Month: July 2020

Merkel stresses togetherness as Germany assumes EU presidency

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has laid out her country’s priorities before the European Parliament in Strasbourg at the start of the country’s six-month stint at the helm of the EU under its rotating presidency system. Merkel focused on five areas where Europe needs to make progress in order to emerge unified and strong from the Covid-19 crisis: fundamental […]

Akufo-Addo Shocked Over Sir John Death

President Akufo-Addo has expressed shock over the death of the former General Secretary of the NPP, Kwadwo Owusu Afriyie aka Sir John. Sir John died of Coronavirus complications at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital on Wednesday night, July 1. Reports say he was taking treatment in the Intensive Care Unit of the Hospital. Reacting to […]