• 3 hours Covid-19: Commissioning Of 100-bed Infectious Disease And Isolation Facility At Ga East Rescheduled To June Ending ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Managers of the Ghana Covid-19 Private Sector Fund have announced that the commissioning of the 100-bed infectious disease centre at the Ga-East Municipal Hospital has been rescheduled to the ending of June 2020. The project being developed by the Ghana Private Sector Fund at the National Covid-19 Treatment Center commenced on April 17, 2020 was expected to be completed at the end of May. The managers indicated that due to various design enhancement plus modifications in resp ... more
  • 3 hours COVID-19: Akufo-Addo Lifts Ban On Churches, Mosques ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    As a major aspect of measures utilized in the checking and controlling of the novel Coronavirus, H.E Nana Akufo Addo has lifted that restriction on places churches and mosques. The president made this known during his update number 10 on measures taken against the deadly virus. As indicated by him, at least 25 and a maximum of 100 individuals are relied upon to be in either a congregation or mosque with social distancing protocol duly observed. Effective Friday 5 June, all ... more
  • 3 hours [Full Text] Akufo-Addo’s 10th Update On Easing Of Restrictions ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    ADDRESS TO THE NATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, ON UPDATES TO GHANA rsquo;S ENHANCED RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC, ON SUNDAY, 31ST MAY, 2020. Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. I have come again, for the tenth (10th) time, into your homes to speak to you about the Coronavirus pandemic, share with you information about the fight against the virus, and outline to you the decisions ... more
  • 4 hours COVID-19: Borders Still Closed — Akufo-Addo ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ghana rsquo;s borders still remain closed despite the relaxation of the Coronavirus-induced restrictions by the President, Nana Akufo-Addo. Addressing the nation on Sunday, May 31, 2020, the President said, government has put in place measures to evacuate Ghanaians who have been stranded abroad due to the border closure. He disclosed that the individuals who will be evacuated will be made to undergo mandatory quarantine and other safety protocols. ldquo;Our border, by air, land, ... more
  • 4 hours COVID-19: Only 100 People Allowed At Private Burials – Akufo-Addo ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    President Akufo-Addo has eased restrictions imposed on private funerals in the country. The initial ban on public gatherings, including funerals, only allowed for 25 or fewer people in attendance. The President, while addressing the nation on Sunday, May 31, 2020, however said private burials could now host a maximum of one hundred persons. ldquo;Private burials, now with a maximum of one hundred (100) persons, can continue to be performed, rdquo; said the President. T ... more
  • 12 hours Two Fake Soldiers Engaging In Fraud Arrested ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Two suspected robbers have been arrested by the Suhum District Police Day Patrol Team at Suhum overhead, in the Eastern Region for dressing in military uniform and armed robbery. The two suspects were identified as Solomon Aquah, a 25-year old civilian employee of the Ghana army who was dressed in full army uniform and Prince Obeng, a 20 year old driver in charge of a Daewo Matrix taxi cab with registration number GG 376- 18. Mr Francis Gomado, Deputy Eastern Regional Police Public R ... more
  • 12 hours Papavi Boys To Face Court ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Volta Regional Police Command is serving notice it is preparing to put the 14 suspected separatists arrested on Saturday May 30 before a court in the coming days. The notice was contained in a release issued by the command and signed by its Public Affairs Officer (PAO), Cpl. Prince Dogbatse on Sunday, May 31, 2020. The 14 suspects who include 11 men and three women, one of whom was carrying a 2-year-old child were arrested during a joint security operation carried out by the 66 A ... more
  • 12 hours Parental Involvement In Inclusive Education Is Essential — Educationist ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ms Eunice Araba Turkson, an Educational Consultant in the United States, has highlighted the importance of parental involvement to the success of inclusive education. She said it is legal to have all students educated irrespective of their disability and economic background and parents are the first point of call if Ghana is to successfully implement her inclusive education policy. Ms Turkson, in an interview with the Ghana News Agency, said that in educating children with special ne ... more
  • 12 hours Traders Urged To Stop Displaying Foodstuff On Bare Ground ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Traders who sell Foodstuff in the various markets in the country have been advised against displaying their wares on bare ground to prevent the contamination of food stuffs. It is a common spectacle to see fruits and vegetables displayed on bare ground or on torn jute sacks and mats spread on dusty floors in most markets Ghanaian markets. Mr Harold Esseku, Vice President, Ghana Institution of Engineering (GhIE), said Ghana 39;s markets needed reengineering to ensure food safety and ... more
