Nigeria confirms third coronavirus case

Nigeria has confirmed a third case of coronavirus, a 30-year-old Nigerian woman who flew into the commercial city of Lagos from the UK on 13 March. Lagos State's Ministry of Health tweeted that she was in self-Isolation when she developed symptoms. She is receiving care at Mainland General Hospital. Nigeria reported sub-Saharan Africa's

King Promise sells out major London concert

Award-winning Ghanaian music sensation, King Promise, last Sunday sold out the famous Scala live event centre in London. https://www.instagram.com/p/B9hvmGonyh5/ King Promise had previously sold out two other events in Berlin and Hamburg all in Germany, reports the Business and Financial Times newspaper. Scala now plays host to many eclectic club nights and has

Gloria Sarfo wins Best Supporting Actress award at AMVCA

Actress, Gloria Sarfo, has swept the award for Best Supporting Actress at the 2020 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA). She was nominated for her role in Shirley Frimping Manso's ‘Perfect Picture: 10 Years Later’. https://twitter.com/bellanaija/status/1238919858974330887?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1238919858974330887&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.myjoyonline.com%2Fentertainment%2Fgloria-sarfo-wins-best-supporting-actress-award-at-amvca%2F Gloria Safo was the only Ghanaian nominated for this year's AMVCA. The actress beat Nigeria’s Toni Tones, Eucharia

GFA suspends all football competitions

  The Ghana Football Association following the directives given by the President of the Republic on Sunday, March 15, 2020, has suspended all its competitions with immediate effect until further notice. In a statement released last week, the GFA announced that while all competitions will go ahead as scheduled it will continue

Government bans church activities, funerals, other public gatherings

President Akufo-Addo has banned all public gatherings including conference, workshops, funerals, festivals, political rallies and church activities and related events as part of measures to stop the spread of coronavirus in the country. President Akufo-Addo has banned all public gatherings including conference, workshops, funerals, festivals, political rallies and church activities and

Prez Akufo-Addo shuts down schools until further notice

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the management of schools in the country to shut down effective Monday, March 16, 2020, until further notice. The President gave the order when he addressed the nation on Sunday. He said, "All universities, Senior High Schools and basic schools ie public and private schools, will be