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COVID-19: Government Responses

Official Briefings, etc.

Government considering cash transfers to vulnerable groups during lockdown – Finance Minister

Source: https://citinewsroom.com/ | 31 March 2020 The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has said the government is considering the option ...

COVID-19 may compel government to present new budget – Ofori-Atta

Source: https://citinewsroom.com/ | 31 March 2020 Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has hinted that government may present a new budget to ...

Coronavirus: Government prepared for worst case scenario – Dr Nsiah Asare

Source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/ | 1 April 2020 Presidential Advisor on Health, Dr. Anthony Nsiah Asare says Ghanaians should brace themselves for ...

Ghana needs at least 1000 more respirators – Respiratory therapist

Source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/ | 28 March 2020 A respiratory therapist at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine says Ghana needs to ...

Coronavirus: Ghana National Blood Service suspends mass blood donations

Source: https://www.ghanaweb.com | 13 March 2020 In the wake of the deadly coronavirus, the Ghana National Blood Service has suspended ...

Coronavirus: Govt denies compulsory mass testing, affirms enhanced testing measure

Source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/ | 1 April 2020 The Government of Ghana has come out to clarify what it describes as a ...

Coronavirus: 2,547 people tested in Ghana as at March 30

Presidential Advisor on Health, Dr Anthony Nsiah Asare has revealed that tests have been conducted on 2,547 people so far ...

Coronavirus: I’m sad many Ghanaians misunderstood partial lockdown call – Dr Nsiah Asare

Source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/ | 31 March 2020 President Akufo-Addo's Health Advisor, Dr Nsiah Asare has indicated that many Ghanaians did not ...

Government to undertake aggressive testing for coronavirus

Source: https://www.myjoyonline.com/ | 30 March 2020 Presidential Advisor on Health, Dr Anthony Nsiah-Asare, has said the Risk Response and Social ...

Coronavirus: Ghana anticipating more reported cases – Health Minister

Source: https://www.graphic.com.gh/ | 20 March 2020 Ghana's Minister of Health, ‎Kwaku Agyemang-Manu says the country anticipates more reported case of ...