Daily Archives: July 6, 2020

Government must intensify domestic revenue mobilization efforts

  Accra The Tax Justice Coalition (TJC) Ghana has urged the Government to intensify its efforts at mobilizing domestic revenues to help shore-up financial gap created as a result of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This, the association said, should include the reinstatement of some scraped taxes, such as the ‘nuisance taxes’, taxing of

Nominations for 2020 Ghana Outstanding Women Awards to open July 30

Accra Nominations for the third edition of the Ghana Outstanding Women Awards (GOWA) will officially open on Thursday, July 30, 2020.   The awards gala set for October celebrates outstanding women devoted to the welfare of humanity and the development of society and has positively impacted the country and beyond.   Mrs. Afua Asantewaa Aduonum,

Sefwi-Bodi District records first COVID-19 case

  Sefwi-Waiwso (WN) The Sefwi- Bodi District in the Western North Region has recorded three COVID-19 cases, being its first reported case of COVID-19 in the area. The District’s recording brings to a total of 157 confirmed cases recorded in the Western North Region, with 76 active cases and 82 recovered and discharged cases.  

KATH receives Ventilators to help manage COVID–19 patients

Kumasi The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi on Monday, received three Savina 300 Ventilators and suction machine to manage COVID-19 patients admitted in the facility. Contracta Construction UK Limited, contractors of the new Kejetia market in Kumasi, donated two of the machines at the cost of 60,000 Euros, while GOIL Company, presented one,

NHIS mobile renewals increase

  Accra The usage of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Mobile Renewal Service is recording increases monthly after the lifting of the lockdown. The latest summary report indicates an increase of 8.2 per cent for the month of June 2020, which stood at 482,314, – the total number of mobile renewals, compared to 445,563 in