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Guinea, Burkina Faso ‘reject their citizens with coronavirus’ in Ghana

Burkina Faso and Guinea have refused to take in their citizens who tested positive for coronavirus in Ghana. On Monday Ghana announced plans to deport 8 Guinean nationals and 2 Burkinabes who have tested positive for COVID-19 in the city of Tamale, North of the country. According to officials they arrived in Ghana before the country’s borders were closed to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The government’s joint committee on health and security got them isolated after their presence in the country was revealed. But Ghana said it is…

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Uganda: Govt Obtains Aircraft to combat Desert Locusts

Uganda response group on desert locusts has actually gotten an aircraft from the Desert Locust Control Organisation of East Africa (DLCO-EA) to assist battle swarms of locusts that have actually attacked the country. The aircraft landed in Moroto airstrip on Friday evening after going through maintenance in Nairobi the day in the past, according to authorities on the team. Mr Evarist Magara, the Uganda representative for DLCO-EA, said the aircraft will be used for monitoring and aerial spray operations.  Mr Magara stated the organisation has been mainly helping Uganda react…

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