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SOCIETY

Bogoso's medical facilities are overburdened following a devastating mine explosion.

Victims of the Bogoso explosion are being sent to various medical facilities outside of the neighborhood. This is due to the fact that Bogoso's health facilities are overburdened as a result of the crisis. As authorities mobilize rescue efforts, 17 people have been confirmed deceased, with 59 people injured.

  14 hours ago ago
Bogoso's medical facilities are overburdened following a devastating mine explosion.

SPORTS

My Open Letter to Alhaji Youssif Mustapha, Sports Minister of Ghana

The Performance of Ghana Black Stars is nothing but a unfortunate and abysmal, since you took over as sport Minister, Hon. Yussif Mustapha, we have always expected the best, don't be tensed by this development, it's an avenue to change the narrative, lots of things have happened before you took over, this is a clear definition of what was borne to happen, Ghana was shocked by an Expose that revealed lots of corrupt practices ongoing within the Football Association, this resulted in many refrees both National and International, Losing their jobs.

  2 days ago ago
My Open Letter to Alhaji Youssif Mustapha, Sports Minister of Ghana

POLITICS

Politicians travel oversees for medicine: Poor Ghanaians die daily - My concern

Instead of politicians to improve the health sector and economy, we’ve noticed how selfish political leaders are in Ghana. The leaders have thrown national development ideas into bins. Both NPP and NDC become friends with the citizens only when demanding for power. Ghanaian political leaders dump we citizens after they gain what they want.

  3 days ago ago
Politicians travel oversees for medicine: Poor Ghanaians die daily - My concern

OTHERS

Ghana Medical Association Disassociate Itself From Doctors Who Are Against Mandatory Vaccination.

The Ghana Medical Association has dissociated itself from the group of doctors known as Concern Ghanaian Doctors has kicked against mandatory COVID-19 vaccination in the country which they said is flawed and “based on skewed data.” This follows the petition written to the government by the concerned drivers association not to make COVID-19 vaccination mandatory in public and private institutions.

  9 days ago ago
Ghana Medical Association Disassociate Itself From Doctors Who Are Against Mandatory Vaccination.

SOCIETY

S/R: North Gonja DCE Hands Over Office and Accommodation Facilities to Five State Institutions

Some State Department and Agencies in the North Gonja District of the Savanna Region which hitherto did not have office and accommodation facilities to enable the effective discharge of their mandate will now heave a sigh of relief as the challenge has now been resolved following the provision of such facilities.

  6 days ago ago
S/R: North Gonja DCE Hands Over Office and Accommodation Facilities to Five State Institutions

OTHERS

GPRTU Is Not Part Of The 40% Increment In Transportation Fare.

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has dissociated itself from the Concerned Drivers Association decision to increase transport fares by 40% from next week Monday, January 17, 2022. According to the concern drivers association, the 40% increment is the only option for them to stay in business. But the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) said there are no plans to increase fuel prices for now but rather to negotiate with the government to scrap some levies on petroleum products. “As GPRTU,

  10 days ago ago
GPRTU Is Not Part Of The 40% Increment In Transportation Fare.

OTHERS

Nana Addo Storms Police Hospital To Commission 2 Massive Projects

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has made it his prime objective to develop all sectors be it education, health, agriculture, energy among others. The President shifted his attention to the country's security sector more specifically to the Ghana Police Service. Today, the President commissioned two projects at the Police Hospital that had been completed. The projects include a Virtual Medical Centre at Police Hospital and a New Out-Patient Department (OPD) facility at the Hospital. The Virtual Medic Centre

  10 days ago ago
Nana Addo Storms Police Hospital To Commission 2 Massive Projects

RELIGION

(+Photos): The Church of Pentecost does it again

Water I a major concern to all Ghanaians especially in its northern part where it does rain often. Religious groups, NGOs, and other aid agencies have realized that the government alone cannot lead the people to the promised land and need to offer a helping hand to the people.

  9 days ago ago
(+Photos): The Church of Pentecost does it again

OTHERS

Hon. Adam Eliasu, Has Handed Over Office Spaces To 3 Institutions And One Accommodation Facility.

The District Chief Executive for North Gonja, Hon. Adam Eliasu, has handed over office spaces to three (3) institutions and one accommodation facility making a total of four to enhance administrative and social/physical development. The handing over ceremony was done on Friday, January 14th, 2022 at Daboya in the North Gonja District of the Savannah Region. The state institutions include; The District Health Insurance Scheme, District Agriculture Department, the Rural Enterprise Agency and the Ghana Police Service.

  6 days ago ago
Hon. Adam Eliasu, Has Handed Over Office Spaces To 3 Institutions And One Accommodation Facility.

POLITICS

Ablakwa Puts Smiles On Faces Of Pensioners In North Tongu

The North Tongu legislator, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa never ceases to amuse his constituents and Ghanaians with his benevolence. Today, the young parlimantarian made a donation to pensioners to support their welfare. The Pensioners Association in his constituency had recieved loads of cement bags from the parliamentary to support them in the construction of a multipurpose office complex.

