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The CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Dr Samuel Annor has been directed to leave office latest by March 2019, an official at the presidency reveals. Dr. Annor is leaving the Authority after barely two years in office having been appointed in March 2017. Starrfmonline.com is reliably informed that the...
The First Lady of the Republic, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has launched the Free to Shine Campaign to speed up the elimination of mother to child transmission of HIV. This campaign is a continental initiative of the Organisation of African First Ladies against HIV and AIDS, the African Union and the...
National Biosafety Authority (NBA) is allaying the fears of Parliament, which is expressing concern about illegal importation of genetically modified products. A report of Parliament’s Environment, Science and Technology Committee requesting approval for the 2019 budget of the Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology said they are worried about the...
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has warned the public against using some 41 cosmetic products which contain harmful substances including mercury, hydroquinone and steroids. The FDA has also directed the producers of the harmful products to recall them from the market. The directive issued by the FDA after investigations on...
The President of Breast Care International (BCI) Dr. Mrs. Beatrice Wiafe Addai has stressed the need for the training of community based nurses in the fight against breast cancer in Ghana, in the absence of mammogram machines at the remote areas. According to Dr. Mrs. Beatrice Wiafe Addai , these...
The Gender, Children and Social Protection Ministry and the Ghana Cancer Board have agreed to set up a cancer fund to support the treatment of cancers for the needy, an intervention they said will reduce the impact of cancer in Ghana. The fund when set up, will provide assistance to...
The National Women Organiser of the Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Hannah Bissiw has told men in rural communities the controversial Medical Drones introduced by government to dispense blood during emergencies, will also take naked pictures of their wives when they are bathing. According to her, it is well known...
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi recorded twenty new born babies on the New Year’s Day, January 1, 2019, with twelve males and eight females, including twins. The Senior Staff Midwife of KATH, Bernice Akandi, said nine were delivered through Caesareans Section (CS) whiles ten were spontaneous delivery that...
Shrinking supply of condoms and 'Viagra' have upset residents in Kumasi Metropolis and alarmed them to worry by the possibility of an increase in sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies as sexual activities were at an all-time high during the yuletide. There was a severe shortage of condoms and Sexual...
Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Willing Ways Foundation Ghana (WWF), Madam Lydia Abena Manu has charged on the Government and all Ghanaians to adopt a system of making mental health care and addiction as one of their topmost priority from next year . According to the CNN...
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