Daily Archives: May 24, 2020

Africa Regional Index underlines integration as key to building resilient economies

Accra The second Africa Regional Integration Index (ARII 2019) has been launched by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Development Bank and the African Union Commission (AUC), with a call to action to African economies to deepen their integration. The 2019 Index, which builds on the first edition published in 2016, provides up-to-date

Apeakorang sure of efficacy of herbal preparation to cure Covid-19

Accra Mr Kwadwo Atta Apeakorang, a social rights campaigner, has come out with a herbal preparation, claiming it can cure the Covid-19 global pandemic.   He appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the health authorities in Ghana to release some Covid-19 patients for him to apply the herbal preparation, to prove the efficacy

Ghana records nearly 2,000 recoveries from COVID-19

Accra Ghana has recorded 1,998 recoveries out of the total number of 6,683 confirmed cases of the novel Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), with 32 deaths. The Savannah Region, which was among the three regions (Ahafo and Bono East) with no confirmed case, has recorded its first single case.   The Greater Accra Region has 4,798, Ashanti

Newmont Ghana supports construction of isolation unit

New Abirem (E/R) The Newmont, Ghana- Akyem Mines has supported the New Abirem Government Hospital with building materials worth GH¢ 28,500.00 to complete the construction of an isolation unit that was started by the hospital.   The materials included; roofing sheets, tiles, wooden boards, bags of cement, paint and sanitary ware.   At a ceremony

Stimulus package must give preference to PWD businesses – GIMPA Lecturer

  Assin-Fosu (C/R) Government has been urged to give preference to Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the disbursement of the GH¢1Billion stimulus package to Micro, Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMSEs) in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Government should also roll-out more disability friendly policies that will ensure that PWDs had equal access to