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Ghana Now Has 195 COVID-19 Cases, Check The Regional Breakdown Here

  Ghana as of today Wednesday, April 1, 2020, has recorded 195 COVID-19 cases and five deaths, the Ministry of Health has revealed. The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyemang...

Akufo-Addo & Immediate Family Members Test Negative For COVID-19

  It has emerged that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his immediate family members have all tested negative for COVID-19. Those who have tested negative include the First...

Video: Residents Brutalised At Atwima Nwabiagya For Flouting Lockdown Rules

Some residents of Atwima Nwabiagya in the Ashanti region has been brutalised by security personnel enforcing the lockdown in the area. The residents who were in their homes...

Vice President Bawumia Donates 500 Cedis Each To “Ejisu’ Kayaye”

  The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has donated 500 Cedis to each of the stranded Kayaye (head porters) who were stopped at Ejisu in the Ashanti Region...

Video: DCE Punched On The Mouth By Police During Lockdown In Kumasi

  The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Afigya Kwabre South in the Ashanti Region, Adu Poku Christian has been assaulted by some security personnel. The incident which happened at...
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Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu summons Mahama & 3 others over Airbus bribery saga

The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has invited four individuals in connection with the Airbus bribery scandal. Samuel Adam Foster, also known as Samuel Adam Mahama, brother...

Nine new COVID-19 cases send Ghana’s total to 161; with 31 recoveries

Nine more COVID-19 cases have been confirmed pushing Ghana's total to 161. According to the Ghana Health Service (GHS), all the nine new cases were recorded in the...
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Ghanaian nurse dies of coronavirus in New York

A Ghanaian nurse has reportedly died after contracting the novel coronavirus in the United States of America. The 50-year-old woman, Freda Ocran, was the head nurse at the...

10 Komfo Anokye Staff Who Got Exposed To COVID-19 Test Negative

GhanaXtra.com can confirm that all the ten staff of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital who got exposed to some COVID-19 patients have tested negative. An inter-office memo sighted...

COVID-19 Positive Guinean Who Escaped From Quarantine Facility Rearrested

Unconfirmed reports reaching GhanaXtra.com indicate that the Guinean who escaped from isolation in Tamale has been re-arrested. The 21-year-old Guinean lady who reportedly scaled the hotel wall to...

Lady Who Defied Lockdown To Visit Boyfriend Drilled By Soldiers(Video)

A young lady who defied the lockdown directive issued by the president has received the punishment of her life. The lady who reportedly sneaked to her boyfriend was...
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Serial Rapist & Robber Escapes From Police Custody In Sunyani

A 24-year-old alleged rapist, armed robber and murderer, Abdulai Karim, has escaped from police custody. J.J as the suspect is popularly called escaped from the Sunyani District Police...
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Prince Charles Recovers From Coronavirus

  Prince Charles, heir to the British throne is reportedly out of self-isolation after seven days. The 71-year-old Prince who was in self-isolation at his Birkhall home in Scotland. According...

Pastor Converts Church Into A Home To Receive Homeless People During Lockdown

President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak has declared a lockdown in some parts of the country. The lockdown will affect residents in...

Akufo-Addo Appointees Pledge 50% Of Salaries To Support COVID-19 Fight

Appointees in the Akufo-Addo led administration have pledged to donate fifty percent of their salaries for the next three months. The list includes all Ministers of State, the...

COVID-19 Outbreak: The gods Are Angry With Us – Aflao Fetish Priests

  Fetish priests in Aflao in the Volta region have attributed the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in the country as punishment from the gods. According to Torgbui Dzakpata,...

Situational Update: Ghana Records Zero COVID-19 Cases Today

  No new coronavirus case has been recorded today Monday 30, 2020, in the country, the Ghana Health Service has announced. According to the GHS, a few tests have been...

Tamale Residents In Fear After Recording 10 COVD-19 Cases In 1 Day

  Residents of Tamale in the Northern region are living in fear following the confirmation of ten COVID-19 cases in the city. The residents who cannot ascertain the extent...

MCE warns residents fleeing Coronavirus hotspots to self-isolate or face mandatory quarantine

The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Wenchi in the Bono region, Dr. Prince Kwakye Afriyie, has advised residents returning from Ghana's coronavirus epicenters, to self-isolate upon arrival...
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Guineans who tested positive for COVID-19 to be sent back

The ten Guinean nationals who tested positive for coronavirus in the Northern region, will be sent back to their home country, government has said. Information Minister, Kojo Oppong...
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#CoronavirusUpdate: 11 more confirmed; Ghana’s tally now 152

Ghana's coronavirus cases have risen to one hundred and fifty two following the confirmation of eleven new cases, Sunday morning. Announcing the additions in its daily web update,...

