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October, 2018

  • 16 October

    Rawlings will never be a hero – Kennedy Agyapong

    The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has said that former President Jerry John Rawlings lacks integrity. He said Rawlings has committed a lot of atrocities for anyone to see him as a hero. The maverick politician made these comments on a recent documentary by Joy News titled: …

  • 4 October

    Study hard, engage experts to bring out real issues-Journalists told

    The Executive Director of Plan Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPPAG), Mrs Abena Adubea Amoah Acheampong has charged journalists in the country and beyond to endeavor to study hard and engage health experts to gain adequate knowledge and information on sexual and reproductive health issues confronting people to be able to …

September, 2018

  • 27 September

    Health Ministry increases prices of NHIA medicines

    The Ministry of Health (MoH) has increased the prices of medicines on the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) list by eight per cent. The new prices, which cover essential medicines with current prevailing prices above the NHIA reimbursement prices, took effect from September 20, 2018. In a memo issued by …

  • 23 September

    Donkorkrom Presbyterian Hospital cries for aid

    The General Manager of the Donkorkrom Presbyterian Hospital, Mr. Ezekiel Amadu Daribi is calling on the government, NGOs, cooperate bodies and individuals to come to the aid of the hospital as they battle in saving the lives of humanity. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Joshua Tettey, the manager lamented …

  • 17 September

    300,000 Ghanaians risk going blind – Ghana Health Service

    Dr. Samuel Kaba Akoriyea, the Director of Institutional Care Division of the Ghana Health Service (GHS)  has revealed that over three hundred thousand (300,000) Ghanaians risk losing their sight. He said this figure is entirely different from the 200,000 that have already gone totally blind in Ghana. Speaking at the …

August, 2018

  • 27 August

    World Rabies Day to be Launched

    The Veterinary Services Department in conjunction with a voluntary organisation, Rabies in West Africa Ghana (RIWA), will launch this year's rabies day at Ehi, in the Ketu North District of the Volta region on Friday September 28th, 2018.

  • 23 August

    Aftermath of medical stores fire: No weighing cards for over 3 years

    Health facilities in the country have operated for three-and-half years without a vital child health promotion tool – Child health records, popularly called ‘Weighing Cards’.

  • 16 August

    Health Minister Commissions 10 Clinics In Central Region

    The Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman Manu has commissioned and handed over 10 auxiliary health facilities to the Ghana Health Service in the Central Region. The health Centers are: Bimpong Egya Polyclinic in TAM district – 15 bed capacity, Akunfude Polyclinic – 15 bed capacity and Biriwa Polyclinic- 30 bed capacity …

  • 15 August

    Take Another Approach To Fight Abuse Of Tramadol – Nii Abbey Okamfra I

    The Development Chief of Sapeiman in the Amasaman Municipality of the Greater Accra Region, Nii Abbey Okamfra I, has called on the government to take another approach in the fight against TRAMADOL and related drugs. He said the rate at which section of the youth are abusing tramadol is alarming …

  • 15 August

    Tamale Teaching Hospital strike over attacks

    The staff of the Tamale Teaching Hospital have laid down their tools over what they describe as unnecessary interference in the administration of the hospital by pro-government hoodlums. Doctors, laboratory scientists, nurses and midwives of the hospital have all refused to render their services due to the recent attack by …