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COVID-19 in Africa: Ghana’s youngest  MCE strategy is commendable.

COVID-19 in Africa: Ghana’s youngest MCE strategy is commendable.

By Rahamatu-Lahi Zakaria All over the world, the countries that have been able to slow the spread of the virus or have the lowest mortality rate are headed by women. Women leaders have demonstrated and…

Pandemic Versus Epidemic:   A case of Covid-19 and Meningitis in the upper west region of Ghana

Pandemic Versus Epidemic: A case of Covid-19 and Meningitis in the upper west region of Ghana

By Osman Dufailu (PhD) and Patience Bacho (MBChB) || EOsman.dufailu@gmail.com \\ patiencebacho@rocketmail.com While the world was bedeviled with a novel virus (SARS Cov 2) which attacks mainly the respiratory system to cause corona virus disease…

Hijab in SHS: On Justice Tanko and Freedom of Choice

Hijab in SHS: On Justice Tanko and Freedom of Choice

This Piece was authored by Umar MF || PHD Candidate,  Texas A&M University I just listened to Justice Tanko’s answer on the Hijab issue in secondary schools and I am rather disappointed in his rather…

GIS promotes 6 junior officers for rejecting bribes

GIS promotes 6 junior officers for rejecting bribes

Source: Daily Graphic Six junior officers of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) have been promoted for their dedication to duty, particularly in the fight against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Five of the promoted officers, who…

Withdraw Pre-tertiary bill from Parliament — Minority Leader

Withdraw Pre-tertiary bill from Parliament — Minority Leader

Source: Daily Graphic The Minority Leader, Mr Haruna Iddrisu, has called for the withdrawal of the Pre-tertiary Education Bill 2019 currently before Parliament for more thorough and broad consultation with stakeholders. “I am not basically…

How clean are the taps of Veronica Buckets in the fight against the COVID-19?

How clean are the taps of Veronica Buckets in the fight against the COVID-19?

Featured Article by Dr. Courage Kosi Setsoafia Saba, Microbiologist in the Department of Biotechnology of UDS. Even before Ghana recorded its first cases of the COVID-19, a plastic bucket with a tap popularly called the…

Eastern Corridor road project; MPs give backing to GOG

Eastern Corridor road project; MPs give backing to GOG

Source;  Justice Fm Members of Parliament (MPs) have given their backing to a new government contract agreement that will ensure the completion of the lots 5 and 6 of the Eastern Corridor road project. The road…

Government of Ghana donates locally manufactured PPEs to Media

Government of Ghana donates locally manufactured PPEs to Media

Source;  Justice Fm The Government of Ghana has kept its promise of donating Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to support the media as it intensifies the fight against the novel coronavirus in the country.  The donation includes…

Dr. Wunpini: Ghana responds to the coronavirus

Dr. Wunpini: Ghana responds to the coronavirus

By Wunpini F. Mohammed, originally published on africasacountry.com According to the Ghana Health Service, as of April 27, about 106,090 people have been tested for COVID-19. The country has 1,671 confirmed cases with 188 recoveries and…

Akumaa Mama Zimbi’s #WearYourDrossNow campaign

Akumaa Mama Zimbi’s #WearYourDrossNow campaign

Dr. Wunpini Fatimata Mohammed A Feminist Reading of Hashtag Activism in Ghana Akumaa Mama Zimbi’s style The #WearYourDrossNow campaign was started by Joyce Akumaa Dongotey-Padi, popularly known as Akumaa Mama Zimbi. Affectionately called Akumaa or…