Thirteen (13) new infections of the novel coronavirus have been confirmed in the Western Region, shooting the region’s case count to one hundred and twenty-four (124).
Deputy Western Regional Minister, Gifty Eugenia Kusi has hinted that markets that fail to adhere to COVID-19 preventive etiquette will be shut down. She assessed that most markets in the region hardly comply with protocols issued by the government in preventing a community spread of the novel coronavirus.
The Department of Social Welfare in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis reports of a rise in cases of incest and defilement in peri-urban communities, most of which are from separated marriages.
The National Media Commission (NMC) says it has no power to ban “money doublers”, whose activities have been on ascendancy recently on television stations in the country.
Eighteen nationals of two neighbouring countries have been sent back to their countries after coming into Ghana through an unidentified illegal route at Sewum in the Aowin Municipality of the Western North Region.