  • 12 hours UK Aid-backed Drone Technology Facilitates Ghana’s COVID-19 Fight ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    A partnership between the UK aid and Gavi - the Vaccine Alliance - is supporting Ghana to use Zipline drones to collect COVID-19 test samples in the country. A statement issued by the British High Commission, in Accra, which was copied to the Ghana News Agency, in Accra, said this world-leading technology had also increased the country 39;s ability to deliver immunisation kits and vaccines for diseases, such as yellow fever, polio, diphtheria and measles. Already Coronavirus test sa ... more
  • 20 hours [VIDEO]: Uncle Ebo Whyte shares tips on how sex gets better as you grow older Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Over the years, there has been an argument about what age group performs better when it comes to sex.</p> <p class="">Some people have maintained that younger people are better because they have stamina and strength while others have said that older ones, due to experience, have an advantage.</p> <p class="">Renowned Ghanaian playwright and motivational speaker, Uncle Ebo Whyte has shared his view on the issue.</p> <p class="">According to him, although his experience was not a bad one, he had no idea how much better it would get in his older days.</p> <p class="">“All of you in your 20s and ... more
  • 20 hours While Black….. ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    A time upon the world nbsp; When I couldn 39;t breathe nbsp; When I couldn 39;t walk nbsp; When I couldn 39;t run nbsp; Heck I wasn 39;t even allowed to crawl It was slavery, nbsp; While black ... I walk into a store, nbsp; Not wanted, I 39;m told. nbsp; When I put my hand nbsp; In my bag, the cashier goes, nbsp; quot;No cash in the register quot; nbsp; To sing, gets cold looks nbsp; To dance, not sedate enough nbsp; To laugh, too loud It was stigma nbsp; While ... more
  • 20 hours Poetry: When Shall We Breathe? ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Down beneath I can rsquo;t breathe Centuries on, I remain at reef Deep is my grief Forget that book I rsquo;m black and out Coloured, I surely standout And truly don rsquo;t count Pushed down to out With nowhere to look Forget that book That book is just grammar Being black, ain rsquo;t no drama I rsquo;m guilty until proven innocent But he rsquo;s innocent until proven guilty Forget that book That book Is the oppressor rsquo;s hook My liberty he took Justice for me, ... more
  • 20 hours Covid-9: 35 Of Kuwait Deportees Test Positive ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Some 35 of the 231 Ghanaian deportees from Kuwait have tested positive for COVID-19. This represents about 15% of the total population after an initial test conducted by the Ghana Health Service upon their arrival last Saturday, 22nd May, 2020. This was confirmed in the Ghana Health Service rsquo;s COVID-19 case count update on Sunday, May 31, 2020. Although all the 231 deportees were reported to have tested negative for the virus in Kuwait before being enplaned to Ghana, Ghanaia ... more
  • 21 hours Covid-19: Ghana’s Death Toll Hit 36 ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Coronavirus deaths related now 36. The total case load have also risen to 7,881. The Ghana Health Service latest update today Sunday May 31. The Service says recoveries are now 2,841. ... more
  • 21 hours COVID-19: Cases Hit 7,881 ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ghana rsquo;s COVID-19 case count has risen to 7,881. Some 113 new cases have been confirmed by the Ghana Health Service on Sunday, May 31, 2020. According to the update, 301 more people have recovered from the virus, increasing the tally for recoveries to 2,841. Meanwhile, another person has died bringing the death toll to 36. ... more
  • 1 day Repay Loans To Help Better People’s Lives—Mr. Anthony Sackey ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Central Regional Manager of the Micro-Finance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC), Mr. Anthony Paa Kwesi Sackey has appealed to loan defaulters of the Scheme to fulfill their repayment plan to enable others to also benefit from the facility. He stated that MASLOC loans are revolving one and therefore when one fails to repay the loans it affects potential beneficiaries. Mr. Sackey explained that prompt repayment of loans will go a long way to help the Scheme provide more loans ... more
  • 1 day PRO For GIMPA SRC Urges Students To Engage In Student Entrepreneurship Amidst COVID-19 ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Eric Appiah, the Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration Students rsquo; Representative Council (GIMPA SRC) has charged students to take seriously, student entrepreneurship. According to him, Ghana has faced the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic just like other nations. That has really influenced a lot of businesses and companies. Several workers were laid off when revenues were affected Companies around the world are seeking ways ... more
  • 1 day Gov’t Must Hasten Slowly In Re-opening Schools—St. Mary’s Assistant Head ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    In anticipation of the easing down of the Covid-19 restrictions, the Assistant Headmaster in charge of Administration, St. Mary rsquo;s Senior High School, Mrs. Sarah Garshong, has added her voice to the call on the government to hasten slowly on its decision to re-open schools on a mass scale. According to her, the re-opening of schools should be a gradual process, starting with the final-year students. ldquo;The government must do it gradually by allowing the final-year stu ... more
