Daily Archives: May 16, 2020

Ghana Hotels Association supports UHAS COVID-19 Testing Centre

  Ho The Volta Regional branch of the Ghana Hotels Association has donated assorted items to the University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) COVID-19 testing centre in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease. The items include a double door refrigerator, 400 pieces of Eppendorf tubes, ten surgical gowns, ten packets of powder-free gloves

Covid-19: Ho gets equipment to test 2,000 more samples daily

  Ho Mr Kweku Agyeman Manu, Minister for Health, has presented a State-of-the-Art COVID 19 testing equipment to the Ho Testing Centre to enhance its testing capacity and aid research on the Coronavirus disease. The equipment, a full set PRC Real-time Machine was given by the Ghana Atomic Energy, after it received it as part

GHS provides details of 28 persons who died from COVID-19

  Accra The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has provided details of the 28 persons who have so far succumbed to the COVID-9 disease in the country. The list which was provided in the latest COVID-19 update gave the underlying health conditions responsible for the death.   Although the list did not mention the names of

KATH sets up COVID-19 testing laboratory

Kumasi The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Ghana’s second largest health referral facility, has completed the setting up of a COVID-19 (coronavirus) disease testing laboratory. This follows over three weeks of preparation with all the necessary physical infrastructure, equipment and consumables, as well as good test runs validated by the Kumasi Center for Collaborative Research

Volta Region records second COVID-19 death

Ho Volta Region has recorded its second COVID-19 death, a highly placed source confirmed to the Ghana News Agency on Saturday. The source said the deceased, a 55-year old man had an underlying health condition and died at the Margaret Marquart Hospital at Kpando.   The Region recorded its first COVID 19 death on Thursday,