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Health

39 workers of Food and Drugs Authority test positive for coronavirus

Thirty-nine (39) staff of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) have tested positive for Coronavirus out of staff strength of 450.This was captured in a statement issued by the Authority.According to the FDA, the staff who tested positive have been asked to self-isolate.FDA says despite this new development, it shall …

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Ghana’s COVID-19 case count now 24,518

The number of discharged persons after treatment has shot up to 20,187 while death toll stands at 139. The Ghana Health Service (GHS) also confirmed that there are currently 4,192 active cases. The new cases were recorded from samples that were taken from June 17 to July 8, 2020. Over …

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Covid-19: Deaths now at 135, confirmed cases over 24,000

The latest Covid-19 update by the Ghana Health Service puts Ghana’s positive case count at 24,248, out of which 4,282 remain active. Deaths are at 135, up from the 129 that held the whole of the past week. Some 24 of the cases are deemed severe with six others rated …

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WHO announces independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response

The Director-General of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has announced the initiation of the Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (IPPR) to evaluate the world’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In remarks to WHO Member States, Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the Panel will be co-chaired by former Prime Minister …

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Majority of my staff tested positive for COVID-19 – NAPO

The Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh says a number of employees within his Ministry have tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. “At my workplace, everyone has been tested. A lot of them tested positive for the virus. Assuming I have a total staff of 50, about 45 of …

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Ghana records 21,968 COVID-19 cases, deaths now 129

Ghana has recorded 891 new infections of the Coronavirus disease. This brings the total number of infections to 21,968. The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, said at a press briefing in Accra on Tuesday that the new cases are from samples dating back “mainly from June …

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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 update on Monday, July 6, 2020, the number of recoveries …

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