Risk of new wave of Covid infections in Africa remains high – WHO

With Africa-bound COVID-19 vaccine doses from the Serum Institute of India delayed for the foreseeable future, slow vaccine rollouts and new variants making inroads, the risk of a new wave of infections in Africa remains high.Delays and shortages of vaccine supplies are driving African countries to slip further behind the

Privatize all ‘failed’ state-owned enterprises – Jackson

An Economist, Joe Jackson is questioning why the state keeps running abattoirs across Ghana.According to Joe Jackson, State Owned Enterprises including the Accra and Kumasi Abattoirs are destroying Ghana and should be sold off.According to a Researcher Patrick Stephenson, between 2016, 2017 and 2018 the Accra Abattoir Company Limited made

Second batch of 350,000 AstraZeneca vaccines arrive in Ghana

Ghana has taken delivery of 350,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccines today Friday morning, 7th May, 2021.The vaccines which is under the Covax facility arrived from DR Congo through Istanbul on a Turkish Airline.The vaccines were supposed to be delivered on Tuesday but got delayed which got President Akufo-Addo worried.The

Asantehene to Asenso-Boakye: Fix perennial flooding in Ghana

The Asantehene expressed concern about the indiscriminate dumping of waste and also building on waterwaysThe Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has tasked the Works and Housing Ministry to take steps to address perennial flooding in parts of the country.The Asantehene expressed concern about the indiscriminate dumping of waste and also building