Ten cases of Coronavirus confirmed in Tamale

Ten new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus have been recorded in the Northern region. The Ghana Health Service said on its website that, the new cases are...
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Tsatsu Tsikata not dead; son rebuffs rumours

Tsatsu Tiskata is not dead, son of the famous lawyer, Kwame Kwame Ametepee Tsikata aka Manifest, has said. According to the rapper, his father is alive and well...

These Journalists Have Been Asked To Self-Isolate Over COVID-19

Five media practitioners with Accra-based Asempa FM, a subsidiary of the Multimedia Group have been asked to self-isolate. The journalists who are all team members of the station's...
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Gov’t Announces Insurance Package For Health Professionals In Coronavirus Fight

The Ministry of Health has announced an insurance package for all health professionals and allied professionals at the front line of the COVID-19 response. A statement signed by...

Ghana confirms four new cases of COVID-19, one more fatality; Death toll now 5

Ghana has recorded four more confirmed cases of coronavirus and a new death. The Ghana Health Service (GHS) in its regular updates on its website said, "a total...

Multimedia Asks Top Journalists To Self-Isolate Following Exposure To COVID-19

Some broadcast journalists with the Multimedia Group have been asked to self-isolate. The journalists with Accra-based Asempa FM are believed to have been exposed to COVID-19 following an...

Nogokpo says Coronavirus will vanish after April 19

Caretakers of the popular Volta shrine, Zakadza, widely called Nogokpo, have announced that the coronavirus pandemic will soon disappear from the country. According to a senior member of...
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“Coronavirus will go very soon” – Rev. Owusu Bempah

The founder and leader of Glorious Word Ministry International, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah, has declared that the coronavirus pandemic will soon vanish from the earth. According to the...

COVID-19: Full Text of President Akufo-Addo’s Speech Announcing Lockdown

Address To The Nation By President Of The Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, On Updates To Ghana’s Enhanced Response To The Coronavirus Pandemic, On Friday, 27th March,...

Here Is The Full List Of Areas Affected By The Lockdown

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced a lockdown to control the spread of the novel coronavirus. The lockdown which comes into full force on Monday, March 30,...

Akufo-Addo Announces Lockdown Measures To Curb Corovirus Spread

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced measures to control the spread of the novel coronavirus. These new restrictions will come into full force on Monday, March 30,...

Coronavirus case confirmed in Wa, Upper West

The Upper West Region has recorded its first case of COVID-19, becoming the third region in Ghana to host a coronavirus patient. Regional Minister Hafiz Bin Salih disclosed...
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Coronavirus kills another man in Ghana

The coronavirus pandemic has claimed another life, bringing the number of fatalities in Ghana to four. The man reportedly died at the Ridge Hospital in Accra on Friday,...
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Coronavirus Cases In Ghana Rise To 137

The number of Coronavirus positive cases in the country has risen to 137, a statement from the Ghana Health Service has confirmed. “As at the morning of 27...

Exclusive: Gov’t To Lockdown 4 Towns Over Outbreak Of Coronavirus

GhanaXtra.com can confirm that plans are far advanced for a possible lockdown of some major cities in the country over the outbreak of COVID-19. The major cities which...

Manasseh To Pay Part Of Court Fine For 2 People Who Sued NIA

Broadcast journalist, Manasseh Azure Awuni has promised to pay part of the fine imposed on the two plaintiffs who took the NIA to court. Manasseh has disclosed that...

High Court Clears NIA To Continue With Registration

  An Accra High Court has dismissed an injunction against the National Identification Authority(NIA). The High Court ruled that the NIA is entitled to continue with the registration of...

Breaking News: Boris Johnson Tests Positive For Coronavirus

  News coming is that the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Mr Johnson's condition is understood to be relatively mild. A Downing Street...
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Ghana adds four new coronavirus cases; totaling 136 now

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has reported four newly confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, this morning. The country's tally now stands at 136, with 1 recovery, 3...

Fmr. President Rawlings Tests Negative For COVID-19

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has tested negative for the novel coronavirus, it has emerged. The status of Mr Rawlings has been confirmed in a statement by his...

It Is Time To Lockdown The Country – Nana Akomea

  The Managing Director of the State Transport Company (STC) Nana Akomea, has backed calls for a possible lock-down of the country. According to Nana Akomea, a lock-down of...
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President Akufo-Addo Reacts To Decision For A Lockdown

  President Akufo-Addo has reacted to the call from the Ghana Medical Association and other individuals to declare a nationwide lockdown in the wake of the spread of...

MP For Akatsi South Makes Donation To Help Fight COVID-19

The Member of Parliament for the Akatsi South Constituency, Bernard Ahiafor has presented Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to help combat the galloping spread of the deadly Coronavirus...

