GNA – Some residents in Tema have adjudged that coconut has many health benefits beyond its refreshment value as its nutritional content builds the body metabolism. Coconut provides nutritious source of food, juice milk and oil has become our main refreshment especially in the afternoon, scores of residents told the Ghana News Agency in an interview at Tema. Explaining the […]

GNA – Star Ghana Foundation (SGF), in partnership with Community Development Alliance (CDA), have initiated a process to address the impact of COVID-19 on access to quality maternal and Child Healthcare Services (MCHS) in two municipalities in the Upper West Region. The DFID provided funding support for the three-month pilot project dubbed: “COVID-19 Response, Relief, and Recovery Initiative” to be […]

While COVID-19 has highlighted and exacerbated structural inequalities disproportionately affecting females, new approaches are turning the pandemic into an opportunity to boost their involvement in politics and public life, ministers told the Commission on the Status of Women today, as it continued its sixty-fifth session with a morning-long general discussion. Ministers and representatives exchanged examples of how they have handled […]

GNA – Mr Kojo Agbenor-Efunam, the Acting Director Petroleum Department of the EPA has commended the Friends of the Nation for making tangible inputs into the Oil Spill Contingency Plan being developed to govern the Oil Industry. The over ten years of the oil industry, according to experts still needs retooling in terms of plans in averting or managing disasters […]

GNA- The Ghana Health Service ( GHS) has expressed concern over alleged stealing of COVID-19 vaccine by three staff of the Service. A press statement, signed by Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, the Director-General of the Service, condemned the act and said an administrative inquiry was being instituted and that appropriate sanctions would be applied if the suspects were found culpable. “The […]