Category Archives: Health

85 people arrested for not wearing nose masks in Koforidua

Koforidua, Eighty–five persons have been arrested in Koforidua for failing to wear the mandatory nose mask.   They were arrested within the central business district in Koforidua and its environs on Friday, in a special operation led by the Acting Regional Police Operational Commander and his team.   Briefing the Ghana News Agency (GNA), Police

Child Rights Coalition seeks justice for baby theft victims

Cape Coast, The Ghana NGO Coalition on the Rights of the Child (GNCRC) has expressed disappointment about the incident of “baby harvesting and child trafficking” at some health facilities in Accra.   The Coalition has, therefore, urged institutions responsible for ensuring justice to act swiftly without fear or favour to ensure that the victims and

COVID-19: GHS announces 658 new cases of infections

Accra Ghana continues to witness a steady rise in its COVID-19 active cases in recent weeks with the country confirming 658 new cases of infections on Friday.This comes barely 24 hours after the Ghana Health Service (GHS) announced that it had recorded…

Even animals, breastfeed their babies’ – Queen-mother fumes

  Sunyani Nana Yeboah Pene II, the Queen-mother of Chiraa in the Sunyani West Municipality has condemned nursing mothers who deny their babies of breast milk, and warned them to stop such barbaric and unacceptable practice. Breastfeeding, she emphasised naturally builds and helps develop the mental faculties of babies that enabled them to think right

“We are no more demi-gods” – Medical Director

Takoradi Doctor Joseph Kojo Tambil, a Medical Director of the Effia-Nkwanta Regional Hospital says doctors are no more “demi-gods” as it used to be with the advent of technology and information all over the Cyber space. “Hitherto, a doctor may ask you to look up to him, without allowing you the clients to question or