  • 1 day Ahafo Region Grateful To Nana Akufo-Addo—NPP Regional Chairman ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Chairman for Ahafo Region, Kwabena Owusu Sekyere, has said the people of the region are grateful to the president of the republic for instituting another milestone achievement in the region. The Regional Chairman for the governing political party(NPP) said this in a press release and stated that truly His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has Ahafo Region at heart per the number of developmental projects been rolled-out after Ahafo was declared as ... more
  • 1 day Korle bu CEO Will Retire In September – Board Clarifies After ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Board of the Korle bu Teaching Hospital has clarified that the Chief Executive Officer of the hospital, Dr. Daniel Asare, will officially retire on May 31, 2020 when he turns 60. It however says ldquo;due to the exigencies of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Daniel Asare will stay on to serve the rest of his contract with Korle bu Teaching Hospital, which will end on 3rd September 2020 rdquo; a statement signed by the acting Board Chairman, Jerry Ahmed Shaib said. The board added that ... more
  • 1 day Covid-19: 32 Patients Recover In Western North ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Dr Marion Okorh-Owusu, Western North Regional Health Director has confirmed that 32 out of 63 COVID-19 patients being treated in the region have recovered from the disease. Speaking to the GNA after a Public Health Emergency Committee (PHCMC) meeting, headed by the Regional Minister, Mr Kingsley Aboagye-Gyedu, she said the patients were treated at the Bibiani and Waiwso government hospitals. The Regional Health Director described the development as a big achievement and attributed it ... more
  • 1 day Kumasi: 2 Jailed 30 Years For Robbery ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    A Kumasi Circuit Court has sentenced two men to a total of 30 years 39; imprisonment in hard labour for robbing a Zoomlion worker, Norbert Nsor, of his mobile phone and chopping off his left wrist at the Asafo Interchange in the capital, Kumasi. The convicts ? Emmanuel Osei Amoako, alias Chibsah, 20 and Emmanuel Nuako alias Bonnty Killer, 22 ? both pleaded guilty to three counts of conspiracy to commit robbery, attempting to commit robbery and causing harm contrary to Sections 23(1) and ... more
  • 1 day 19 Niger Nationals Grabbed For Entering Ghana Illegally ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Immigration Officials at the Hamile border in the Upper West Region have arrested 19 Nigeriens who were en route to Burkina Faso but were using Ghana as a transit point. They allegedly entered Ghana using unapproved routes. Initial investigation by the Ghana Immigration Service revealed the migrants aged between 14 and 43 had planned to sneak into Burkina Faso for farming purposes. Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Immigration Service in the region in a statement said the Nig ... more
  • 2 days MTN Executive Encourages Africa To Capitalize On Covid-19 Crisis To Accelerate Digitization ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Dario Bianchi, an MTN Ghana Executive, and Chief Digital Officer is calling on Africa governments and businesses to take advantage of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis to go digital. African countries, just like countries in other parts of the world have been faced with the Covid-19 pandemic for the last few months. Governments and businesses have been forced to resort to digital means of reaching their customers. Speaking as a discussant on Africa Digital Festival WEBINAR ... more
  • 2 days We Deserve A Hospital — Chiraa Residents ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Sunyani West Municipality is among the areas in the Bono Region which will have a new District Hospital as part of the 88 new district hospitals to be constructed in some Districts by government beginning July. The chiefs and people of Chiraa near Sunyani in the Bono Region are calling for the siting of the proposed District Hospital in the Sunyani West town owing to its strategic location, among several other factors. Addressing a Press Conference organized by the Chiraa ... more
  • 2 days Couple goals: Sam George flaunts his wife in a beautiful photo Pulse -LS
    <p class="">The Member NDC's Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, Sam George, 35, is undoubtedly one of the famous male politicians in Ghana.</p> <p class="">The Politician has served in the corridors of power as an aide at the presidency and grown to become one of the most vociferous members of the minority in Parliament.</p> <p class="">A father, he has in numerous ways mentored the youth to be a better version of themselves.</p> <p class="">The controversial politician and his wife, Vera are among the few inspiring us and makes us believe in love again amid all the celebrity breakups and divorce.</p> ... more
  • 2 days 37 Military Hospital Begs For More PPEs ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Management of 37 Military Hospital wants more Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to be made available to the facility to meet the demands of its staff in the delivery of quality healthcare. The Commander of the Hospital, Brigadier General Nii Adjah Obodai in an interview with Citi News the hospital is currently running low on its stocks and fears that in the facility may not have PPEs for the use of its staff. Speaking at a short presentation ceremony after receiving nose masks ... more
