Category Archives: Medical

Prez Akufo Addo commissions 160-bed Upper West Regional Hospital

Wa President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has commissioned the 160-bed capacity Upper West Regional Hospital for the public to begin accessing healthcare services.

Construction of the US$52 million facility, which started in 2014, was …

Open defecation incidence decreases in Mion District

Sang (NR) – The Mion District of Northern Region in collaboration with the District Field Facilitating Team and other stakeholders have helped to reduce open defecation in the district.

The collaborators include; traditional authorities and …

WFP Ghana Country Brief, May 2019

In Numbers

45,000 beneficiaries targeted for nutrition support in 2019.

22,020 smallholder farmers targeted for capacity strengthening and market linkages in 2019.

US$ 0.1m six months (June-November) net funding requirements.

13,939 people assisted in May …

Ya-Na commends GNASBA for tree planting campaign

Yendi (NR) – Ya-Na Mahama Abukari II has commended the Ghana National Scholarship Beneficiaries Association (GNASBA) for carrying out tree planting campaign nationwide sponsored by Fan Milk Limited with its products.

He reiterated the need …

Ridge school of Anaesthesia and Critical Care launches 10th anniversary

Accra – The School of Anaesthesia and Critical Care at Greater Accra Regional Hospital is to begin training students in Master of Science (MSc) and Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in anaesthesia by 2021.

The move …