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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson ‘owes his life to NHS staff’

Boris Johnson has said he owes his life to the NHS staff treating him for coronavirus. In a statement released by No 10, the prime minister, 55, thanked medics at


Coronavirus: India to extend nationwide lockdown, state minister says

India will extend a strict nationwide lockdown imposed last month to stop the spread of the coronavirus, a top official says. On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video


Coronavirus: Borders remain closed until further notice – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has extended the partial lockdown on Accra, Tema, Kasoa and Kumasi by a week more. He also says the country’s borders will remain closed until further notice.


Your safety is government’s top priority – Akufo-Addo to Health Workers

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has assured all health workers in the country that his administration has as its frontline agenda, the safety of all health care practitioners in the country.

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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson spends second night in intensive care

Boris Johnson has spent a second night in intensive care as he continues to receive treatment for coronavirus. The PM is being kept at St Thomas’ Hospital in London “for


Coronavirus: Ghana’s low death rate as a result of adherence to directives – Nsiah-Asare

Special Advisor to President Akufo-Addo on health, Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare, has said that Ghana’s low death rate in relation to the novel coronavirus is the fact that health workers and

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Coronavirus: Trump voices hope for ‘levelling-off’ in US hotspots

President Donald Trump has expressed hope coronavirus cases were “levelling off” in US hotspots, saying he saw “light at the end of the tunnel”. On Sunday, New York, the epicentre


Coronavirus: Ecuadorian city runs out of coffins amid coronavirus crisis

Ecuador’s government has begun storing the bodies of victims of the coronavirus in giant refrigerated containers as hundreds of deaths in the city of Guayaquil, the center of the country’s


New York: Bronx zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

A tiger at New York’s Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19, the institution said Sunday, and is believed to have contracted the virus from a caretaker who was asymptomatic