Help erase misconceptions against COVID-19 vaccines – Dr. Kuffour-Afreh

Worawora (O/R),- Dr. Osei Kuffour-Afreh, the Oti Regional Director of Health Services, has called on media practitioners and community influencers to help remove the conspiracy theories, myths and misconceptions against the COVID-19 vaccines. He said such misconceptions and theories should be treated with contempt since there was no scientific proof. He said the vaccines were […]

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Ghana is largest medical drone delivery service in the world – Bawumia

Ghana is currently the largest medical drone delivery service in the world, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has revealed. The Vice President lauded the government’s efforts to make healthcare adequately accessible to Ghanaians, particularly those in the rural areas, stressing its partnership with Zipline, a leading automated on-demand delivery service for medical supplies in the […]

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Road accidents: I’m sad; pls drive safely – Ghana Pres Akufo-Addo cautions drivers as 23 die in 2 days

 President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has asked drivers to learn to drive safely in order to reduce road accidents in the country. On Monday, 17 people, including 10 children, have been confirmed dead in a fatal accident involving a Sprinter bus and an articulated truck in the Abofuor Forest in the Ashanti region. […]

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Navrongo Health Research Centre is an asset – Navro-Pio

Navrongo (U/E),– Pe Denis Aneakwoa Balinia Adda Asagpaare II, the Paramount Chief of the Navrongo Traditional Area in the Kassena-Nankana Municipality of the Upper East Region, says the Navrongo Health Research Centre (NHRC) is an asset to the people of the area. He said the Centre had massively impacted on healthcare delivery of the people […]

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Pharmacist expresses concern over HIV figures in Ellembelle

Aiyinasi(W/R),- A Pharmacist at Anglogold Ashanti, Mr Clement Clinton Blay says statistics available at the Ghana AIDS Commission paint an alarming picture of HIV infections in the Ellembelle District. According to him, analysis by the GAC identified the Ellembelle District with the highest HIV prevalence for adults between ages of 15 and 49 with the […]

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Covid-19 causing increase in undiagnosed TB cases

Accra,– The similarities of symptoms of Tuberculosis (TB) and Covid-19 are causing stigmatisation and discrimination of TB patients. The situation has led to an increase in undiagnosed cases of TB, Mr Timothy Wafula, a health and human rights lawyer in Kenya has observed. Mr Wafula, who is also the programmes Manager for the Kenya Legal […]

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KRIF Ghana initiates COVID-19 customer mitigation measures

Tema,- Krif Ghana Limited, a dealer in stationery and office equipment, has rolled-out COVID-19 Customer Mitigation measures which seek to support clients dealing with the impact of the pandemic on their businesses. Krif Ghana as part of the COVID-19 Customer Mitigation measures is offering customers, especially the most loyal, regular, and devoted, with a desire […]

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Ghana receives 756,000 more doses of Johnson & Johnson single-shot Covid-19 vaccine

Accra,- The Government has received 756,000 more doses of the Johnson & Johnson single-shot Covid-19 vaccine under the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT). The delivery on Tuesday evening, the biggest so far, adds to previous ones of 177,600 and 244,800 doses received in August and September respectively. The vaccine deliveries are part of the historic […]

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