. Reports monitored on Liberia News Agency say the Ghanaians had travelled to that country via sea. They have reportedly been placed under a 14-day ‘Precautionary Observation’. According to report, they had travelled …

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155 sailors on USS Theodore Roosevelt test positive for coronavirus

At least 155 sailors on the USS Theodore Roosevelt have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Navy’s latest update. They account for 42 percent of all cases among all U.S. sailors worldwide. Bing COVID-19 tracker: Latest numbers by country and state The Navy said only about 1,500 sailors have so …

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17 Burkinabes arrested for trying to sneak into Ghana

17 Burkinabes have been arrested by security personnel at the Babile inland checkpoint in the Upper West Region for attempting to sneak into Ghana. Their arrest was effected around 1830GMT on Saturday [April 4, 2020]. The 17 persons were on board a bus with registration number AAS 5603-C en route …

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Coronavirus: Couple, eleven children test positive

An entire Spanish family including eleven children have contracted the Coronavirus. The Cebrian Gervas family members from Valladolid in north-west Spain have all been forced to go under strict isolation in their home after every single one of them was diagnosed with the virus. Mother, Irene Gervas was the first …

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China Concealed Extent of Virus Outbreak, U.S. Intelligence Says

China has concealed the extent of the coronavirus outbreak in its country, under-reporting both total cases and deaths it’s suffered from the disease, the U.S. intelligence community concluded in a classified report to the White House, according to three U.S. officials. © Bloomberg Airport employees wear full body protective suits …

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Over 50 coronavirus vaccine trials ongoing – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed that there are more than 50 trials for Coronavirus vaccine (COVID-19). When she appeared on a Channels Television programme on Tuesday, Fiona Braka, the country officer for WHO in Nigeria, said there is also a multi-country trial for a drug for the virus. …

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