President Akufo-Addo Grants Amnesty To 808 Prisoners Over COVID-19 Outbreak

  President Akufo-Addo has upon the recommendation of the Prisons Service Council and consultation with the Council of State, granted amnesty to 808 prisoners. The move is also in...
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Ghana confirms 64 coronavirus cases in one day

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has announced an additional sixty-four confirmed cases of coronavirus, the highest so far in just a day. The newly confirmed cases bring the...
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Obinim Throws In Towel Says He Won’t Continue The Fight With Kennedy Agyapong

Bishop Daniel Obinim has called for a truce in the fight between him and Honourable Kennedy Agyapong. Angel Obinim as he is affectionately called says he is no...

Ghana’s coronavirus cases hit 132; just two weeks after first case

Ghana's confirmed coronavirus cases have shot up to 132, exactly two weeks after the nation recorded its first two cases. In its daily update, the Ghana Health Service...

Kennedy Agyapong Describes Net 2 Journalists As “Stupid, Dumb & Foolish”

The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong has described journalists of his Net 2 Television Station as “stupid, dumb and foolish”. The lawmaker who was a...

Video: Kennedy Agyapong Drops Video Of Obinim Dancing With Side Chick

Assin Central legislator, Kennedy Agyapong is really bent on exposing Bishop Daniel Obinim at all cost. True his words, the MP has started dropping videos of the man...

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Ghana Now Has 195 COVID-19 Cases, Check The Regional Breakdown Here

  Ghana as of today Wednesday, April 1, 2020, has recorded 195 COVID-19 cases and five deaths, the Ministry of Health has revealed. The Minister of...

Akufo-Addo & Immediate Family Members Test Negative For COVID-19

  It has emerged that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his immediate family members have all tested negative for COVID-19. Those who have tested negative...

Video: Residents Brutalised At Atwima Nwabiagya For Flouting Lockdown Rules

Some residents of Atwima Nwabiagya in the Ashanti region has been brutalised by security personnel enforcing the lockdown in the area. The residents who were...

Vice President Bawumia Donates 500 Cedis Each To “Ejisu’ Kayaye”

  The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has donated 500 Cedis to each of the stranded Kayaye (head porters) who were stopped at Ejisu in...

Video: DCE Punched On The Mouth By Police During Lockdown In Kumasi

  The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Afigya Kwabre South in the Ashanti Region, Adu Poku Christian has been assaulted by some security personnel. The incident...
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Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu summons Mahama & 3 others over Airbus bribery saga

The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has invited four individuals in connection with the Airbus bribery scandal. Samuel Adam Foster, also known as Samuel...

Nine new COVID-19 cases send Ghana’s total to 161; with 31 recoveries

Nine more COVID-19 cases have been confirmed pushing Ghana's total to 161. According to the Ghana Health Service (GHS), all the nine new cases were...

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Pastor Converts Church Into A Home To Receive Homeless People During Lockdown

President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak has declared a lockdown in some parts of the country. The lockdown will...

Video: Residents Brutalised At Atwima Nwabiagya For Flouting Lockdown Rules

Some residents of Atwima Nwabiagya in the Ashanti region has been brutalised by security personnel enforcing the lockdown in the area. The residents who were...
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President Akufo-Addo Reacts To Decision For A Lockdown

  President Akufo-Addo has reacted to the call from the Ghana Medical Association and other individuals to declare a nationwide lockdown in the wake of...

Breaking News: Boris Johnson Tests Positive For Coronavirus

  News coming is that the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Mr Johnson's condition is understood to be relatively...
Martin Amidu ABK

Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu summons Mahama & 3 others over Airbus bribery saga

The Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) has invited four individuals in connection with the Airbus bribery scandal. Samuel Adam Foster, also known as Samuel...

COVID-19 Positive Guinean Who Escaped From Quarantine Facility Rearrested

Unconfirmed reports reaching GhanaXtra.com indicate that the Guinean who escaped from isolation in Tamale has been re-arrested. The 21-year-old Guinean lady who reportedly scaled the...

Multimedia Asks Top Journalists To Self-Isolate Following Exposure To COVID-19

Some broadcast journalists with the Multimedia Group have been asked to self-isolate. The journalists with Accra-based Asempa FM are believed to have been exposed to...

Obour Breaks Silence On Circumstances Leading To Death Of Father

Former President of the Musicians Union of Ghana, Bice Osei Kuffuor aka Obuor has lost his father. Nana Osei Boansi Kuffour, the father of Obour...

Video: Kennedy Agyapong Drops Video Of Obinim Dancing With Side Chick

Assin Central legislator, Kennedy Agyapong is really bent on exposing Bishop Daniel Obinim at all cost. True his words, the MP has started dropping videos...
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Guineans who tested positive for COVID-19 to be sent back

The ten Guinean nationals who tested positive for coronavirus in the Northern region, will be sent back to their home country, government has said. Information...