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Aids Committee

KKMA inaugurates nine-member HIV/AIDS Committee

The Kpone-Kantamanso Municipal Assembly (KKMA) has inaugurated a nine-member Committee to help curb the spread of HIV/AIDS in the Municipality. The Committee chaired...

NLA Boss files GHC10-million defamatory suit against Multimedia Group

Mr Kofi Osei-Ameyaw, Director General, National Lottery Authority (NLA), has filed a GHC10-million defamatory suit at an Accra High Court against Multi Media Group...
Asamoah Boateng

18 SOEs to enlist on Ghana Stock Exchange- Asamoah-Boateng

Eighteen State Owned Enterprises (SOE’s) will soon enlist on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) to afford Ghanaians the opportunity to own shares in them. Mr....
Agriculture Biotechnology

OFAB Ghana honours journalists in science reporting

Mr Zadok Kwame Gyesi, a reporter with the Graphic Online, subsidiary of the Graphic Communications Group Limited, has emerged winner of the 2020 Open...

GHS Director inspects ongoing Polio vaccination

Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director General, Ghana Health Service (GHS), Friday paid a working visit to selected communities in Accra to assess the second round...
Dr Ngozi Okonjo Iweala

WTO shortlist Okonjo-Iweala, Myung-hee as frontliners of D-G

The World Trade Organization (WTO) has officially announced that Nigeria’s candidate, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and South Korea’s candidate, Yoo Myung-hee, have made it to...
Ghana Non Violence

Non-violence is key to equality-India High Commissioner

Mr Sugandh Rajaram, High Commissioner of India to Ghana, says non-violence is the best approach to express one’s democratic choice, ensure justice and equity. He...
Mr Kwasi Adu-Gyan

AITI-KACE Bolgatanga develops educational software

Mr Kwasi Adu-Gyan, Director General, Advanced Information Technology Institute, Ghana India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence on ICT (AITI-KACE) has said the Bolgatanga Centre...
Ghana police

Police officers who commit criminal acts would not be spared

Commissioner of Police (COP) Isaac Ken Yeboah, Director General, Criminal Investigations Department (CID), says officers who indulge in criminal activities would be prosecuted. “No officer...
Commissioner Of Police

Stop protecting hooligans – Political parties told

Commissioner of Police (COP) Mr Nathan Kofi Boakye, Director General, Legal and Prosecution, of the Ghana Police Service, has called on political parties to...
Training Police

Training is critical to policing, expands professionalism – COP

Commissioner of Police (COP), Mr Ken Yeboah, Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, has said that personnel training...
Police Passing Out

Police recruits urged to discharge their mandates effectively

Commissioner of Police (COP) Dr. George Akuffo Dampare, Director General in charge of Administration, Ghana Police Service, has advised newly police recruits to deliver...
Tma Inaugurates Aids Committee

TMA inaugurates a nine-member AIDS committee

A nine-member AIDS committee has been inaugurated by the Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) to help curtail the spread of the Human Immune Virus (HIV)...

Ghana records 1,585 road crash deaths by end of August 2020

Ghana, as at the end of August 2020, had recorded 9,205 road crashes, involving 15,459 vehicles, resulting in 1,585 deaths, Mrs May Obiri-Yeboah,...
Health Director General Consultants

Building consultants urged to ensue provision of toilets and running water in buildings

The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service(GHS), Dr Patrick Kumah-Aboagye has appealed to building consultants and engineers to ensure the provision of toilet facilities...
Police Capacity Building Workshop

WR Police schooled on prosecution of electoral related offences

Director –General, Legal and Prosecutions of the Ghana Police Service, Commissioner of Police (COP), Mr Nathan Kofi Boakye, has called on commanders to enforce...

SHS final year students to go home on September 4th after WASSCE

The Ghana Education Service (GES) and the Ghana Health Service (GHS) say final year students of Senior High Schools (SHS) could go home on...
Kotoka International Airport

COVID-19: No positive case at KIA – GHS

No positive case of COVID-19 has been recorded at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) after it was re-opened on September 1, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye,...
Dr Patrick Kuma Aboagye

SHSs with COVID-19 cases to delay vacation

The Government has directed Senior High Schools with positive cases of COVID-19 to delay vacation to allow for assessment of contacts to prevent further...
Health Red Cross

Ghana Red Cross donates PPEs to GHS

The Ghana Red Cross Society on Tuesday donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) to the Ghana Health Service (GHS). The equipment were; gloves for examination, surgical...
Dr Patrick Kuma Aboagye

COVID-19: GHS worried over increasing numbers of people not wearing facemasks

Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director-General, Ghana Health Service (GHS), has expressed worry over the increasing number of people defying the protocol to wear facemasks in...

WHO announces Polio eradication Certification for Africa

The World Health Organization (WHO) has certified Africa for successfully eradicating the wild poliovirus on the continent. The achievement according to WHO was made possible...

Nigeria postpones resumption of international flights by one week

The Nigerian government on Thursday announced a one-week postponement of the planned resumption of international flights from Aug. 29 to Sept. 5, saying...

COVID-19 pandemic affects mental health of millions of people – WHO chief

The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Thursday that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the mental health of millions of...
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), speaks at a press conference after the WHO emergency committee's meeting on the novel coronavirus in China at its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu Qu)

WHO training more journalists on COVID-19 reporting

The World Health Organization (WHO) is set to partner the Word Federation of Science Journalists to help communicate the intricate science of the Coronavirus...
Ghana Police

French Embassy supports Interpol with vehicles

The French Embassy on Tuesday donated two vehicles to the Interpol Unit of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Tunisia’s COVID-19 cases surpass 3,000

Tunisia on Tuesday reported 176 new COVID-19 cases, as the tally of infections crossed 3,000. The total number of confirmed cases in...

Tunisia sees rapid spread of COVID-19 – health official

Tunisian health official announced Tuesday that Tunisia is experiencing rapid spread of the coronavirus. Nissaf Ben Alaya, director general of the National...
NAKURU, April 6, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A public health official sprays disinfectant on a building to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in Nakuru town, Kenya, April 3, 2020. The ministry of health on Sunday confirmed 16 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of those infected so far to 142. (Xinhua/Sheikh Maina)

Kenya registers higher COVID-19 infections in rural counties after opening-up

Until three months ago, COVID-19 infections were largely concentrated in Kenya's capital Nairobi, its neighborhoods and the coastal city of Mombasa. ...
Covid Positive

COVID-19: Ghana records 1,723 active cases from 43,260 cumulative positives

Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director-General, Ghana Health Service (GHS), on Thursday, said Ghana has 1,723 active cases of COVID-19, from the cumulative of 43,260 positives...