Wake up everybody: Preparing for the next Global Emergency

Accra, Aug 10, GNA - The ‘Step Up, Scale Up, Scale Out’© campaign. The campaign is founded on the belief that African companies – those born and bred on the continent – have the potential to step up, scale up and scale out, both within and beyond their borders, in a post-pandemic world to help make their countries and the continent more self-sufficient and better prepared to weather future...

Aug 10, 2020 at 7:48pm

Oga! Gone, but not forgotten

Accra, Aug. 10, GNA –“And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, behold… “God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.” Revelation 21:3-4. Family, friends and colleagues of the late Edward Yao Ameyibor, a former Chief Editor of the...

Aug 10, 2020 at 7:46pm

Changing face of Ridge Hospital

Accra, Aug. 10, GNA - The Greater Accra Regional Hospital is back! It is arguably the first choice health facility for people in Accra, now. The facility, established in 1928, and situated in the Osu-Klottey Sub-Metro in the national capital, was almost written off until 2014, when Government of Ghana initiated a two phase project to give it a facelift with the provision of a 620- bed-facility...

Aug 10, 2020 at 7:30pm

The rise and fall of Face Shield on the Ghanaian market

Kumasi, Aug 10, GNA - The plastic face shield was a ‘hot’ commodity in Ghana within May, June, and early parts of July. This was as a result of the continuous increases in the number of infections and the difficulties by people to wear the nose masks for longer hours. This compelled many people to switch to the face shield and thereby, raising its popularity and demand...

Aug 10, 2020 at 4:57pm

UK investigates COVID-19 risks for black citizens

London, Aug. 9, GNA – Various studies are being undertaken in the United Kingdom (UK) to find out why black and ethnic minorities in the country appear to be more susceptible to COVID-19 than the white population. UK government statistics have shown that people from minority ethnic groups, particularly South Asian and Black and African Caribbean communities, are up to four times more...

Aug 09, 2020 at 4:33pm

COVID-19 pandemic: Breast Feeding should continue unabated

Accra, Aug 8, GNA - The outbreak of the novel Coronavirus pandemic has brought in its wake, new ways of doing things and adjustments in the way people live and interact everywhere in the world. From China in Asia, through New York in America, through Italy in Europe, to Ghana in Africa, citizens, are being encouraged to observe some hygienic protocols including regular hand washing with...

Aug 08, 2020 at 4:33pm