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Dr. Moeti calls for strong health base to achieve UHC

Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the Regional Director for the World Health Organisation (WHO) for Africa, has said that Africans needed to strengthen their health systems...
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UN seeks to enhance health promotion strategies for South Sudan

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday it is supporting South Sudan's health ministry to strengthen comprehensive health promotion implementation to improve the health...
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WHO draws Africa’s attention to Universal Health Coverage

Dr. Matsidiso Rebecca Moeti, World Health Organization (WHO) Africa Regional Director has asked African countries to see Universal Health Coverage (UHC) as good economic...
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WHO says Universal Health Coverage is at Africa’s doorsteps

Dr. Matsidiso Rebecca Moeti, World Health Organisation (WHO) Africa Regional Director has observed that accelerating Universal Health Coverage (UHC) was within reach in Africa. She...
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Donors devote $15 million to WHO for emergencies

Donors have pledged an additional 15.3 million dollars to support the World Health Organisation (WHO) to tackle disease outbreak and humanitarian health crises through...
German professor Nashan makes a diagnosis for a patient and answers his questions about his health conditions at Anhui Provincial Hospital, Jan. 12, 2018. Nashan used to be president of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, director of the hepatobiliary surgery department and liver and kidney transplant center of the University Hospital Hamburg. (Photo from anhuinews.com)

WHO Applauds China’s Management of Organ Donation and Transplant

China has made progress in organ donation and transplant management, and the country’s efforts on the sector are worth learning for Asia and the...
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Tanzania records 33,421 cases of cholera since August 2015 – WHO

A total of 33,421 cases of cholera were reported across all 26 regions of Tanzania from August 15, 2015 to January 7 this year,...

Executives of Sandoz meet Ghanaian app developer

Top executives of Sandoz, a multinational pharmaceutical company has met Elvin Blankson, who won from Ghana the Sandoz Healthcare Access Challenge (HACK) worldwide competition. The...
This week’s flight from Libya was the seventh since January 2017 organized by IOM for Guinean migrants from Libya with a total of 859 migrants assisted so far. Above is a photo of Guinean migrants assisted by IOM last August. File photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

KIA positioned for early detection of health related emergencies

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has launched the Public Health Emergency Response Plan for the Kotoka International Airport to guide the prevention and...

Student enrollment at Sunyani Technical University increase

Student enrollment at the Sunyani Technical University (STU) has increased in the 2017/2018 academic year, Professor Kwadwo Adinkrah-Appiah, the Vice Chancellor (VC) has said. This,...

Black Cranes present medals to brand owners of Indomie

The Black Cranes – the national weightlifting team, paid a courtesy visit to De United Foods Industries Ltd (DUFIL), the brand owners of Indomie,...

Job creation remains important focus for successive gov’ts

The Sixty-ninth Annual New Year School and Conference has been launched in Accra, on the theme: “Job Creation for Development: The Role of the...
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Half Assini SHS appeal for dormitory

Mr Kwaku Tsikata, the Headmaster of the Half Assini Senior High School, has appealed to the Ghana Education Service and the Ministry of Education...
A doctor examines a larva of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the carrier of Zika virus, in a laboratory of the Ministry of Health, in San Jose, Costa Rica, on Jan. 29, 2016. The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said it would convene an International Health Regulations emergency committee on the Zika virus to ascertain whether the outbreak constitutes a public health emergency of international concern.(Xinhua/Kent Gilbert) (jp) (sp)

Old Students UNIJOSA support alma mater

The Old Students Association of the University of Cape Coast Junior High School (UNIJOSA) has supplied its alma mater with science laboratory tools and...

Freemasonry is not an occult society – Grand Master

The Most Worshipful Brother Otwasuom Osae Nyampong VI, the immediate past Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Ghana, has debunked the notion that...

Eastern Corridor Youth appeal to Ghana’s President to honour promise

The chiefs and the Coalition of Eastern Corridor Youth (COECY) have appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo to honour his campaign promises to...

Queen of Denmark counts her experience in Ghana as wonderful

The Queen of Denmark, Margarethe II, after her three-day State Visit, said her experience of Ghana was very wonderful and would be a lasting...
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Dr Bawamia welcomes Dutch Prime Minister to Ghana

Dutch Prime Minister Mr Mark Rutte arrived in Accra Wednesday night to begin a two-day State to Ghana. He was met on arrival by Vice...

Illegal settlers along Odawna posing danger to student

The Coalition of Muslim Organisations, Ghana (COMOG), has raised an alarm against looming danger against students of Ghana Lebanon Islamic Secondary School GLIS, who...
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CAF to introduce Video Assistant Referee during CHAN 2018

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) will introduce Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for the first time in a CAF competition at the Total African...

National Association of Hygiene Students threatens strike action

The National Association of Hygiene Students on Tuesday petitioned government over their exemption from the reinstated nursing and teacher training allowances. The students after demonstrating...

Ghana’s First lady signs exchange program agreement with Licang Schoo

The Rebecca Foundation has signed an agreement with Licang District Experimental School in Qingdao, China, to have an exchange programme between Ghanaian and Chinese...

NPP refuse National Identification failure claims

Mr Vincent Sowah Odotei, Deputy Minister of Communication has refuted claims from the Minority NDC that the NPP has failed to implement the National...
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Yilo Klo State celebrate Kloyosikplemi festival

The chiefs and people of Yilo Klo State over the weekend celebrated the silver jubilee edition of Kloyosikplemi festival. The festival on the theme: “Unity...

Young people of Ghana have dreams – Minister

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovations, says the government would continue to provide the enabling atmosphere that can help nurture...

Italian Prime Minister arrives in Ghana for state visit

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni Monday night arrived in Ghana for a two-day state visit. Prime Minister Gentiloni would on Tuesday hold bilateral talks with...

EPA inaugurate committee to safeguard Ghana’s environment

To safeguard Ghana’s environment from the harm of pesticides and chemicals transportation and usage, two Committees have been inaugurated by the Environmental Protection Agency...
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Pru District elect new Presiding Member

Mr Abdul Karim Issahaku, the assembly member of Yeji Central Electoral Area in the Pru District of the Brong-Ahafo Region has been elected as...
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Industry entreated to use evidence-based experiences

Dr. Peter Amoako-Yirenkyi, Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) Consultant, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has called for industry to forge stronger...

Entrepreneurs meet with giants in the industry

The maiden edition of EMPRETEC Ghana Foundation’s programme dubbed “Meeting the Giants of Industry Evening Encounter” has been held in Accra. The programme, an informal...

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