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Ghana’s Annual Output Gap Of Maize Is Three Times What We Get From Oil

"Our beloved country, is free forever.” These words, spoken by our first president at the dawn of our independence, have echoed in the hearts...
European Union (EU)

EU provides US$33 million to support education, health in South Sudan

The European Union (EU) has approved 33 million U.S. dollars to support vulnerable people in conflict-torn South Sudan. The EU said on...
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Namibia to roll out women’s health campaign

Namibia will roll out a women's health campaign targeting adolescent girls to sensitize them about reproduction health, a senior government official said on Tuesday. ...
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Ambassador praises government for placing importance on adolescent health

Stephanie S. Sullivan, the United States Ambassador to Ghana, has commended the Government, its agencies, and media partners for making adolescent health a priority. The...
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Unilever Ghana Report Mentions a Hidden Impact of Oral Health

Unilever Ghana, makers of Pepsodent brand of toothpaste, has unveiled a report on the impact of oral health on children's lives which revealed at...
Drama Health

Radio drama has changed people’s attitude to health

A radio drama project to promote child nutrition, agriculture and maternal/child health issues has shown an improved attitude of listeners to such issues. According to...
Presbyterian Church of Ghana

Presby Church Plans on Health projects

The Presbyterian Church of Ghana is to embark on health projects to complement government’s efforts of providing quality and affordable healthcare for all Ghanaians. The...
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Volta Sees Significant Improvement in Health

Health indicators in Volta and Oti Regions have shown constant improvement over the last three years. Dr Timothy Letsa, Regional Health Director, addressing the 2018...
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Union Demands the Regularisation of IGF Staff in the health Sector

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Health Service Workers Union (HSWU) has called on the health authorities to regularise the contract of all...
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Health Oriented Charity Organises Screening for Babies

Aide á la Vulnèrabillitè, a charity-based health organization operating in the Upper East Region has organised medical screening babies in the Mother of Mercy...
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Intelligence Chief of Gaddafi’s Regime Released from Prison on Health Reasons

Libya's Justice Ministry on Sunday released the intelligence chief of the regime of the former leader Muammar Gaddafi for health reasons, a ministry official...
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Kenya launches mobile platform to improve healthcare

Pharmaceutical Society of Kenya on Wednesday launched a mobile platform to help improve the country's healthcare sector by prioritizing needs of patients. Louis Machogu, president...

WHO, ECA brainstorm over women’s health issues in Ethiopia

The Economic Commission for Africa and the World Health Organization on Friday hosted a meeting in Addis Ababa to discuss women’s health issues in...
Immunization

Mothers advised to utilise periodic immunisation of children

The Ghana Coalition of Non-Governmental Organisations in Health (GCNH) in the Brong-Ahafo Region has urged nursing mothers to patronise the immunisation of their children...
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Two Health Facilities Receive Support from Apinto Council

The Apinto Traditional Council has donated assorted drugs and hospital beds costing GHȼ41,000.00 in support of two health facilities - Apinto Government Hospital and...

Rob Lowe Fought Addiction Through Health and Fitness

The 54-year-old actor has been sober since he was 26, and says he managed to stay away from his vices by channelling his addictive...
CSOs

CSOs Advocate for Accurate Health Budget

Some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in the north have called on the government to ensure that budgetary allocations to the health sector are realistic...
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NGO offers free health screening

The Amazing Grace Children’s Foundation (AGCF), a US-based non-governmental organisation (NGO) has offered free health screening exercise for more than 300 residents at James...

Global Parliament of Mayors discuss key issues affecting the world

More than 80 mayors and city network leaders from six continents gathered in Bristol to convene on the topics of migration, urban security and...

AfDB approves US$50mn facility to support SMEs & Women Owned Enterprises in Nigeria

The African Development Bank has approved a US$50 million line of credit to Nigeria’s Fidelity Bank Plc to support small and medium sized, and...
Health Walk

GCNET organises a health walk

The Ghana Community Network (GCNET) in collaboration with its stakeholders at the weekend embarked on a health walk as part of the African Union...
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Health to go project covers 20 communities in Kumasi

“Health 2 Go”, a programme that delivers healthcare systems to the doorsteps of communities in hard to reach areas has been launched at Fufuo,...
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Health Sector operators converge to discuss ways of improvements

The Health Sector is reviewing its performance in the previous year towards developing better strategies to improve healthcare delivery across the country. The 2018 Health...
Ministries Of Finance And Health

Ghana Government Poised To Identify Sustainable Sources To Fund NHIS

The Minister for Health, Hon. Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has indicated that with the decreasing Development Assistance for Ghana, the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry...
USAID

USAID S4H Donates Two Health Facilities in VR

USAID’s Systems For Health (S4H) has donated basic healthcare equipment to primary care provider network facilities in two districts in the Volta Region. The items,...
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Health and Sanitation Teams in ASEMA & ASDA Take Advocacy Skills

Municipal and District Sanitation and Hygiene advocacy teams within the Awutu Senya East Municipal Assembly (ASEMA) and the Awutu Senya District Assembly (ASDA) in...
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World Health Day: Stronger Health Systems and Funding Key Universal Health

On the occasion of World Health Day, April 7, 2018, the African Development Bank calls for increased and more quality investments in Africa’s health...
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Poor mental health and smartphone obsession linked

People who are less emotionally stable are more likely to be addicted to their smartphones, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of...
A Thousand Needles

Women Sexual Reproductive Health Film Unveiled

A film documentary christened “A Thousand Needles” on Women’s Sexual Reproductive Health was launched in Accra at the weekend. The documentary merges monologues, poetry, arts...
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USAID & KOICA Commended for Four CHPS Compounds

The Director General (DG) of the Ghana Health Service Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare has commended United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Systems for Health...