Day: March 16, 2020

Abena News

Akufo-Addo Meets To Strategise How To Produce Sanitizers And Medicines In Ghana For Coronavirus

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday afternoon met with captains of industry to work on how to locally produce materials including sanitizers and medicines as part of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response in Ghana. At the meeting, the captains of industry requested among other things, a tax waiver to enable them to be able […]

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Entertainment

Adwoa Smart celebrates 50th birthday in the US

Veteran Ghanaian actress Belinda Naa Ode Oku popularly known as Adwoa Smart in Showbiz circles has turned 50 years. The diminutive actress who made her name in the Obra television series marked her golden jubilee with a birthday party in the United States of America (USA). The party was reportedly organised by her fans and […]

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Sports

Coronavirus: Rooney says footballers treated as ‘guinea pigs’

Wayne Rooney says the government and football authorities have treated footballers as “guinea pigs” during the coronavirus outbreak. Elite football in Britain has been suspended until at least 3 April, with the Premier League saying “conditions at the time” will determine its return. “For players, staff and their families it has been a worrying week,” he said. […]

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Abena News

Covid-19: Set up isolation centres in all regions – Mahama advises gov’t

Former President John Mahama has called on government to set up isolation centres in the various regions across the country in order to control the spread of coronavirus in Ghana. According to him, with his experience in helping other countries deal with Ebola during the outbreak in 2014, it is not ideal to transport cases […]

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Entertainment

Afia Schwarzenegger jubilates after coronavirus hit Ghana

Absolutely a bizarre behavior, critics have said, as comedienne Afia Schwarzenegger recorded a video of herself jubilating over news that Ghana had confirmed cases of coronavirus. In the said footage, the showbiz personality, who many expected would have used her platform to educate her followers about some preventive measures they should observe, was captured making […]

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Abena News

Coronavirus: Why close down churches but leave nightclubs open? – President questioned

Some Ghanaians are wondering why the President has banned church gatherings for the next four weeks, but has said that nightclubs and other businesses can go on and operate in spite of the coronavirus. Last night, as part of drastic measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, […]

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