Health

Health personnel at Wassa Esaamang appeal for medical equipment to enhance their work

Health personnel at Wassa Esaamang in the Western Region, have raised concerns over the inadequate medical equipment at the community health centre. This, according to...

Three Health workers arrested for stealing AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines

Three health practitioners working in some hospitals in the Greater Accra Region have been arrested for allegedly stealing the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccines. The individuals are part...

Finance Ministry debunks claims that government spent GHC 1.7 billion on COVID-19

The Ministry of Finance has debunked claims purporting that the government has spent a total of 1.7 billion Ghana Cedis in fighting the global...

Yemaachi Biotechnology identifies 2 new COVID-19 variants in Ghana

Africa's Cancer Research Company, Yemaachi Biotechnology has identified two new COVID-19 variants in Ghana. The variants are B.1 and B.1.3.5.1. The latter was first identified...

Nurse defies Physician Assistant to save patient’s life at Ho Municipal Hospital

A nurse at the Ho Municipal Hospital is said to have challenged the intellect of a Physician Assistant (PA) in her bid to save...

AstraZeneca vaccine benefits outweigh risks – European regulator

Europe's medicines regulator has said there's "no indication" that the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine has caused blood clots, as the list of countries temporarily halting the...

Ghana has no report of blood clot associated with COVID-19 vaccination – FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) of Ghana has assured the general public that the country has not yet recorded any blood clot event...

Do not purchase any COVID-19 Vaccines online – FDA cautions citizens

Ghana's Food and Drugs Authority has cautioned citizens not to purchase any COVID-19 vaccines online. This follows reports of the seizure of fake COVID-19 vaccines...

Tamale Teaching Hospital Workers withdraw services over vaccination of non-health practitioners

Medical practitioners working at the Tamale Teaching Hospital say they are withdrawing their services over the vaccination of non-health workers. The group expressed their displeasure...

Allegations of falsification of COVID-19 test results untrue – Noguchi

A 5-member committee set up by the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) to investigate allegations of falsification of COVID-19 test results by...

COVID-19 vaccines are safe; ignore rumours -Mahama urges Ghanaians

Former President, John Dramani Mahama has called on Ghanaians to ignore rumours against the COVID-19 vaccines. Mr. Mahama gave the advice in a post via...

President Akufo-Addo and Vice, Dr. Bawumia get Oxford AstraZeneca Vaccines

President Nana Akufo-Addo and First lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo have taken the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines in a bid to boost confidence among the general public. This follows...

COVID-19 vaccines are safe; won’t alter your DNA – President Akufo-Addo assures

President Nana Akufo-Addo has allayed the genuine fears of Ghanaians ahead of the national vaccination programme against Coronavirus. He says conspiracy theories that have been...

President Nana Akufo-Addo to receive first COVID-19 vaccines

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will receive the first dose of the first consignment of COVID-19 vaccines which arrived in Ghana on Wednesday, February...

92 countries will receive the COVAX vaccines-UK assures

Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom, Dominic Raab has disclosed the country is making sure that the COVAX Vaccines is sent to more than...

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