  8 days ago ago
Ablakwa Puts Smiles On Faces Of Pensioners In North Tongu

OTHERS

The Upcoming Increment In Transport Fares: Concerned Drivers Association Versus The GPRTU

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU), has responded to the latest notice by the Concerned Drivers Association of Ghana (CDA), on the their upcoming increment in transportation fares. In their response, the GPRTU has dissociated itself from the decision taken by the Concerned Drivers Association of Ghana, to increase transport fares from next week. Speaking on Citi TV's program 'Business News', Mr. Imoro Abass, the Head of Communications at the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) said, “As

  10 days ago ago
The Upcoming Increment In Transport Fares: Concerned Drivers Association Versus The GPRTU

EDUCATION

"For how long are we going to face accommodation problems on Legon campus?" - John Dumelo

Ghanaian actor, farmer and politician, John Dumelo has addressed accommodation problems on University of Ghana (Legon) campus. Mr Dumelo took to Twitter to address the issue and also suggested a solution to the problem. According to John Dumelo, every year there are accommodation problems on Legon campus as this year is no exception.

  15 days ago ago

SOCIETY

Transport Fares Are Not Going UP By 40 Percent

People who rely on the services of private commercial transport operators have been asked to ignore claims that transport fares are going to be increased by 40 percent, effective Monday, January 17, 2022. There has not been any such decision by the tripartite committee – the transport ministry, fuel dealers and the transport operators.

  7 days ago ago
Transport Fares Are Not Going UP By 40 Percent

SOCIETY

We are scared, we feel unsafe; give us protection - Dr Ireland

Community pharmacists say they are scared, feel unsafe and calling for increased security protection against armed robbery attacks. Many of them have been attacked by armed robbers and robbed of huge sums of money. “For us to continue providing these critical pharmaceutical services to our communities and the country at large, we call on the Inspector General of Police Dr. George Akuffo Dampare to instruct his men to as a matter of urgency investigate all reported cases of robbery against community pharmacists and pharmacies, to provide security and patrol services to community pharmacies in the country, and we are ready to collaborate with the police to protect life and property.”

  17 days ago ago
We are scared, we feel unsafe; give us protection - Dr Ireland

JUSTICE

Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s Shot-or-Test Rule for Workers

Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s Shot-or-Test Rule for Workers (Bloomberg) -- A divided U.S. Supreme Court blocked the centerpiece of President Joe Biden’s push to get more people vaccinated amid a Covid-19 surge, rejecting an Occupational Safety and Health Administration rule that might have required eighty million employees to get pictures or periodic exams.

  7 days ago ago
Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s Shot-or-Test Rule for Workers

HEALTH

Do You Know Your Health Rights?

Everyone has the right to health . The Ghana Health Service introduced the Patients' Charter in 2002 to ensure quality of health care for patients. The patient's charter ensures that service personnel as well as patients/clients and their families understand their rights and responsibilities. THE PATIENT'S RIGHTS

  9 days ago ago
Do You Know Your Health Rights?

HEALTH

Dr Bogee — Private sector participation in maternal and new born health in rural areas critical.

The Executive Director of the Ayire Clinic and a Senior Paediatric resident, Dr. Gillian Bogee says the private sector plays a key role in delivering sexual and reproductive health services. Dr. Bogee indicated that the role of the private sector in improving maternal and newborn health in achieving the Universal Health Coverage and the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) goal 3 cannot be overemphasized.

  8 days ago ago
Dr Bogee — Private sector participation in maternal and new born health in rural areas critical.

SOCIETY

North Tongu Rising: Okudzeto Ablakwa Once Again Comes To The Aid Of Vulnerable Constituents

Life is very precious and as such humans put in much efforts to safeguard their lives. It becomes disturbing when a person loses his or her life on grounds that the individual did not have enough funds to pay for fuel for ambulance which is to transport him or her to another health facility for treatment.

  12 days ago ago
North Tongu Rising: Okudzeto Ablakwa Once Again Comes To The Aid Of Vulnerable Constituents

HEALTH

Nurses are blamed for everything in our hospitals: Read what they do

Please kindly click (+Follow) at your top right corner, Like, Share and Comment below for response and more content (News). Thanks for your support. One cannot undermine the fact that Nursing is one of the most involving and stressful jobs globally.

  17 days ago ago
Nurses are blamed for everything in our hospitals: Read what they do

HEALTH

Private Healthcare providers to halt their services if govt fails to for the monies due them

The Private Health Facilities Association (PHFA) have issued a strong caution to the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) to pay all members what is due them or they may face their wrath. This position was made known by the President of the PHFA, Mr. Samuel Okyere Donkor today when he was being called upon by the media.

  2 months ago ago
Private Healthcare providers to halt their services if govt fails to for the monies due them