  • 2 days Ghana Rely On Media For Violent-free Election 2020 – Police Commander ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Superintendent Stephen Tenkorang, the Bono Regional Commander of the Police Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) says the nation looks up to the media to uphold professional standards to ensure a peaceful Election 2020. He emphasised the Police and other security services had the capacity and were determined to create a peaceful atmosphere for the smooth conduct of the Election 2020, devoid of intimidation and hooliganism. But, he expressed the fear that unprofessional media ... more
  • 2 days CJ Order Courts To Sit On Holidays, Weekends On Cases Involving Personal Liberty ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin-Yeboah has asked all circuit and district courts across the country to sit and adjudicate matters bordering on personal liberties on holidays, weekends and even during periods of civil unrest when their safety can be guaranteed. Justice Anin-Yeboah gave the order on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. The order is the first major decision taken by the Chief Justice since his approval on 23rd December 2019, and formally gives cognizance to the landmark ruling of the ... more
  • 2 days NUGS Want Schools Reopen For Final Year Students Only ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has backed calls for the government to reopen schools for only final year students amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. President Akufo-Addo on March 15, 2020, directed the closure of schools in the country to curb the spread of the virus has now been a matter of discussion with various groups left divided over their support or otherwise for students to return back to school. Government is however expected to finalize consultations on the ... more
  • 2 days Four Escape Death As Flood Engulfs Ho ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Volta Regional Capital, Ho is gradually becoming a flood-prone area as about 11 places have been identified to be dangerous spots in the hitherto flood-free municipality. The discoveries were made last Friday, May 29, 2020, after four persons escaped death when floodwater washed them and the vehicle in which they were commuting into a storm drain at one of the identified flood-prone spots. The four, a driver and three passengers, were driving in a Toyota Corolla Hiring saloon veh ... more
  • 2 days Ghana Boxing Lifts Ban On Coach Akai Nettey, Others ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Executive Board of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has finally lifted a ban placed on Coach Vincent Akai Nettey, Osman Brew, and John Clottey, for misconduct earlier this year. The three officials were banned for three months for misconducting themselves during the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa Super Bantamweight bout between Isaac Sackey and Wasiru Mohamed. This was after a disagreement over the decision of the referee in the said fight which saw Mohamed declare ... more
  • 2 days Prioritise Establishment Of Emergency Units In Hospitals – Emergency Medicine Society ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Emergency Medicine Society of Ghana (EMSOG) has called on managers of health facilities to prioritise the establishment of emergency medicine units in their hospitals. That, the Society said, would help increase access to emergency services across the country and reduce preventable deaths and disabilities resulting from lack of timely emergency care and interventions. These were in a statement signed by Dr Daniel Osei-Kwame, Interim President of EMSOG, and issued in Kumasi ... more
  • 2 days ‘Trotro’ Drivers Solicit Help From Ashaiman NPP Parliamentary Candidate To Stop City Authorities ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Ashaiman commercial drivers have thronged the residence of Alhaji Labaran Yakubu, New Patriotic Party 39;s (NPP) parliamentary candidate for Ashaiman, seeking his intervention in a long standing impasse between them and city authorities. According to the 39;trotro 39; drivers, the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) and the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly 39;s (ASHMA) taskforce had decided to arrest all drivers that pick and alight passengers on the main road in town. ... more
  • 2 days Newly Constituted Board Of Directors For Kotoko Given Targets ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Manhyia Palace on Thursday constituted a new Board of Directors for Asante Kotoko Sporting Club, following the expiration of the term of office of the previous board. The newly constituted board to be chaired by Dr. Kwame Kyei, according to a statement from the Palace signed by Mr. Kofi Badu, Chief of Staff said the new board was carefully chosen to blend continuity with a combination of corporate dynamism and integrity. He added that, the new board would also be expected to e ... more
  • 2 days Make Free Pads Part Of Free Education – NGO ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Government has been urged to make provision of sanitary pads to girls a compulsory aspect of the country 39;s free education system to encourage them to remain in school. Madam Idrrisu Suraya Kpabiya, Director of Inspire To Act, a women inclined non-governmental organisation, who made the call, said this would also encourage out-of-school girls to go to school as it would be a motivation for them. She made the call in an interview with the GNA when the Inspire To Act presente ... more
