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FDA Supports Bolgatanga blood banks

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in Bolgatanga the Upper East Regional capital, has organized blood donation exercise as part of its mandate to...
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Non-compliant food vendors will have their licenses taken back – FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has warned owners and managers of Hotels including operators of Canteens, Chop Bars, Kitchens and Restaurants to comply...
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FDA Provide Empowerment for 25 Cottage Industries in C/R

The Central Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has stepped-up engagements with local industries in the Region to empower them to...
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Court Throws Out Contempt Application Against FDA

The Financial and Economic Crimes Division Court of the Accra High Court on Monday dismissed a contempt application against the Food and Drugs Authority...
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FDA says request for medical check up not meant for HIV/AIDS

Mr Sabastian Mawuli Hotor, the Upper East Regional Head of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has said it is untrue the notion amongst...
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FDA and GSA Commits Contempt of Court Again

On January 21, 2019, a Press Release headlined "Food and Drugs Authority Public Alert” to Major Media Houses and Nationwide Platforms by Food...
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FDA and Stakeholders Join Hands to Support Food Venders

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) is working with two institutions to ensure the safety of food purchased from street vendors and also empower...
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FDA Seizes 1,285 Unregistered Products and Busts 7 Drug Dealers

The Central Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), in collaboration with the Regional Police Command, has arrested seven men suspected to...
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Lybrel and Seasonique Birth Control Pills Are Not FDA registered

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has alerted the public that it has not registered lybrel and Seasonique birth control pills for use in...
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FDA Cautions Public Against Buying Cosmetics with Mercury Hydroquinone

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), as part of its routine market surveillance, is investigating the possible adulteration of mercury, hydroquinone and steroids in...
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Women Entrepreneurs Want Activities of Regulatory Authorities Updated

Women entrepreneurs have appealed to the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), the Ghana Standards Authority and the Ghana International Promotion Centre to streamline their...

PSK Calls For legislative Review On Rushed Food And Drug Regulation

From left Dr. Louis Machogu President PSK, Fellow and Chair Legal and Ethics PSK Dr. D. S Karanja,Dr. Elizabeth Ogaja, Medical Director Chronic Disease...
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Stakeholder Institutions and FDA Signs MoU

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Accra Technical University (ATU), Q.A. Consult and the National...

Viagra Condom To Be Launched In Ghana

South Korea’s number one condom brand, UNIDUS Long Love, will be launched in Ghana in the coming weeks. AG Young Trade Ltd, local agents...

FDA Cautions The Public Of An Expired Product ‘LAVET FEMININE HYGIENE WASH’

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has cautioned Consumers not to patronize a relabelled expired product LAVET FEMININE HYGIENE WASH, as the FDA cannot...
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FDA moves to boost nutrition of street foods in Ghana

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), has taken another giant step by launching a project...
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FDA Promises Ghanaians Of Its Plan On Public Health And Safety

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) wishes to bring to the attention of the general public that, recent market surveillance activities have revealed the...
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Ghana’s Laws on drug smuggling must be reviewed

The Judiciary is ready to enforce laws on illicit drug trade as a means of curbing abuse of fake drugs and substances, a Supreme...
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Dr. Akwasi worried over growing cases related to drugs

Dr Akwasi Osei, Chief Executive Officer of Mental Health Authority has lamented over the increased number of drug related cases reported at the country’s...
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FDA chances upon buses loaded with drugs

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in the Volta Region has intercepted two KIA buses loaded with drugs at Sogakofe border. The buses, with registration...
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FDA links suicidal bents to the intake of Tramadol

Mrs Olivia Boateng, Head of the Tobacco and Substances Abuse Department of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has advised the public against the...
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FDA ceases large quantity of drugs

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in the Volta Region has seized large quantity of drugs - diclofenac and antibiotics that were being smuggled...
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Ghanaian alcohol producers promise to put consumer safety first

The Association of Alcohol Manufacturers and Importers (AAMI) and together the relevant bodies have pledged to work together to raise alcohol marketing and advertising...
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FDA says unregistered Tramadol sale is crime in Ghana

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned that Pharmaceutical shops and Over the Counter Medicine Sellers (OCMSs) are not supposed to sell unregistered...
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ABL Handed Their HACCP Certification

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has awarded Accra Brewery Limited (ABL), a subsidiary of Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABInBev), the world’s largest brewer, a Hazard...
Representatives of the AAMI, GIBA and AAG with the Hon. Dr. Mustapha Hamid (Minister for Information), Mr. Joseph Adusei, (Head of Regenerative Health and Nutrition Program), Ms. Marie Lovelace-Johnson (Head of Enforcement, FDA), Hon. Dr. Kwabena Twum-Nuamah (Chairman, Parliamentary Select Committee on Health).

Stakeholder outline plans on alcohol marketing and advertising

The Association of Alcohol Manufacturers and Importers (AAMI), Ministry of Health, Ministry of Information, Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), together with the Advertisers Association...
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FDA cautions public over unregistered medical devices

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned members of the Ghana Federation for Traditional Herbal Medicine Practitioners Association (GAFTRAM) against the use of...
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FDA confirms the death of three from fumigant tablet

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has said the three children who died after their parents sprayed a fumigant tablet lost their lives through...
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Five young drug peddlers nabbed

The Upper West Regional Police Command in collaboration with other state agencies, has arrested five suspected drug peddlers aged between 32 and 70 years...
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FDA takes five drug dealers to court

Five alleged drug peddlers who were caught displaying and selling drugs and herbal medicines unauthorised by the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) have appeared...