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The Minister of Health, Hon. Kwaku Agyemang Manu has assured that apart from the government’s plans of putting more cancer diseases on the health insurance benefit package in the fight against cancer, it will also role out health promotion and education on the disease that will create the disease...
Ghana Police Hospital in Accra has given a 21-day ultimatum to the general public to claim the dead bodies of their relatives in its morgue, effective Monday, January 9, 2018, or risk mass burial on January 30, 2018. According to a press statement released by the hospital and signed by...
A woman on Sunday morning gave birth to healthy quintuplets of five children at Asankragua Roman Catholic Hospital, one of the rare cases reported in Ghana. The 30-year-old woman whose identifies is withheld gave birth to the quintuplets before her due date, with all the children weighing between 1.6 to...
The Greater Accra Regional Health Director is worried that too many young women become pregnant during Christmas. This was after a research established that a lot of young women take seed during the season. According to Dr Linda Van Otoo, young women should either stay away from sex during the Christmas...
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia is unwell and being attended to by his doctors, the presidency has said.A statement signed by Director of Communications at the presidency, Eugene Arhin, on Friday, 19 January, said Dr Bawumia “reported feeling unwell” today.“He was attended to by his doctors, and is currently...
A Community Development Practitioner, Yahaya Mohammed has called on Churches, Muslims, Traditional rulers, Stakeholders, authorities and all concerned citizens of Ghana to come together and fight against homosexuality to reducing HIV prevalent. He said homosexuality is against the cultural practice, norms and values of the country and hence should not...
Nurses at the Ankaful Psychiatric hospital in the Central region have rejected an apology from their embattled Director noting it only added insult to injury. A leader of the 500-strong nurses, Emmanuel Ofori, told myjoyonline.com, "is that even an apology?...inciting people? insulting people?" and revealed the staff's determination to push...
The Ashanti regional Minister, Hon Simon Osei Mensah has hinted that the construction of the regional hospital at Sewua in the Bosomtwe district will create more jobs for the people in the area and its neighboring towns. He said aside the professional jobs such as that of Doctors, Nurses and...
The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, will on Friday, January 19, commission the newly built Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), in Kumasi. The project, initiated within her first year in office, was completed within a five-month period at a cost of about GHC10...
Vice President Mahamadu Bawumia has paid a visit to the Kumasi Academy in the Ashanti Region on Friday (yesterday) following the health crisis in the school that has claimed four lives in the last week. The Vice President expressed the government’s “heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the families, teachers, students and friends...