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The President Addresses The Nation: Health Wokers, Business Owners, Citizens To Enjoy Divers Benefits, Plus More – Akufo-Addo

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President Nana Akuffo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo has delivered yet another address to the nation last night on 6th of April, 2020, and has, in hiss address, enumerated a few things that he and his government see helpful for the Ghanaian citizen in these times of Covid-19, and its lockdown.

The president made it clear, that whether the lockdown will be ended or extended, is being discussed as at now and will be communicated latet this week. Today marks the beginning of the second week of the two-week lockdown.

“Decisions will be driven by science and available data”, the president said concerning the lockdown.

However, to make this second week of lockdown much bareable, Mr Akufo-Addo, in his address, has charged the Ghana Water Company Ltd, and the Electricity Company of Ghana to ensure a stable water and electricity supply during this period. He further added that “government will absorb the water bills for all Ghanaians for the next three months, i.e. April, May and June. All water tankers, public and private-owned, are also going to be mobilised to ensure the supply of water to all vulnerable communities”.

Here are some other things he said that might be of interest to you:

1. Government, in collaboration with the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI), Business & Trade Associations, and selected commercial and rural ranks, will roll out a soft loan scheme up to a total of six hundred million cedis(GH¢600 million), which will have a one-year moratorium and two-year repayment period for macro, mediam and micro scale businesses.

2. An insurance package, with an assured sum of Gh¢350,000 for each health personnel and allied professionals at the forefront of the fight, has been put in place, with a daily allowance of Gh¢150 being paid to contact tracers.

3. Government has also decided that all health workers will not pay taxes on their emoluments for the next three months, i.e. April, May and June.

4. Furthermore, all frontline health workers will receive an additional allowance of 50% of their basic salary per month, i.e. for March, April, May and June. The March allowance will be paid alongside that of April.

5. The Ministry of Transport is also making available, for free, ‘Aayalolo’ buses to convey health workers in Accra, Tema, Kumasi and Kasoa to and from work, along specific routes, for the entire duration of the restrictions.

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Frederick Nuetei Nortey known professionally as Frederick Nortey is a Ghanaian Celebrity Blogger and publicist.He founded fredericknuetei.com an entertainment website and blog that primarily publishes news about Ghanaian Celebrities.

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“Shatta Wale And I Have Not Spoken Since Our Clash On Hitz FM” – Joint 77 Reveals

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Few weeks ago, you would recall when Joint 77 was on Hitz FM and the whole Shatta Wale thing came up. 

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“I’m asking people to come for my car and the whole heated argument”. He was on the show, Hitz Gallery with Dr Pounds and he was just asked if he has spoken to Shatta after the incident, he was like no, has not spoken to him. 

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He also has a show today and was again asked if he invited Shatta, he said he did not invite him but he won’t hesitate to give him the microphone if he shows up. 

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Kelvyn Boy Launches “Blackstar” Album And Give Reasons Why He Chose That Name

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Kelvyn Boy Launches “Blackstar” Album And Give Reasons Why He Chose That Name

Afrobeat musician, Kelvyn Boy last night launched his “Blackstar” album at the Silicon House in Tesano. 

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We saw performances from Kofi Mole, Twitch, Quamina MP, Efya, Manifest and JoeyB, it was amazing. For him, he wanted a touch of Ghana there and wanted to put Ghana on the map. Right now when you go on google and google Black Stars, you will see football players and Kelvyn Boy”, he said. 

Kelvyn Boy – Blackstar – pre-order Apple:

https://music.apple.com/us/album/blackstar/1537069807?ls=1&app=itunes

Kelvyn Boy – Blackstar – pre-save Feature FM:

https://ffm.to/cruxkelvynboy-blackstar

Kelvyn Boy – Watch Nobody (incl. Apple Music pre-save):

https://lnk.to/CruxKelvynBoy-WatchNobody

Kelvyn Boy – Style (incl. Apple Music pre-save):

https://lnk.to/CruxKelvynBoy-Style

Please watch some of the performances in the video below. 

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