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Top Ghana News Headlines For Today Friday, 24th April, 2020

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Top Ghana News Headlines For Today Friday, 24th April, 2020

TOP GHANA NEWS HEADLINES FOR TODAY – FRIDAY, 24TH APRIL, 2020….

BY: SV KPODO (kvincentseth@gmail.com)


>>>GENERAL NEWS HEADLINES….

*Scientific lockdown decision explained

*ECOWAS should create country-specific COVID-19 measures – Akufo-Addo

*NPP demands apology from NDC over ‘insult’

*NCA clears off Radio Tongu

*Daylight robbery incident at Tema, 2 suspects shot dead

*FULL TEXT: Mahama’s digital conversation on coronavirus

*‘Don’t copy coronavirus measures blindly, create yours’ – Akufo-Addo to ECOWAS heads

*Akufo-Addo will win 2020 – EIU Report projects

*Bridget Otoo, Manasseh Azure, Anas Amereyaw Anas among most abused, harassed journalists online

*German Government supports Ghana’s COVID-19 response measures

*NPP activist in trouble for threatening student

*Nana Osei Bonsu granted bail over forged NEIP letterhead and fake NEIP beneficiary list

*Coronavirus hits Western North Region as Chirano Gold Mine staff tests positive

*Keep receipts, day of accountability coming – Mahama to Covid-19 fund managers

*Coronavirus: Stop the attacks on opposition voices – Mahama to govt appointees

*Coronavirus: Postpone elections if cases, fatalities are at its peak by November – Governance Expert

*Coronavirus: Chirano following all precautionary measures after employee tested positive

*2020 election: There’s no way we won’t have a new voters register – Boadu

*We trust our results and still stand by it – FDA to COA Herbal

*Coronavirus response: Face mask mandatory in Accra

*Ghana allays fears as UN warns global hunger could double due to COVID-19

*Order NHIA to pay service providers – An octogenarian tells President

*Bono Region lifts ban on tricycle business

*Coronavirus: Let’s intensify education to contain community spread – GHS

*Hospital threatens to suspend services over insecurity of workers

*Wear recommended three-layered face masks – FDA warns

*Protect each other from contracting COVID-19 – Catholic Bishop advises Ghanaians

*NHIA provides clarification on its GHC250,000 donation to Relief Fund

*COVID-19 Trust Fund gets GHc1.3 million more

*There’s no connection between coronavirus and 5G – ICT Professionals Ghana

*Residents in Western Region express fear over lockdown removal

*Coronavirus: FDA cautions public to examine products before purchasing

*Parts of Takoradi flooded following a downpour

*How new proposed US restrictions on chip-making equipment will affect Africa

*Tourism Ministry makes fourth coronavirus donation

*Social distancing: STC reduces sitting capacity by 50%

*GH¢250k donation to COVID-19 Fund part of our responsibility – NHIA

*Filth engulfs Accra four days after lockdown

*KNUST researchers develop ventilator to support coronavirus treatment

*Coronavirus: Don’t neglect other health issues – WHO warns

*Ghana’s low coronavirus cases due to Akufo-Addo’s ‘bold’ decisions – Afede

*NGOs advocate support to PLHIV, sex workers in the midst of coronavirus pandemic

*We don’t expect fuel prices to drop further – COPEC to Government

*Fire guts premix fuel station at Yeji

*130 motorbikes impounded for breaching social distancing directives

*‘Give us a theatre’ – Navro-Pio appeals to President Akufo-Addo

*56-year-old shoemaker’s request for food during lockdown gets answered

*5 suspected ‘murderers’ of Sogakope Assemblyman to spend 4 weeks in prison on remand

*You’re a ‘pillar of hope, peacemaker, unifier’ – NPP Nasara Coordinator celebrates Chief Imam

*I’ve good plans for Koforidua – Free Zones CEO

*33-year-old man killed at Mankessim

*Coronavirus: District breakdown of cases in Accra

*Chief Imam is a national asset – Veep Bawumia

*Decision to lift lockdown honest – Koku Anyidoho

*Sex workers facing deportation despite testing negative

*We criticize Akufo-Addo because we’re truly concerned about Ghana – Sammy Gyamfi

*Bolgatanga pregnant coronavirus patient tests negative

*Coronavirus: Let’s intensify education to contain community spread – GHS

*Coronavirus: Lifting lockdowns could see virus ‘reignite’ – WHO warns

*Nene Sakite II launches Covid-19 Emergency Fund at Odumase-Krobo

*Gold Coast Matcom Limited donates to police

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>>>SPORTS NEWS HEADLINES….