  • 3 days Bukom Banku and his third wife are serving us the best couple goals Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Bukom Banku and his third wife are serving us the best couple goals today.</p> <p class="">Controversial boxer, Braimah Kamoko, popularly known Bukom Banku has flaunted his third wife in a recent photo.</p> <p class="">The boxer who is expected to hold a programme on the screens of Accra based GHOne TV introduced his third wife to media personality, Nana Aba Anamoah.</p> <p class="">In a post cited by Pulse.com.gh, the screen goddess said “Chairman came over to introduce his 3rd wife to me. “Baby, meet Nana Aba. She’s your Morda-in-law” he said Folded hands Red heart.”</p> <p class=""><strong>Below is a photo ... more
  • 3 days How to make plantain pizza Pulse -LS
    <p class="">One of the beauties of plantain is that you can never run out of recipes to use it for.</p> <p class="">This plantain pizza is perfect for a special breakfast meal, lunch or even dinner.</p> <p class=""><strong>Ingredients</strong></p> <p class="">1 large Plantain</p> <p class="">3 cups of flour</p> <p class="">1/3 cup of butter (75 grams)</p> <p class="">1/2 teaspoon of baking powder</p> <p class="">1/2 cup of milk</p> <p class="">1 egg</p> <p class="">1/4 cup of sugar</p> <p class="">A pinch of Salt</p> <p class="">3 tablespoons of Vegetable Oil</p> <p class="">4 cooking spoons of Tomato/pepper blend mix</p> <p class="">1 large Chicken Breast (sliced thinly)</p> <p class="">1 ... more
  • 3 days Moesha Boduong has all the fashion tips for a coronavirus season photoshoot Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Knowing who Moesha is, an everyday photoshoot is a non-negotiable part of her.</p> <p class="">Following the lifting of the lockdown in the epicentres of the country, Miss Boduong made sure she made it count, more than any other influencer.</p> <p class="">Adorned in several outfits, the Ghanaian actress complimented her styles with either some nice heels or no shoes at all and natural long hairstyle that perfectly fits her looks.</p> <p class="">Her figure, which is mostly talked about stood out as a potent figure in her gorgeous dresses.</p> <p class="">After posting that she uses body enhancement products to keep her ... more
  • 3 days A touching photo shows how two newlyweds shared their first kiss through face masks. Pulse -LS
    <p class="">These two Ghanaians shared their first kiss as couples through their face masks.</p> <p class="">Following the outbreak of the pandemic coronavirus, health experts have directed the need for social distancing and the use of face mask while stepping out.</p> <p class="">Though the ban on public gatherings is still in progress, hence, forcing couples to postpone and cancel their wedding dates, these two were not deterred.</p> <p class="">Dela and Naana tied the knot in a modest ceremony at the Kempinski Hotel Gold Coast City, Accra amid the coronavirus crisis.</p> <p class="">The couple, who were photographed sharing a passionate kiss through ... more
  • 3 days Osebor: The fashionista dazzles in another “skirt” and he is proving to be the Ghanaian Drip God Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Osebor is ignoring all of the criticisms and is ready to give birth to a culture of men wearing dresses and skirts in Ghana.</p> <p class="">Osebor, real name Richard Brown, first made headlines in the Ghanaian media space when he showed up as Nana Aba Anamoah’s baby daddy.</p> <p class="">Since then, Osebor, who owns a popular boutique in Accra, has found himself in the news over a couple of times with his choice of fashion.</p> <p class="">Despite being ridiculed for wearing skirts and dresses, he appeared not to be “bothered”, as he continues to dazzle in these outfits.</p> <p ... more
  • 3 days Coronavirus: ‘Don’t Go To Church, You’ll Die’ — Malema Warns Against Opening Churches, Schools [Watch] ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    South Africa rsquo;s firebrand opposition politician Julius Malema has advised people not to fall for the ldquo;trap rdquo; of going to church, saying they will die after contracting coronavirus. Places of worship are set to reopen from 1 June after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced an easing of lockdown restrictions to level three ndash; but only 50 or less people will be allowed inside at any time. On Thursday, Mr Malema said the reopening of churches would expose worshi ... more
  • 3 days Covid-19 Pandemic A ‘Major Threat’ To Africa’s Development – AU ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The chairperson of the African Union, Cyril Ramaphosa, who is also the President of South Africa has said the coronavirus pandemic is a major threat to developing countries rsquo; efforts to meet their development goals ndash; which include targets on education, health and eradicating poverty. Addressing a UN meeting on how to handle the pandemic rsquo;s economic fallout, the South African president repeated a call for debts to be halted for a period of two years and for debt rel ... more
  • 3 days Testing Officers For COVID-19 Should Be Continuous Process — Nima Divisional Commander  ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Divisional Commander in Charge of Nima Divisional Police Headquarters, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Abraham Quaye, has made a passionate appeal for the testing of police personnel and inmates to be a continuous process in the wake of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. The continuous testing of officers and inmates will enable us to know who has contracted the virus and those who do not have it, he submitted. ACP Quaye made the appeal while speaking to a ... more
