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Coronavirus: The more we test, the more cases we’ll find – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said as of Thursday, 30 April 2020, Ghana has “conducted a total of one hundred and thirteen thousand, four hundred and ninety-seven (113,497) tests” for COVID-19, “the most per million people of any country in Africa, with two thousand, and seventy-four (2,074) testing positive”, …

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Akufo-Addo extends border closures by a month

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo has extended the closure of the country’s borders by a month. He said the extension is to enable the country to contain the coronavirus pandemic which is wreaking havoc across the world. In effect, the closure of all the country’s borders – land, air and sea …

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No government can build 94 hospitals in one year – Sipa Yankey

Former Minister of Health, Dr George Sipa-Adjah Yankey has laughed off the announcement by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to build at least 88 new hospitals, saying no government worth its salt can do so within one year. “It is not feasible,” he emphasized. He said even the procurement process …

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53 abandoned, uncompleted health facilities ‘discovered’

The Coalition of NGOs in Health says it has uncovered about 53 health projects across the country left unattended to since the assumption of the Nana Akufo-Addo led administration. According to its Chairman, Dr Gabriel Bernaku, the number of the abandoned projects represents the Coalition’s latest data as of April 29, 2020. …

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EC meeting: Arrest Sam George, others – Group

Pro-democracy group, Mass Action Committee, is calling for the arrest and prosecution of Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, Sam George and some NDC fanatics for attempting to disrupt an internal meeting of staff of the Electoral Commission at a hotel in Accra. The controversial MP, together with over 100 NDC …

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