Tullow Ghana Limited has donated 200 hundred pieces of Samsung Galaxy A7 tablets worth approximately US$100,000 to the Ghana Health Service (GHS) as part of efforts to support government’s newly launched COVID-19 vaccination campaign. Commenting on the donation, Deputy Managing Director of Tullow Ghana, Cynthia Lumor, said the donation is...
Activa International Insurance Company has paid GH¢449,319 as insurance claim to FOCOS Orthopedic Hospital for damage to the hospital’s CT scan equipment. Receiving the cheque on behalf of the hospital, Prof. Boachie-Adjei said the hospital’s management team were really amazed and impressed with the professionalism displayed by Activa International Insurance;...
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has declared his readiness to raise US$10million toward a comprehensive renovation of the 70-year-old in-patient wards at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH). He said the aging blocks which house the main wards of the hospital have never been renovated since their construction in...
The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) is pushing government to add nurseries and bungalows to the Agenda 111 architectural designs since their inclusion would be critical to the delivery of quality health care at these facilities. Agenda 111 is a flagship government project that would lead to the...
The Discovery Teen Magazine led by Mercy Catherine Adjabeng (Mrs.); the Editor-in-Chief of the magazine has organized its maiden programme for teenagers with the theme ‘Discovery Teen Chat’. According to Mrs. Adjabeng, Discovery Teen Magazine seeks to address issues confronting teenagers like challenges they face at their teen stage. She added...
The Ghana Association for the Study of Liver and Digestive Diseases’ (GASLIDD) president, Prof. Yaw Asante Awuku, has disclosed about 75 percent of liver cancer cases in the country result from Hepatitis B infection. Currently, one in 10 Ghanaians has Hepatitis B with cases said to be on the rise,...
"There can be life after breast cancer. The prerequisite is early detection” - to wit, there is hope for persons living with breast cancer, the most important being early detection.  This is a quote by an American actress Ann Jillian. Breast cancer is a critical medical condition that has stared...
The second edition of the West Africa Pharma Healthcare Exhibition is set to take place from 3rd to 5th May, 2023 at the AICC Grand Arena in Accra, Ghana. This event, organised by WEGVORAUS Exhibitions from India, will bring together various stakeholders in the pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare industries –...
Government in collaboration with the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) and European Union Delegation have launched a campaign dubbed ‘No Place Like Home’, to throw light on the dangers of illegal migration and provide hope for persons who are contemplating using illegal routes in travelling to migrate for survival. According...
President Nana Akufo-Addo has cut the sod for constructing the first phase of a 600 million-unit capacity vaccine manufacturing plant at Medie in Accra. This move takes the country closer to achieving its target of becoming the hub of healthcare delivery within the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), with...