  • 3 days Mavis Ama Frimpong Making Strides With ‘Community Action Against COVID-19’ Project ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    As the world continues to battle to contain and manage the novel Coronavirus pandemic, outpouring of global solidarity and support has become a shared challenge. It is against this backdrop that the Parliamentary Candidate on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress in the Abirem Constituency, Obaatanpa Mavis Ama Frimpong, has moved in to distribute Covid-19 preventive items to residents in her constituency. In responding to the National call on all organizations and ind ... more
  • 3 days President Akufo-Addo Committed To Equitable Distribution Of Health Facilities—Dr. Bawumia  ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has reiterated President Akufo-Addo 39;s commitment to providing an equitable distribution of healthcare facilities across the country. The Akufo-Addo government has undertaken extensive health infrastructure projects in rural communities across the country, and with the Coronavirus pandemic exposing the nation 39;s deficit in equitable spread of facilities, President Akufo-Addo has announced an audacious investment to build 88 new distr ... more
  • 3 days A marriage can continue after a partner cheats; here’s how Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Your relationship can still survive for long and be filled with happiness despite infidelity.</p> <h1>Cheating does not always have to be the end of a relationship and if you have had to deal with an unfaithful partner, there are ways to save your relationship after a partner cheats.</h1> <p class="">It sounds ridiculous and it is uncommon but sometimes, unfaithfulness <a href="https://www.pulse.ng/lifestyle/relationships-weddings/cheating-can-be-beneficial-to-your-relationship-expert-says-id7537538.html" id="9de096ba-9a54-4d3d-92d7-1aeea0ae2bb9">could bring two people closer</a> and could be what spurs them into a beautiful, lasting phase of better understanding and a stronger bond.</p> <p class="">This is because sometimes, cheating is only but a mistake; a one off thing ... more
  • 3 days Withdraw Public Universities Bill Now – Prof. Atuguba ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Dean of the University of Ghana School of Law (UGSL), Professor Raymond Atuguba is asking the Minister of Education to withdraw the Public Universities Bill which is currently before Parliament. According to him, the Bill needs to be thrown out because it goes against the country rsquo;s laws and would only take numerous amendments to make it ldquo;constitutionally wholesome rdquo;. Prof. Atuguba, who had earlier threatened to possibly resign and take legal action if the ... more
  • 3 days Upper East Bans Six Districts From Fertilizer Distribution ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Some six districts in the Upper East Region have been restrained from dealing with sales and distribution of subsidized fertilizer to farmers due to incessant reported cases of smuggling. According to the Regional Director of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Francis Ennor, only nine districts could provide the services to farmers during the present cropping season. The restricted districts are Kassena Nankana West District, Bawku West and Bawku Municipal, Pusiga, Garu and ... more
  • 3 days CID Invites Bernard Mornah Over ‘Threats’ Against EC ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has invited the National Chairman of the People 39;s National Convention (PNC) Bernard Mornah for questioning over alleged threats he made against Electoral Commission (EC). He is due to be at the CID headquarters at 10 am on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. According to an invitation letter extended to him and signed by Deputy Director General of CID, DCOP Barima Tweneboah Sasraku II, the CID is investigating the threats ... more
  • 3 days Free SHS Will Become Real For Every Ghanaian Child – Akufo-Addo ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    President Akufo-Addo says he would ensure that the Free Senior High School programme becomes real for every Ghanaian child. Thus, with the successful implementation of the programme, he would ensure that during his time in government, more senior high schools would be built across the country to improve access to education for the accelerated development of the nation. ldquo;It is the ambition that we will be able to plant senior secondary schools all across the country so that acce ... more
  • 3 days Covid-19: Mental Illness High In Kumasi ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Anxiety over the outbreak of COVID-19 - the fear of catching the virus combined with depression caused by the collapse of businesses, has led to an upsurge of mental illness in Kumasi, Ghana 39;s second largest city. The Psychiatry Unit of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), a specialist mental facility for the middle belt and northern sectors, has been seeing more mental cases in the aftermath of the lifting of the partial lockdown, imposed in Greater Kumasi, and other parts of ... more
