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Health Noguchi Lab

Noguchi Virology lab gets information system to expand COVID-19 testing capacity

The Virology Laboratories of Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, has been equipped with a digital laboratory information system to enable...
George Benneh

Prof. George Benneh goes home

Dr George Benneh, Professor Emeritus and a former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Legon, is reported dead. ...
Alhaji Alhassan Mbalba

President JJ Rawlings Did Not Only Inspire Me – He “ANOINTED” Me As Well-...

I have already paid a glowing tribute to President J J Rawlings on behalf of the NDC-UK & Ireland Chapter, so for the sake...
Professor Joseph Teye

Increase conflicts led to high forced displacement situations in sub-region-Prof Teye

Professor Joseph Teye, the Director, Centre for Migration Studies (CMS) at University of Ghana, Legon has said a sharp increase in conflict situations in...
Wpid University Of Ghana

University of Ghana to continue online teaching and learning – Pro-Vice-Chancellor

The University of Ghana is continuing with online teaching and learning this year, except for some practical, clinical and tutorial programmes. The decision is...
President Akufo Addo

President Akufo-Addo to open 72nd Annual New Year School

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will open the 72nd Annual New Year School and Conference tomorrow, Tuesday, January 19th at the Great Hall of...
B Drop

72nd Annual New Year School opens on Tuesday

The 72nd Annual New Year School and Conference opens in Accra on Tuesday, January 19, at the University of Ghana, Legon. ...
Medicines Ntds

Ghanaian traditional medicines potent against tropical diseases-Study

The discovery of new drugs is vital to achieving the eradication of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) in Africa and around the world. Now, researchers have...

Ghana has not made progress in fighting corruption – Prof Bokpin

Professor Godfred Alufar Bokpin, a Financial Economist at the University of Ghana, says Ghana has not progressed in fighting corruption and called for constitutional...
Graduation Doctors

Family Health Medical School holds maiden congregation

The Family Health Medical School, the premier private Medical school in Ghana has held its maiden congregation ceremony with a call on the new...

University of Ghana graduates 29 PhD and MPhil WACCI students

A total Twenty-nine students of the West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) comprising 14 PhD students from Cohort Nine and 15 MPhil students...

Musicians play key roles in electoral choices – Musicologist

Dr. Moses Nii Dortey, a Research Fellow at the Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, Legon, has said musicians can influence the choices...
Covid Vaccine

Africa Universities urged to develop vaccine for Covid-19

Professor Ernest Aryeetey, former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, has charged African universities to expand their research work to help develop a...

Ghanaian voters prefer NPP – Survey

Fifty-one per cent of Ghanaians will vote for the New Patriotic Party while 41 per cent will choose the National Democratic Congress in the...
Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia

Veep to speak on state of Ghana’s economy and prospect Thursday

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia will on Thursday, November 26, deliver an address on the state of the country’s economy and government's interventions, as...
Veep Internet

Thirteen public universities connected to free internet service

Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia on Friday commissioned the Free Wi-fi service for 13 public tertiary education institutions in the country, to enhance teaching, learning...

Nurses and Midwives need advanced specialist training – Prof Aziato

Professor Lydia Aziato, the Dean, School of Nursing, University of Ghana, has called for advanced specialist training for nurses and midwives to adequately address...
Nana Addo

Government reaffirms steps to fight COVID-19

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reaffirmed steps by government to stem the spread of COVID-19 in the country. The President, in his 19th Update...
Science Ict Lnitiative

Huawei launches 2020 seed for the future programme in Ghana

Huawei Technologies has launched the 6th edition of its global flagship Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, “Ghana Sky Seeds for the Future programme” in...
Professor Audrey Gadzekpo

Traditional media must be the reference point for true news

Professor Audrey Gadzekpo, Dean of the School of Information and Communication Studies, University of Ghana, has urged traditional media to position themselves as authenticators...
Boniface Vrs Sosu

Madina votes not on auto pilot

Highly populated and lively Madina, an Accra inner city, continues to be celebrated for its multi-religious and multi-ethnic co-existence. The...
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Prof Tsikata lauds AngloGold Ashanti

Professor Dzodzi Tsikata, Director, Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, has lauded AngloGold Ashanti for supporting the Institute in its efforts to expand...

COVID-19 has worsened self-isolation of older persons

Professor Charles Mate-Kole, the Director, Centre for Ageing Studies, University of Ghana, says the outbreak of COVID-19 in Ghana has worsened the social isolation...
Dr Adelina Mensah

Unaffordable housing pushes many urban dwellers into living in slums – Report

A study conducted by the Institute of Environment and Sanitation Studies of the University of Ghana and the University of Lagos in selected slum...

Exorbitant filing fees meant to weed out “frivolous aspirants”

Mr Kwesi Jonah, a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG) has waded into the debate over the GHc100, 000 filing...
Ken Kafui

Musicologist Kenn Kafui eulogized.

Late musicologist and music icon Kenneth Kwaku Avotri Kafui was on Friday eulogized for his care, concern and charity at a pre-burial...
Noguchi Memorial Institute

Noguchi has not communicated on the COVID-19 testing system at KIA

The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, says it has not put out any official communication on the COVID-19 testing system...

Report on Status of Women in Media launched

The Alliance for Women in Media Africa (AWMA) has launched its maiden Report on the 'Status of Women in the Ghanaian Media' setting the...

Greenstreet must resuscitate Nkrumah’s dreams – Dr. Seidu

Dr. Alidu Seidu, Senior Lecturer, Political Science Department, University of Ghana, has advised Mr Ivor Kobina Greenstreet, Convention People’s Party (CPP) Flagbearer elect,...
Northern Indigenes

Northerners can carry out their own development – Mrs Chinery-Hesse

Mrs Mary Chinery-Hesse, the Chancellor, University of Ghana, has said the sustained development and improvement in the quality of life in Northern Ghana was...