Monday, March 30, 2020

COVID-19: 50k test kits ordered; RTD Health workers recalled

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced additional measures to slow the spread of the deadly COVID-19 disease that has affected 19 persons in Ghana. In an address to the nation Saturday evening, the President...

Covid-19: Akufo-Addo declares next Wednesday fasting and prayers day

President Akufo-Addo has declared Wednesday, March 25, a national day of fasting and prayers as he implores Ghanaians to seek the face of God in the wake of coronavirus. COVID-19 cases in Ghana have jumped...

Will Akufo-Addo be quarantined upon arrival from Europe? – Mubarak asks Health Min

Kumbungu MP Ras Mubarak wants President Akufo-Addo quarantined for the mandatory 14-day supervision to ensure that he does not bring the deadly Codvid-19 from his European trip into the country. Speaking during presentation of the...

Two Nyankumasi Ahenkro SHS students die of Meningitis

Two students of Nyankumasi Ahenkro Senior High School (SHS) have died from Meningitis out of seven reported cases in the Assin South District of the Central Region. Health authorities disclosed that cases of Meningitis were...

GNPC Foundation donates hospital equipment to Nana Hima Dekyi Hospital

The Nana Hima Dekyi Hospital in Dixcove in the Ahanta West District of the Western Region took receipt of 2 new equipment – a clinical Chemical Analyzer and a Haematology Analyzer – donated by...

GHS to vaccinate over 2000 kids against Polio under IPV campaign

The Ghana Health Service will from the 19th to the 15th of February undertake a critical nationwide Polio Vaccination exercise for all children aged 1 year 9 months to under 4 years, thus 21...

HIV vaccine hopes dashed by trial results

Hopes have been dashed an experimental vaccine could protect people against HIV, the virus that causes Aids. The National Institutes of Health has stopped its HVTN 702 trial, of more than 5,000 people in South...

Zoomlion fetes children at Xmas party

Waste management expert, Zoomlion Ghana Limited, on Thursday organized their annual get-together that is meant to fete children of employees of the Jospong Group of Companies in Accra.   The over 300 elated children on the...

Come to our aid; a genset could save a mother – Aplaku Clinic...

The Aplaku Family Fitness Clinic, Weija is in dire need of a generator and two delivery beds to augment the running of the facility as well as ensure adequate maternal care. Administrators have lamented over...

Relief For Sickle Cell Patients As Ghana Adopts Novartis hydroxyurea

Wednesday, November 6, 2019, marked the historic launch of the first biggest ever Public Private Partnership (PPP) initiative between the Government of Ghana and Global Pharmaceutical Giant, Novartis for the treatment of sickle cell...