  • 4 days Extend training for police recruits to 12 months – Police administration urged ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Police administration has been urged to consider reviewing the training duration for police recruits from six months to a maximum of twelve months. Social Commentator and Youth Activist Mr Kwabena Frimpong believes that the police are responsible for the prevention and detection of crime and the maintenance of public law and order but the period of training is woefully adequate to equip them physically and mentally for this challenges. He is of the view that their professi ... more
  • 4 days GALVmed announces three new projects to accelerate animal healthcare in West Africa ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Global Alliance for Livestock Veterinary Medicines (GALVmed) has announced partnerships with three animal health companies in West Africa in a bid to accelerate improved availability of animal health medicines and vaccines to smallholder farmers in the region. The three new partners are Cowtribe (Ghana and Nigeria), LAPROVET (Senegal) and Afrivet (Cote d 39;Ivoire). Livestock disease remains a critical constraint for smallholders in Africa. It is estimated that the cost of livestock ... more
  • 4 days GHc70 bougie mashkey sparks conversation on Ghana Twitter Pulse -LS
    <p class="">The finer things of life are loved by people when they can afford it.</p> <p class="">Food being expensive has always been relative with regards to the purchasing power of the buyer. </p> <p class="">On a typical day in Accra, buying Waakye with meat and fish to the tune of GHc10 seems normal. But the same GHc10 in some parts of Ghana is feeding money for an entire family.</p> <figure class="image" align="center"> <img src="http://ocdn.eu/images/pulscms/MmQ7MDA_/02aaa7c9e09214d3f38cab82b2111a0c.jpg" alt="GHc70 bougie mashkey sparks conversation on Ghana Twitter (Photo: Twitter @zubaidah_x)"> <figcaption>GHc70 bougie mashkey sparks conversation on Ghana Twitter (Photo: Twitter @zubaidah_x)</figcaption> </figure> <p class="">GHc1 cedi ... more
  • 4 days Attempts To Reopen Schools Reckless And Dangerous—Madam Edwina Okuadjo Okai ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Proprietress of Awopedec Social School and a Philanthropist, Madam Edwina Okuadjo Okai, has argued that as the government anticipates to lift the ban on schools in the wake of rising cases of COVID-19 pandemic in Ghana, it should also think about how the lives of teachers and students will be put at high risk. She has, therefore, urged President Nana Akufo-Addo to hold on with the reopening of schools in the country. Madam Edwina Okuadjo Okai who described reopening of sch ... more
  • 4 days 2.7 Million Untrained Teachers In Sub-Saharan Africa Impacted By COVID-19—New UNESCO Data ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Peter Tabichi joined the TEACHERS OF THE WORLD UNITE summit, where nine task forces were launched to give thousands of teachers from every corner of the world a voice at the top table for the first time New data released today by UNESCO s Teacher Task Force show that in sub-Saharan Africa nearly half (42% or 2.7 million) of all the 6.4 million primary and secondary teachers impacted by coronavirus school closures are untrained. This is only exacerbating the impact of the crisis as teachers a ... more
  • 4 days “Menstrual Periods Don’t Stop During COVID-19 Pandemic” – Says WaterAid ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    As the world struggle to find ways and means to eliminate the novel Corona-virus (COVID-19) which is ravaging the earth surface like a widespread fire, is like almost all attention by governments, policy makers, Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) are directed in that course. It is in this light that WaterAid Ghana is appealing to government functionaries, policy makers as well as CSOs to help women and girls get basic essential menstrual period products during pandemics. Accor ... more
  • 4 days This World Menstrual Hygiene Day, Let’s Put #SheFirst ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Paree announces a landmark lsquo;Period Leave rsquo; policy for its women workforce May 28 2020, Bangalore: Paree, a young Indian homegrown sanitary napkin brand has been championing the cause of menstrual hygiene by positioning sanitary pads as essential and to make them accessible to as many women as possible especially those who need it the most. Through its SheFirst PadsAreEssential campaign, Paree started a dialogue around how women are the backbone of ... more
  • 4 days Stacy Amoateng and husband are serving us the best couple goals as they celebrate their 15th marriage anniversary Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Media personality, Stacy Amoateng is no doubt one of the outspoken personalities who doubles as a successful entrepreneur.</p> <p class="">The award-winning personality and her husband who also works in the media Okyeame Quophi are celebrating 15 years of marriage.</p> <p class="">The screen goddess and her husband keeps inspiring us and makes us believe in love again amid all the celebrity breakups and divorce.</p> <p class="">As they celebrate their anniversary, Stacy took to her Instagram page to thank God for seeing them through their journey as husband and wife.</p> <p class="">She also showered praises on her Man for his undying ... more
