Daily Archives: June 15, 2020

NGO inaugurates gari processing factory for Mesidan community

  Mesidan (BE/R) BOK Africa Concern, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) based at Berekum in the Bono Region, has completed and inaugurated a ‘gari’ processing factory for the Mesidan community in the Techiman Municipality of the Bono East Region. The project is to create employment for returnees and potential migrants in the area to reduce the

Attitude towards Covid-19 “so bad” in Ho – Letsa

  Ho Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, Volta Regional Minister, has expressed concern over the public response to Coronavirus preventive directives in the Ho Municipality. He said the attitude of market folk especially, caused the virus to spread much faster and was contributing to the rising number of positive cases in the Region.   The Regional

COVID-19: Voluntary blood donation down by 21 per cent

  Accra The National Blood Service, Ghana (NBSG) has recorded a 21 per cent decline in total blood collections and supply per last year’s record for January to May. Dr Justina Ansah, the Chief Executive Officer of the National Blood Service, who attributed the situation to the COVID-19 crisis, explained that the total units of

WHO urges focused healthcare for children, adolescents and women

  The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has developed guidance for health facilities and community activities on maintaining essential care and services for women, newborns, children and adolescents and safeguard them against infections. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director General of the WHO, in his opening remarks at a media briefing, on Sunday, stated

WHO urges focused healthcare for children, adolescents and women

  The World Health Organisation (WHO) says it has developed guidance for health facilities and community activities on maintaining essential care and services for women, newborns, children and adolescents and safeguard them against infections. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director General of the WHO, in his opening remarks at a media briefing, on Sunday, stated