17/04/2020: Today’s News Bulletin
The Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram constituency, Sam George says the Ghana Football Association (GFA) and officials of government must guarantee the safety of Prampram residents before they use the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence in Prampram as an isolation centre. Read more: https://bit.ly/34PFIjW
The Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA), Joseph Krampah, has revealed that some medical personnel in the Brong Ahafo have to wash and re-use their surgical masks which is dangerous. Read more: https://bit.ly/2yiA3qi
The Ghana Education Service (GES) is working in collaboration with Zoomlion Ghana Limited to fumigate second-cycle educational institutions in the country.
More than 400 schools, including the Special Schools, across the country, have been targeted for fumigation in order to disinfect the facilities of harmful bacteria. Read more: https://bit.ly/3afbKXu
Energy Minister, John Peter Amewu has clarified that persons who have been taken off the national grid due to indebtedness will not benefit from the absorption of electricity tariffs. Read more: https://bit.ly/2RGoBLW
The government has announced that its 50% electricity power reduction will take effect from the month of May.
This was disclosed by the Energy Minister, John Peter Amewu, during a news conference on Thursday. Read more: https://bit.ly/2xDMHA5
Ghana’s laboratories have been tasked to work round the clock to process a backlog of over 12, 000 samples collected for testing for Covid 19. Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah in a tweet on Thursday evening said the processing will be in addition to 51,000 samples already tested as of Wednesday, April 15, 2020. Read more: https://bit.ly/2VgKq79
The Member of Parliament for Klottey-Korley constituency in Accra, Dr. Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings has called on President “Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to institute credible investigations into the seeming politicization of food distribution” to the vulnerable in society. Read more: https://bit.ly/3bgj3zJ
From fascinating online challenges to dramatic tantrums, social media has played host to an evolution of trends that have left people wondering, ‘how on earth would anybody even think of this?” But the latest trend surprisingly catching the wave will leave you – as grim as it may seem – laughing about death. Read more: https://bit.ly/2RKnNpA