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Bunkpurugu: Africa Stone, a Bimoba Pride

It can be found in Ghana. Bunkpurugu in the newly designated North East region is the location of the unique landmark. A stone of ages, naturally shaped in the...

Millions in Europe drink contaminated water – UN Report

Millions of people across Europe drink contaminated water, often without knowing it, a new United Nations' report warned on Tuesday. Some 57 million people across Europe and North America do...

Cholesterol-lowering pill ‘new option for statin users’

A new type of drug - called bempedoic acid - could offer another weapon in the fight against bad cholesterol. An international study suggests the pill lowers cholesterol in people...

Nutrient supplement ‘boosts growth of breastfed premature babies’

A supplement given to breastfed premature babies after they leave hospital can prevent weight loss at a crucial time in their development, a small study suggests. Doctors in Southampton found...

Ghana has not done well with Gender Equality

A Research Analyst at the Centre for Democratic Development CDD Ghana, Rhoda Afful says Ghana has not done well with Gender Equality and equity despite the importance of balance...

High blood pressure drugs to be offered to thousands more

New guidelines on diagnosing high blood pressure could mean thousands more people benefiting from treatment in England and Wales. Health bosses say offering blood-pressure-lowering drugs to more people with stage-1...

UK patient ‘free’ of HIV after stem cell treatment

A UK patient's HIV has become "undetectable" following a stem cell transplant - in only the second case of its kind, doctors report in Nature. The London patient, who was being...

93 million children with disabilities ‘among the most likely to be left behind’- UN...

States should do more for an estimated 93 million children with disabilities who are “among the most likely to be left behind and the least likely to be heard”,...

Ghanaians should expect a major earthquake – Seismologist Warns

Mr Nicolas Opoku, a Senior Seismologist at the Geological Survey Authority (GSA) says, the frequent earth tremors being experienced in parts of Accra is sufficient warning for residents in...

Quick pregnancy safe after stillbirth, study finds

There is no reason to delay having another baby after a stillbirth, research in the Lancet suggests. Although women are often told to wait for a year before getting pregnant...

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Nana Addo’s policies made Ghana fourth happiest country – Nana Boakye

The Tema West Constituency Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dennis Amfo-Sefah, has touted the positive impact of the Akufo-Addo government saying Ghana’s...

Addressing root causes of conflicts key to sustainable development in Africa, says UN Deputy...

Africa cannot have sustainable development without sustaining peace, United Nations Deputy Secretary General, Amina Mohammed said Saturday. Speaking at the 20th Session of the Regional Coordination...

You are our most distinguished alumnus” – VC of Buckingham University to Dr. Bawumia

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Buckingham has described Ghana’s Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, as “the most distinguished alumnus ever” of the...