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Coronavirus: Togo declares 3-month public health emergency

By:brightwebtv/nana asare barimah President Faure Gnassingbé In a speech addressed to the nation on April 1, 2020, President Faure Gnassingbé declared a 3-month state public health emergency in Togo. The measure, which “has never been implemented in our country before, reflects the gravity of the crisis we are facing,” the …

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Covid-19: Share food to poor families – Mahama urges gov’t

  by;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah Former President John Mahama has appealed to government to distribute food to deprived households in the lockdown communities in Ghana in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. According to him, there is the need for trickle-down effect of the economic measures being broached by government in …

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Akufo-Addo to give account of lockdown directives on April 5

  By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimsh play videoPresident Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo   President Akufo-Addo will tomorrow April 5, 2020, give an account of the progress of the partial lockdown of Accra and Kumasi. This was disclosed by the Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah. The address is expected to be made at …

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Parliament donates 200k to COVID-19 fund

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Parliament has donated an amount of two hundred thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc200,000) into the COVID-19 trust fund. Making the donation, the Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Oquaye urged all Members of Parliament and other workers to contribute to the fund to help the fight against the …

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Coronavirus: Nana Addo to meet leaders of political parties today

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah President Nana Akufo-Addo will later today, Friday, April 3, 2020, meet the leadership of all political parties in the country to deliberate on the best measures to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus in Ghana. President Akufo-Addo has in the past held discussions with members of …

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Parliament Passes Covid-19 National Trust Fund Bill, 2020

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     Parliament on Thursday April 02 approved the report of the Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee which recommended the passing of the COVID-19 National Trust Fund Bill, 2020 under a Certificate of Urgency. The Bill was laid before Parliament on the night of Wednesday April …

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Parliament Passes The Corporate Insolvency Bill, 2019

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     Parliament has passed the Corporate Insolvency Bill, 2019 to provide a framework for the regulation of insolvency practitioners and also facilitate access to timely, efficient and impartial insolvency proceedings either directly or through the creditor’s committees. The Act will promote efficient closure and transfer of …

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Akufo-Addo inaugurates COVID-19 Trust Fund Board

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah       President Akufo-Addo and the nominees of the Covid Board of Trustees (BOT) The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Sunday, 29th March, 2020, inaugurated the Board of Trustees of the COVID-19 National Trust Fund, at a brief ceremony at Jubilee House, …

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Akufo-Addo affirms increase in Ghana’s cases of coronavirus

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday night, affirmed that 78 of the persons put under mandatory quarantine had since tested positive for the COVID-19. He said it was the additional confirmations that increased dramatically, the country’s total number of cases to 137 …

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Parliament tells staff to go home

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye Parliament has asked its staff members, with the exception of those providing critical services, to proceed on their annual leave with immediate effect to reduce the potential spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The legislative body, in a notice to …

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EC postpones voter registration exercise

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah Jean Mensa, Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) The Electoral Commission (EC) has postponed its compilation of a new voter register as a result of the novel coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Serebour Quaicoe, Director of Electoral Services told journalists after an Inter-Party Advisory Committee meeting, Wednesday, that the …

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Minority MPs walkout after Muntaka accuses Speaker of lawlessness

  by:brightwebtv/nana asare barimah bMP for Asawase constituency, Muntaka Mubarak Minority in Parliament has walked out of the House after it’s Chief Whip Muntaka Mubarak accused the Speaker of lawlessness. This was after Prof. Mike Ocquaye refused to halt proceedings over lack of quorum. The House was considering the Corporate …

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COVID-19: Parliament to temporarily relocate to AICC

  By;brightwebtv/nana asare barimah The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has hinted that the Legislature is likely to relocate to the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) to enable MPs to heed to the Social distancing measures. According to the Speaker, the Conference centre is spacious and would allow …

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