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Bernice hand sanitizer is safe for use- FDA

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says Bernice Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer brand is safe for use. The statement issued and signed by Mrs Delese...
Food

Ghana Adopts Food Safety Policy

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Many food environments worldwide have transformed in the past few decades. Consumers are often in a dilemma on what they should eat, how, and...
Covid

Thirty-nine staff of FDA test positive for COVID-19

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says 39 out of 450 staff of the Authority have tested positive for COVID-19. A...
Mrs Delese A Darko Chief Executive Officer Fda

FDA Ghana clears air on talc-containing powders

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) Ghana on Tuesday said all talc-containing powders including Johnson and Johnson’s Baby Powder registered for use in the...
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FDA signs MoU with NBSSI to support growth of MSMEs

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) and the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support the...
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Two fake FDA inspectors arrested in Kpone

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Two men claiming to be Food and Drugs Authority(FDA) inspectors have been arrested by the Kpone Police command on Wednesday. The suspects are: Emmanuel...
Hand Sanitizer

Use moisturizers as often as you use hand sanitizers – Public advised

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Mr Joseph Nii Sempe Nyarko, a cosmetologist, has advised the public to use natural hand moisturizers as often as they use alcohol-based hand sanitizers. The...

Police pick up two over unregistered COVID-19 herbal medicines

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The Police, with the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has arrested two persons and seized 431 bottles of two unregistered herbal medicinal products, purported...
tobacco

Tobacco is not safe – FDA

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says there is no safe form of tobacco as the product, in whatever formula, is still deadly...
Masks

Locally-made face masks equivalent to N-95 face masks

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) Ghana has said that the locally-made face masks are of equal standard as that of the N-95 and...
Social Abl Donations

ABL supports institutions and communities with face masks

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Accra Brewery Limited (ABL) in partnership with Akosombo Textiles Industrial Company (ATL) has donated 15,000 face masks to the Ministry of Tourism, Creative Arts...
Fda Disposal

FDA destroys seized COA-FS and assorted items in Cape Coast

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The Central Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has destroyed quantities of seized COA-FS food supplement and other assorted items declared...
Coa Fs

COA Fs recommended to gov’t as immune booster for COVID 19 treatment

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The Centre for Scientific Research into Plant Medicine (CSRPM) at Mampong-Akuapem in the Eastern Region has recommended to government the Centre of Awareness Food...
Masks

COVID-19: FDA intensifies public education on home-made nose masks

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has intensified its public education on the specifications and registration requirements for home-made nose masks in the fight...

World Food Safety Day to be observed June 7

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation is to commemorate the 2020 World Food Safety Day on...
Madagascar Covid Medicine

Ghana receives Madagascar COVID-19 medicine for testing

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Ghana has received samples of Madagascar’s highly publicised COVID-19 remedy and preventive herbal medicine, known as 'Covid-Organics'. The Ministry of Information announced this in a...

COVID-19: FDA to clamp down on illegal nose masks producers

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has warned that it will descend heavily on people and organisations producing nose masks for sale without duly...
Landfill Site

School children invade landfill site for money

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Some children from nearby communities at Sherigu in the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region have resorted to loitering at a landfill site...
Fda

Retailers asked to practice First Expired, First Out principle

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Mr Sabastian Mawuli Hotor, the Upper East Regional Director of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has advised retailers in the Region to practice...
Covid

Charger Limited supports GNA’s COVID-19 awareness campaign

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Charger Limited, a beverage company has presented 500 pieces of face masks and 600 pieces of hand sanitizers to the Ghana News Agency to...
Masks

Buy mask for the poor – Health Minister

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Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, the Minister of Health, has encouraged the well-to-do individuals in society to help buy face masks for those who cannot...

Rapid Diagnostic Test not registered for coronavirus – FDA alerts

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Tuesday cautioned the public against the use of Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) kits for screening and...
FDA

FDA seizes 1,285 unregistered products in Central Region

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The Central Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) had seized more than 1,285 unregistered assorted products in some parts of Central...
FDA

FDA to arrest vendors of unapproved nose masks

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned against the use of unapproved nose masks that had flooded markets across the country. ...

FDA cautions against use of substandard face masks for COVID-19

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Mr Abu Sumaila, Western Regional Head of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned the public against the use of substandard face...

Veep congratulates KNUST for developing Rapid Diagnostic Test for COVID-19

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Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has congratulated the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and Incas Diagnostics for their breakthrough in developing...
Face Masks

COVID-19 face masks, why covering up is becoming the new standard

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Since the outbreak of the Coronavirus throughout the world,the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and its collaborating partners have...
Health Masks Approved

FDA lists 10 approved face masks

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Sunday listed 10 registered and approved face masks and shield for public use to help contain the...
Hand Sanitizers

Price of hand sanitizers comes down following boost in local production

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Prices of hand sanitizers have come down drastically in the Kumasi metropolis, following a boost in production by local companies and institutions. ...
Face Masks

Wear recommended three-layered face masks – FDA warns

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The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Thursday said most of the locally produced facemasks rather posed health risks to citizens rather than helping...