Day: March 14, 2020

Abena News

ICGC suspends baptism over coronavirus

The International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) has announced measures to curb the spread of Covid-19 at its various assemblies in Ghana. A circular issued by the General Secretary, Reverend Morris Appiah, to all pastors provided some guidelines and a short video to be played at all churches “to educate your congregation on the disease”. Among […]

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International News

Bill Gates steps down from Microsoft board to focus on philanthropy

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is stepping down from the company’s board to spend more time on philanthropic activities. He says he wants to focus on global health and development, education and tackling climate change. One of the world’s richest men, Mr Gates, 65, has also left the board of Warren Buffett’s massive holding company, Berkshire […]

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Abena News

Nana Commends COTVET

President Akufo-Addo with Ghana Tailors and Dressmakers Associationafter a meeting at the Jubilee House in Accra. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has expressed delight in the collaboration between the Council for Technical and Vocational Education Training (COTVET) and the various artisanal groups in the country. Of particular interest to him is the Ghana Tailors and […]

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Sports

Read What Cristiano Ronaldo Says About Coronavirus

Portuguese and Juventus soccer star, Cristiano Ronaldo, has issued a heartfelt statement concerning the coronavirus disease, urging global citizens to adhere to the World Health Organization’s prevention guidelines. In the statement issued on his official Facebook page, CR 7 as he is affectionately called, sent out his thoughts to everyone who has lost someone close […]

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Entertainment

Coach Kwesi Appiah returns official car to Ghana FA

Former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah has handed over the official car used during his tenure as head coach to the Football Association. This came after several reports this week claimed that the coach has refused to release the car because of unpaid wages while he was in charge of the national team. Quick to show […]

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Entertainment

Okyeame Kwame will sue Gyedu-Blay Ambolley this week – Kojo Preko Dankwa

The general manager of Accra FM, Kojo Preko Dankwa has revealed the plans of Okyeame Kwame to drag Gyedu-Blay Ambolley to court over the derogatory comment he made about him. Speaking in an interview with Dr Cann on Happy FM which was monitored by Zionfelix.net, Kojo Preko hinted a writ of summons will be served […]

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Entertainment

COVID-19 in Ghana: Samini curses politicians who will try to enrich themselves at the expense of the poor

The government of Ghana, through the Ministry of Health and Information on Thursday, March 12, 2020, told the citizenry that the country had recorded its first case of the scary coronavirus disease. In the wake of discussions about the topic in the media space, musician Samini has gone really hard on politicians who have plans to capitalize […]

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Abena News

Coronavirus hit Ghana before Akufo-Addo announced $100m funding – Report

Details have emerged that a senior official at the Norwegian Embassy in Ghana, and a Ghanaian who recently returned from Turkey were diagnosed with the COVID-19 on Wednesday, March 12 at a hospital in Accra. Checks by www.ghanaweb.com indicate that the two patients were confirmed before President Akufo-Addo’s emergency address on government’s allocated funding for […]

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International News

Duke of Sussex loses press complaint over wildlife photos

Prince Harry has lost a complaint against the Mail on Sunday over a story the paper ran about photos of African wildlife he posted on social media. The Mail said the duke – who had posted to mark Earth Day – had not made it clear the animals had been tranquilised and the elephant was […]

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Abena News

COVID-19: Ban citizens of affected countries from entering Ghana – Ayariga

The founder and leader of the All People’s Congress (APC), Dr Hassan Ayariga has called on the government to ban citizens of all countries that have recorded cases of coronavirus from entering the country. More than 5,000 people globally have died from COVID-19, while more than 136,000 infections have been confirmed in dozens of countries, […]

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