*CEO of Ashgold resigns

*Former Hearts & Kotoko winger Ollenu Ashitey signs for Eleven Wonders

*Kotoko chases Shakhter Karagandy for ‘Solidarity Contribution’ of Gideon Baah

*Five sins of Kurt Okraku’s GFA according to Palmer

*Kwasi Appiah was right to take captaincy from Gyan and give it to Ayew – Rahim Ayew

*Go for money – Thomas Partey’s father tells son

*Forgive ‘remorseful’ Wakaso – Ghanaians told

*Shaibu Yakubu hits back at Asamoah Gyan for claiming he could have won GPL goal king

*My hustle inspires my son to perform better – Partey’s father

*Ex-Asante Kotoko goalie Michael Abu completes Eleven Wonders move

*Begovic and Davies to compete online to aid coronavirus response

*Amos Frimpong names his best Asante Kotoko XI

*Losing 2015 AFCON final more painful than missing out on World Cup semis – Jonathan Mensah

*You can’t force players to accept pay cuts – Asante Kotoko CEO

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>>>BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES…

*Africa to lose US$11bn in remittances this year due to coronavirus – World Bank

*Nana Bosoma weekly market in Sunyani closed down

*Coronavirus: Bolgatanga market days take a new trend

*Reinforce balance sheet of banks to cope with coronavirus disruptions – Consultant tells BoG

*I don’t think anyone can complain that food is expensive in Ghana – Agric Minister

*5 ways Ghanaians can save money during Coronavirus season

*STC reduces sitting capacity by 50%

*Export 70% of your products to qualify for Free Zones – GFZA CEO

*Coronavirus: Government seeks US$100m from IFAD to boost agric

*Ghana’s debt-to-GDP to hit 76.8% after severe coronavirus shock — Fitch

*Defer some projects over fall crude oil price – Energy Expert tells Govt

*Govt’ll face $800million revenue gap in 2020 budget over oil price fall – Kojo Poku

*Coronavirus: Suspend UNI-PASS to curtail GH¢10bn loss – IMANI urges Akufo-Addo

*US$5bn needed to revive economy post-coronavirus – Minority Leader

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>>>ENTERTAINMENT NEWS HEADLINES…

*Juliet Ibrahim blast Iceberg Slim again, calls him ‘opportunistic and unfaithful’

*You’re wrong to think I’m beefing my friend Sarkodie – Shatta Wale

*Moans and Cuddles Episode 5: Asking for space in a relationship

*Sonnie Badu comes to the rescue of widowed single mother living in abject poverty

*My father gave me a beating that reset my brain about school – Nollywood actor Yul Edochie

*Jennifer Lopez sued $150,000 for posting photo of herself on Instagram

*‘Lunatic’ and ‘uncooked food’: Counsellor Lutterodt and Diana Asamoah trade insults

*An advise Delay gave me changed my life – DKB

*Most people who show off on social media have nothing – Yvonne Nelson

*I’ll give you free verse for your Azonto songs – Sarkodie to GH artistes

*‘Politicians become actors in election year’ – Yvonne Nelson

*RJZ preaches unbroken affection in ‘For Life’

*Coronavirus: Miss Ghana 2020 goes virtual

*Benedicta Gafah not bothered by Ken Agyapong’s allegations

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>>>AFRICA NEWS HEADLINES….

*ECOWAS appoints President Buhari to lead battle against coronavirus

*Coronavirus: South Africa hunting down the virus with thousands of health workers

*Coronavirus: Ethiopia records zero new cases in over 900 tests

*Coronavirus means low-key, cost-saving wedding for Egyptian couple

*Togo opposition chief arrested for declaring himself president

*Lockdown: Police officers beat man to death ‘for threatening to film them playing football’

*Coronavirus: Kenya quarantine escapees arrested while drinking at a bar

*U.N. agency calls for $1 trillion developing world debt write-off

*We respect Ghana’s coronavirus testing approach but we won’t do that because of its limitations – Nigeria

*My father reset my brain with beating, when I wanted to drop out of school – Yul Edochie

*Tullow exits Uganda project, sells stake to total for $575m

*Coronavirus: Botswana’s quarantined president, MPs released after testing negative

*African nations to get 300 ventilators from Jack Ma Foundation

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>>>WORLD NEWS HEADLINES….

*Trump administration details plan to pay the uninsured’s COVID-19 expenses

*Merkel warns coronavirus crisis ‘still just the beginning’

*Coronavirus: First patients injected in UK vaccine trial

*What U.S. doctors wish they had known before the coronavirus outbreak

*Another 4.4 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

*UK economy crumbles under coronavirus strain

*As virus advances, doctors rethink rush to ventilate

*Americans too scared to go to work risk losing unemployment aid, experts say

*78 COVID-19 vaccine projects launched Globally

*Trump spent years undermining global charities now crucial to fighting coronavirus

*Blood-pressure drugs are in the crosshairs of COVID-19 research

*Spotify allows fans to pay musicians directly

*U.S. House set to pass $500 billion in coronavirus relief as unemployment soars

*Bangladesh to turn back new Rohingya refugee boats – Minister

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GOOD MORNING & BE SAFE!!!


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