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SHSs will be assigned to gazetted centers – EC clarifies

The Electoral Commission (EC) has defended its decision to commence the voter registration exercise in various Senior High Schools (SHS) in the country. The EC has scheduled to register SHS students on Friday and Saturday. According to the electoral management body, the decision stems from its commitment to ensuring that eligible SHS students

How teachers watched on as KNUST SHS student dies over corona fears

A student of the KNUST senior high school in Kumasi has died after suffering corona-like symptoms while in school. In a video sighted by, The female student, was seen sitting on a table and being supported by four Male students while she suffered for breath and appallingly, some of the teachers watched on unconcerned as the student’s

Western Region NDC Accepts Mahama’s Running Mate- Kirk Mensah

The National Democratic Congress in western region has welcomed the nomination of Professor Naana Opoku Agyemang by flag bearer of the party as a running mate. Former President Mahama, now running on the ticket of the NDC on Monday nominated the educationist as his running mate for the December polls. A win

Senior Minister, Osafo-Maafo tests positive for COVID-19

Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo-Maafo has tested positive for COVID-19. This was announced by the Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah today, July 7, 2020. He made the announcement at a press briefing organised by the Ministry of Information. “Senior Minister Osafo-Maafo has been informed that his sample taken has returned positive for COVID-19,”

Akufo-Addo self-isolates after exposure to person with COVID-19


The President, Nana Akufo-Addo is on a 14-day self-isolation after getting exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. This was contained in a statement dated July 4, 2020, and signed by the Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah. “On the advice of doctors, the President of the Republic, Nana Addo

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases increase by 758; total now 19,388

Ghana has recorded its highest daily Coronavius infections so far. It follows the confirmation of 758 new cases by the Ghana Health Service on Friday, July 3, 2020. This increases the country’s case count to 19,388. In the meantime, the number of recoveries/discharges has been pegged at 14,330. Ghana’s active cases as of July

Domelevo’s claim on accumulated leave directive misleading – Presidency

Prez. Akufo-Addo

The Office of the President says the claim by the Auditor-General, Daniel Domelevo, that the directive ordering him to embark on his accumulated annual leave breaches provisions of the relevant laws is misleading. “It is necessary to correct the wrong impression you have sought to create in the public domain regarding

John Boadu slams Carlos Ahenkorah for roaming registration centres

General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) John Boadu has described as unfortunate the inspection visit by Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema West Constituency to some voter registration centres when he knew he had tested positive for coronavirus. JB, as NPP’s scribe is affectionately called, said that was “wrong” and Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah,

Carlos Ahenkorah resigns over coronavirus callousness

Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah has resigned from office as Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry, the Presidency has announced. His resignation comes barely hours after he admitted in an interview that he visited some voters registration centres in his constituency despite knowing he has tested positive for Coronavirus. "The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa

Former NPP General Secretary, Sir John dies after contracting COVID-19

Former General Secretary of the governing New Patriotic Party, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie, popularly referred to as Sir John, has died. Sir John was the Chief Executive Officer of the Forestry Commission. A source at the Forestry Commission told Citi News that he died at the Intensive Care Unit of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital today,