The voters’ registration exercise by the Electoral Commission saw registrants trooping into the Odododiodoo Constituency as early as 4 am. Chief among the things observed was a disregard for Covid-19 protocols like registrants wearing a face mask and ensuring social distance amongst them. None compliance of social distancing was witnessed at almost all the centres visited as a result of people not willing to create any distance between them and others.
Category: Touching lives- Hospital ministry, prisons, psychiatrics, orphanages, widows, support for needy, covid-19 donations, NGOs, etc
The president and CEO of Christianity Today says in a new editorial that churches should consider making “biblical restitution” to African Americans for the sins of slavery, segregation and racial injustice by setting up financial funds “to make it right.”
All the 117 inmates of the Wa Central Prisons have tested negative for Covid-19, Assistant Director of Prisons, Upper West Regional Commander of the Ghana Prisons Service, Francis Selorm Hagbe has stated.
While on the way to school, Phoebe Rusell saw some homeless people on the street. She became curious and sad. Her questions and further initiatives led to a movement that, to this date, has fed about 180.000 people in her community.
Days after marching with thousands in a George Floyd demonstration in downtown Houston, Texas, televangelist Joel Osteen said Monday that he thinks Floyd’s death represents a “turning point” and the incident “ignited” something in him.
After the death in custody of George Floyd sparked nationwide protests about racism in law enforcement, the Minneapolis city council said it will rebuild the police department.
Nurses play an essential role in our everyday lives. While many Americans are sheltering in place due to stay-at-home orders, nurses and other healthcare professionals head to work each day to care for patients. Nurses also have their worries at home – loss of jobs for their spouses, perhaps kids with no childcare, bringing COVID-19 and other illnesses home to their families.
A recent Census Bureau survey of 42,000 adults found that “24% of [the respondents] showed clinical signs of severe depression, and 30% showed signs of anxiety.” According to the study, “The rate of anxiety and depression were highest among young adults, women, and the poor.”
Warning that the world could experience a 30-year setback in the fight against extreme poverty without intervention amid the coronavirus pandemic, evangelical Christian humanitarian aid organization World Vision has launched a $350 million campaign to help some 72 million people globally with pastors as key players.
The Chairperson of the Board of Trustees for the Covid-19 National Trust Fund Justice Sophia Akuffo has revealed that the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) will offer tax incentives to the individuals and companies who have donated to the Trust Fund.