Daily Archives: June 6, 2020

COVID-19: World Bank urges countries to take steps now to rebuild

Accra The World Bank has urged countries to take steps now to rebuild from COVID-19. According to the World Bank Group’s Global Economic Prospects report analysis, the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic shutdowns were dealing a severe blow to the global economy and especially poorer countries. Accra The World Bank has urged countries to take

FON Group of Companies donate PPE to health institutions

Accra, FON Group of Companies, manufacturers of paper and tissue products, has donated essential hygiene products to the Ga East Municipal Hospital and the Greater Accra Regional Hospital to support the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.   The items worth GH¢30.000.00 include toilet rolls, multi-purpose paper towels and tissue dispensers.   At a ceremony to

Persons with Disability schooled on their sexual health rights

    Accra, The Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR) has held a training for 25 girls with disabilities at James Town in Accra on their sexual and reproductive rights.   The half day training program sought to build the capacity of the adolescent on how to protect themselves from sexual violence and exercise their

Vodafone presents COVID-19 items to Upper West Regional Hospital

The Vodafone Ghana Foundation has presented assorted Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to support the Management of the Upper West Regional Hospital in their fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and meningitis.   These include 150 pieces of Tyvek coveralls, 2,400 pieces of N95 facemasks, 10 infrared non-contact gun thermometers, 2,000 anti-bacterial surface wipes, 1,500 pieces of

COVID-19: Ghana’s case count up by 294

  Accra Ghana’s confirmed COVID-19 cases have hit 9,462 after 294 new cases were recorded since the last update, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has disclosed.   The new cases, the GHS said, were recorded in seven regions: Ashanti -127, Greater Accra- 77, Western-61, Central-26, Eastern- One, Western North- One and Bono East – One.