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Dr M Efua Commeh Deputy Programme Manager Of Non Communicable Diseases Control At The Ghana Health Service

Childhood Cancer cases alarming in Ghana – Efua Commeh

328 cases of Childhood Cancer have been reported at four centres in Ghana as of 0ctober 2019 and the prevalent rate of childhood cancer...
oil rig

Nigerian energy firm complains alarming oil theft in 2019

The activities of oil thieves in Nigeria have assumed alarming proportions, leading to the company's loss of about 4 million barrels of crude oil...
Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu

Monetisation in Ghana electoral processes alarming – Osei Bonsu

The growing trend of monetisation in Ghana’s electoral processes has reached alarming proportions and national crisis, Majority Leader in Parliament Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu warned on...

C/R: Rate of Anaemia Among Females Very High

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has described the high incidence of anaemia among females in the Central Region as ‘alarming’, and had called for...
Health Mental Outreach

Ghana Sees Rising Rate in Mental Health Disorders

Dr Gaynor Ama Ankamah, a Psychiatric at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), has expressed worry over the alarming rate of mental health cases...

Poor sanitary conditions in Ghana’s markets is alarming

Mr Richard Mosiah Ababa Allen, a Civic Educator, has expressed worry over the poor sanitary conditions in some major markets in the country. He said...

UNICEF warns of alarming rise in use of children in “suicide” attacks in Lake...

The number of children used in "suicide" attacks in the Lake Chad conflict has surged to 27 in the first quarter of 2017, compared...

A/R: NRSC Worried Over Spate of Fatal Motor Bike Accidents

file photoThe Ashanti Regional office of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) is concerned the number of accidents caused by motor-bikes and tricycles describing...

Abortion Stats: Hairdressers, Tailors Top Survey

file photo Ultimate News has gathered that, a high figure of eleven-thousand-four-hundred and twenty-seven (11,427) females aged between ten and thirty five went through abortions...
3 Ivor Greenstreet, CPP Presidential Candidate promises to follow Nkrumah until Ghana is free

Greenstrent laments for Ghanaians poor living standards

The flagbearer argued the various policies being implemented by the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) are only worsening the issues, and there must be...

Minister asks for action to handle deforestation in Africa

Nii Osah Mills, Ghana's Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, made this call during the International Working Conference on Landscape Restoration that opened on...

UNHCR raises concerns over migrant situation at Macedonia border

Hana Habahmi, a field monitor for UNHCR based in the Gevgelija transit center for refugees, informed no refugees were allowed to go from...

Poor rainfall pushes Somalians into severe hunger

The latest food security and nutrition assessment for Somalia which was released in Mogadishu by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)-managed Food Security...

Arms marking: Can GNACSA trace all illegal weapons for security sake?

It was indeed an alarming situation when a large cache of arms and ammunition, including anti-aircraft guns, AK47 assault rifles, G3s, automatic side arms,...

Diabetes Reaches Serious Levels in Tanzania

Cases of diabetes reach alarming levels Chief Medical Officer, Prof Muhammad Kambi, told the ‘Sunday News’ in an interview yesterday that the burden of...

Report shows the serious rate at which the forest cover being depleted

The Ghana Millennium Development Goals 2015 report by the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) indicates that the depletion of the country’s forest cover continues...
Akinwumi Adesina

Africa’s alarming energy deficit hampering industrialization – AfDB

by Justice Lee Adoboe According to him, the continent today simply doesn't have energy but just simply managing to light up...

Nii Odartey Lamptey CAF Champions League

Ex-Ghana International Nii Odartey Lamptey Former Ghana international Nii Odartey Lamptey says Kotoko?s elimination at the hands of Algerian side MC EL Eulma is...

Over 11,000 teenage pregnancies hit Brong Ahafo in 2014

Statistics from the Brong-Ahafo Regional Health Directorate indicates that 11,581teenage pregnancies were recorded in the region in 2014. The teenagers are between 15 years and...
Maternal Death

Maternal Death On The Rise In Volta

The Volta Regional Health Director, Dr. Joseph Teye Nuertey, has observed that the maternal death rate in the region this year is alarming. He said...

Deforestation in Upper East alarming

Mr James Ware, Upper East Regional Director of Forestry Commission, on Wednesday decried the alarming rate of deforestation in the area. He therefore called on...

Mental Cases among Upper West Youth alarming

The regional youth authority of the Upper West region is overly worried over the nemerous mental cases among the youth. This concern was raised...

White House Secret Service Loses Guard

A toddler squeezed through the White House gates on Thursday evening, causing a brief security lockdown on Pennsylvania Avenue and amusing White House reporters...
President Mahama

Alarming: Details of what Mahama’s employees earn

Salaries and Allowances of Mahama's Ministers . Basic Salary - GHC10,000 . Duty allowance - 50% of basic salary =?GHC5,000 . Special allowance - 30% of basic...

Human rights violations in eastern Ukraine alarming

A United Nations report released today documents an ?alarming? deterioration of the human rights situation in eastern Ukraine, including serious problems emerging in Crimea,...

Atik Mohammed Not Happy With Kufuor?s Presence At Fortiz Re-branding

Atik Mohammed Policy Analyst for the People?s National Convention (PNC) Atik Mohammed has described the presence of former President John Agyekum Kufuor at the...

UNHCR fastens up measures to deal with increasing CR refugees

Bessan, a village in northwest CAR, suffered considerable destruction at the hands of Seleka rebels. Photo: Nicholas Long/IRIN 14 March 2014 ? The United...

Diabetes cited as more serious disease among Ghanaian children

Dr Emmanuel Ameyaw being interviewed by James Quansah  FOR MOST parents and guardians in Ghana, one of the commonest dangerous or dreadful child-related diseases...
National President of the Glaucoma Association of Ghana (GAG), Mr Harrison Abutiate

Levels of glaucoma cases in Ghana alarming

An estimated 700,000 Ghanaians are currently living with glaucoma, a disease of the eye which is the major cause of irreversible blindness worldwide. Out of...

There are 1b smokers now

Although smoking is becoming less popular in many parts of the world, the total number of smokers is growing, global figures reveal. In 2012, 967...