  • 4 days Transforming Lives, Savana Signatures’ InnovationChanges The Course Of Health Education ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The world threat, COVID-19 has left every soul in dilemma, resulting in frustration, panic, hunger and uncertainty among individuals in all aspects of life and has thus intensified the vulnerability of young people. Seeking for health solution is increasingly becoming difficult to access, particularly in the Northern part of Ghana where borders are loose and all the five regions with a population of 4,228,116 (Population and Housing Census, 2010) depend on a recently modified COVI ... more
  • 4 days 43-Year-Old Galamseyer Stabbed To Death In Ahafo ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    An illegal miner at Ntotroso in Ahafo Region, John Sarfo affectionately called Nigeria Man aged 43 years, married with three children has been stabbed to death at a galamsey site during a confrontation. An associate and eye - witness to the incident, Kwadwo Bright, explained, on Tuesday, 27th May 2020, in the evening he had a call from a friend to assist him to convey loads or samples from the site so he called the deceased to accompany them. He narrated that they setoff for t ... more
  • 4 days Women, period pain and the workplace Pulse -LS
    <p class="">It is very easy to talk, generally, about periods because every woman experiences it at some point in her life. </p> <p class="">It is however different when it comes to discussing period pain because all women experience it differently and at varying degrees. Whiles others have a normal period, some women are also faced with painful periods.</p> <p class="">For a very long time, many cultures perceived menstrual blood to be “dirty blood” and when a woman was menstruating she was not allowed to mingle freely with everyone else. Those days are so long behind us, thank God; You say, ... more
  • 4 days Hon Abla Dzifa Gomashie has expressed shock upon Wisdom Ofoli Lanyo killing ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Hon Abla Dzifa Gomashie has expressed great shock upon learning about the killing of a 32-year-old Wisdom Ofoli Lanyo at Denu. Wisdom is believed to have been murdered by a certain Prosper Setordzi, a suspicion the Chief Fisherman of Denu, Moses Lanyo shared with the NDC parliamentary candidate when she paid a visit to the home of the deceased. Hon Dzifa Gomashie expressed great hope that the police will ensure a smooth and quick process that would ensure that justice is duly served. ... more
  • 4 days Over 8000 people has benefited from free distribution of nose masks in Ketu South constituency ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Some over 8000 market women, motto riders, drivers, passengers and vendors in the Ketu South constituency have benefited from a distribution of nose masks exercise undertaken by the NDC parliamentary candidate for the area. Hon Abla Dzifa Gomashie begun the distribution exercise after a recent call on her by a delegation comprised of the National and Regional Youth of the Party, to discuss among other issues, the impact of the global pandemic, the COVID-19. The masks were distributed ... more
  • 4 days He makes me feel indebted and then I apologize for trying to break up: This is how manipulative men thrive in relationships Pulse -LS
    <p class="">Emotional blackmail, gaslighting, fear and uncertainty... this story of emotional abuse has it all.</p> <h1>When Toni** was going to leave for NYSC in 2017, she did not think she was going to fall in love, get into a relationship and become stuck in the unsavoury situation she now finds herself in.</h1> <p class="">But, as with almost everything in life, there were curveballs that ensured her service year was not as fun-filled and undramatic as she had thought it would be. Before the end of one year, so many things had changed for her– body, soul and mind-wise.</p> <p class="">And ... more
  • 4 days Release MPs COVID-19 Test Results; Many World Leaders Didn’t Hide Their Results – Ablakwa To Parliament ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu Constituency, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has called for the full disclosure of the COVID-19 test results of Members of Parliament and Parliamentary staff. ldquo;There should be nothing to hide. Let us lead by example and in a way that avoids entrenching stigmatization which is becoming a major challenge in the national coronavirus response. Many world leaders and institutions of repute have not concealed the result of their tests, the Gha ... more
  • 4 days NHIS Registers Cadet Officers At Military Academy ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    The National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) on Tuesday, May, 26 embarked on a Special Registration exercise at the Ghana Military Academy, Whistler Barracks in Teshie, Accra. It is mandatory that cadets have valid NHIS cards at all Military Reception stations and other Military Health Posts. Officers from the Kpeshie NHIS district office set up there to register fresh cadets scheduled for graduation in August 2020. Instructors and other officers and their family relations ... more
  • 4 days Sunyani: Traders Defy COVID-19 Directive To Storm ‘Wednesday’ Market ModernGhana -Lifestyle
    Some traders in the Sunyani Municipality and its environs on Tuesday broke the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) control measures and stormed the shutdown Nana Bosoma market, location for the weekly Wednesday trading activities in Sunyani. The Sunyani Municipal Assembly and its COVID-19 Taskforce a month ago closed down the market to ensure social and physical distancing among other measures against the spread of the COVID-19. Consequently, the Assembly and the Sunyani Traditiona ... more
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