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Christian Akorlie

West African bloc suspends Mali over coup, but no new sanctions

May 31 2021

ACCRA (Reuters) -West African regional bloc ECOWAS on Sunday suspended Mali's membership in response to last week's coup and said authorities must stick to a timetable for a return to democracy, but stopped short of imposing new sanctions. | Video

Ghana sends in army to enforce mining ban near rivers and lakes

Apr 28 2021

ACCRA Ghana's military has launched a nationwide operation to clear illegal miners out of its water bodies, the West African country's lands minister said in on Wednesday.

Ghana's 2021 budget projects growth at 5% as it plots recovery

Mar 12 2021

ACCRA Ghana's economy is projected to grow by around 5% in 2021, while inflation is expected to return to its targeted band of 8% plus or minus 2 percentage points, the West African nation's parliamentary affairs minister said on Friday as he presented the budget.

Ghana kicks off coronavirus vaccination campaign with COVAX shots

Mar 02 2021

ACCRA Ghana launched its coronavirus vaccination drive on Tuesday with doses from the global COVAX vaccine-sharing programme, which delivered shipments to other African countries as its vaccine rollout to developing nations accelerates.

Ghana kicks off coronavirus vaccination campaign with COVAX shots

Mar 02 2021

ACCRA Ghana began its coronavirus vaccination drive on Tuesday with 600,000 AstraZeneca doses it received from the global COVAX vaccine-sharing facility aimed at providing shots to developing nations to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVAX delivers its first vaccine shots with shipment to Ghana

Feb 24 2021

ACCRA The World Health Organization's global vaccine-sharing scheme COVAX delivered its first COVID-19 shots on Wednesday, as the race to inoculate the world's poorest people and tame the pandemic accelerates.

COVAX delivers its first vaccine shots with shipment to Ghana

Feb 24 2021

ACCRA The World Health Organization's global vaccine-sharing scheme COVAX delivered its first COVID-19 shots on Wednesday, as the race to inoculate the world's poorest people and tame the pandemic accelerates.

UPDATE 3-COVAX delivers its first vaccine shots with shipment to Ghana

Feb 24 2021

* Aims to narrow vaccine gap between rich and poorer countries

Ghana president Akufo-Addo promises economic boost after election win

Dec 10 2020

ACCRA Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo has won a second four-year term in office, the election commission said on Wednesday, following a tightly contested vote that was tainted by violence in which five people died. | Video

Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo wins re-election with 51.59% of vote

Dec 09 2020

ACCRA (Reuters) -Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo has won re-election with 51.59% of the vote, beating his predecessor and old rival John Mahama, results from the election commission showed on Wednesday.

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