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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Dr Duncan honoured for discovery of potential cure of HIV/AIDS

Dr Samuel Ato Duncan, a Fellow of the Civilian Institute of Democratic Administration (FCIDA) was at the weekend awarded an Honorary Professor for his discovery of potential cure for...

Ghanaian woman gives birth to healthy baby that grew in her abdomen instead womb

A rare incident in medical history has occurred at the Greater Accra Regional Hospital, formerly Ridge hospital. A twenty six year old- woman, who carried her baby in the abdomen...

Gov’t imports 275 ambulances for all Constituencies

Government has imported 275 ambulances to be distributed to all Constituencies in the country. The procurement of the ambulances which is to build the national ambulance stock, forms part of...

Historic: Ghana performs first brain surgery without cutting skull

A seven-member team of Ghanaian doctors has performed the first-ever brain surgery in the country, without cutting the skull. The minimally invasive brain surgery is the technique by which health...

Wiawso hospital records zero maternal death

The Sefwi Wiawso Municipal Hospital has since the beginning 2019, not recorded any maternal mortality. This is as a result of an improved facility and also interventions put in place by...

NHIS to roll out mobile membership renewal and authentication service

The Deputy Director, Corporate Affairs Directorate of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Oswald Essuah-Mensah has announced that the Scheme is rolling out mobile membership renewal and authentication service...

Cuba to train 40 medical students a year from Zongo and deprived communities

The Government of Cuba has accepted to train forty (40) brilliant but needy medical students a year from Zongo, inner city and other deprived communities in Ghana. This follows a...

Cure for HIV and AIDS potentially discovered in Ghana

Ghana could be the proud discoverer of an eventual cure for HIV and AIDS, a global disease burden which has claimed millions of lives, rendering children orphans and shattering...

33-member committee constituted to address severe acute malnutrition in Poyentanga Sub-District

A thirty-three (33) member committee has been constituted to address ‘severe acute malnutrition’ among children in the Poyentanga Sub-district. The committee will help in the dissemination of vital information to...

Government direct the removal of Asian GIFT fish in Volta Lake

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), has directed the removal and cleanup of all traces of the Asian Genetically Improve Farm Tilapia (GIFT) and...

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Africa

Morocco pardons journalist Hajar Raissouni jailed on abortion charges

A Moroccan journalist sentenced to a year in jail for premarital sex and having an abortion has been pardoned by King Mohammed VI, officials...

UN official lauds Zambia for efforts to ensure everyone has legal identity

UN Resident Coordinator in Zambia, Dr. Coumba Mar Gadio on Wednesday lauded the southern African nation for how it is seriously dealing with civil registration...

World

Brexit deal agreed but Boris now faces battle back home

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have announced that a Brexit deal has been struck between the...

Largest ever online child porn bust leads to 337 arrests

Three-hundred and thirty-seven suspects were arrested after a massive, international multi-agency operation knocked out a horrific child abuse site. Welcome to Video, a dark web...