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Oh EC, But Why?

QUOTE: “The Electoral Commission (EC) has corrected the total valid votes put out during the declaration of results on December 9 [2020]. EC Chairperson, Jean Mensa, [had] declared the presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Nana Akufo-Addo, as the President-elect, based on a total of 13,433,573 valid votes […]

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Trump’s panned payroll tax deferral is mandatory for 2.2 million federal employees and military members

An estimated 2.2 million federal workers and military members cannot opt-out of the temporary payroll tax deferral ordered by President Trump, meaning that they will see larger paychecks through the end of the year but smaller paychecks early next year. Employers generally have the ability to opt-out of the deferred payroll tax, […]


WHO acknowledges ‘evidence’ of airborne transmission of coronavirus

Source: The World Health Organization (WHO) has acknowledged the possibility of an airborne spread of the novel Coronavirus. The WHO previously held that the virus only spreads through small droplets expelled from the nose and mouth of an infected person. However, on Tuesday the Geneva-based organisation acknowledged “evidence emerging” of airborne […]


The difference between Quarantine and Isolation:

Introduction Isolation and quarantine help protect the public by preventing exposure to people who have or may have a contagious disease. Isolation separates sick people with a contagious disease from people who are not sick. Quarantine separates and restricts the movement of people who were exposed to a contagious disease to see […]


Akufo-Addo goes into self quarantine after exposure to person with coronavirus

Source: President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is going into a 14-day self-quarantine after getting exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19. “On the advice of doctors, the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is from today, July 4, 2020, taking a 14-day precautionary self-isolation measure in compliance with COVID-19 protocols,” Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, the […]


Someone You Should Know-Sam Baddoo

Fleri founder and CEO, Sam Baddoo grew up in Accra, Ghana and after a relatively adventure-filled childhood, left for Morocco at age 18 to study on a United Nations scholarship. His experiences living and working there will come to shape his views on Pan-Africanism, immigration, and entrepreneurship. A serial entrepreneur […]

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Farmer remanded for unlawful damage

William Ocloo, a 54-year-old farmer, has been remanded into police custody by a Ho Circuit Court for allegedly setting ablaze a business centre belonging to one Mr Daniel Esigie. Ocloo was charged for causing unlawful damage and pleaded not guilty to the charge. The Court presided over by Mr Felix […]