Posts Tagged ‘Ghana’

Ghana To Reopen Air Borders For International Travel By September 1

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon August 31, 2020
West African country Ghana has said it will reopen air borders to international travel on September 1. President Nana Akufo-Addo passed this information in a speech to the nation on Sunday. This is coming after international travel had been closed in the country since March, as part of measures to limit the spread of the […]

$1m: Withdraw Fee On Nigerian Traders, Shehu Sani Asks Ghana

by Seun Adeuyion August 18, 2020
Ex-Lawmaker, Shehu Sani, has asked the Ghanaian government to withdraw the reported $1million fee it imposed on Nigerian traders in Ghana. The former Senator representing Kaduna Central in the 9th Assembly, was reacting to the alleged maltreatment of a Nigerian trader in Ghana. The ex-senator stated this via his verified Twitter handle, @ShehuSani, on Monday. […]

#COVID19: Ghana Extends Supply Of Free Electricity, Water To Citizens By 3 More Months

by Seun Adeuyion July 25, 2020
As part of efforts to cushion the hardship brought onto ghanaians as a result of the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo-led administration has announced a number of relief packages. Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance, announced the packages in Accra, on Friday, when he presented the 2020 mid-year fiscal policy […]

FG Condemns Attacks On Embassy In Ghana

by Seun Adeuyion June 22, 2020
The Muhammadu Buhari-led regime has strongly condemned what it termed ‘attacks’ on a residential building within its diplomatic premises in Ghana. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, disclosed the regime’s displeasure in a series of tweets posted on his handle, on Sunday. Recall that some armed men invaded the Nigerian high commission in Accra, Ghana, […]

[VIDEO] #COVID19: Ghana Transporting Test Samples With Drones

by Seun Adeuyion April 25, 2020
Ghana became the first African country to ease its nearly three-week lockdown against the dreaded coronavirus pandemic, this week. While large gatherings are still banned, and schools remain closed, some nonessential businesses were allowed to open in Accra and Kumasi, the two main metropolitan areas in the country. President Nana Akufo-Addo said his decision came about […]

Ghana Is The First African Country To Lift #COVID19 Lockdown

by Seun Adeuyion April 22, 2020
Ghana is the first African country to lift the Coronavirus lockdown, according to the Africa Facts Zone. Recall that, Ghana on Monday ended its three-week lockdown on two key regions. The West African nation’s leader said testing had improved and the measures were having a “severe” impact on the poor. In a televised address, President […]