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HEALTH

FDA, Police Service Nab 3 For Selling Medicines That ‘Cure’ Diabetes

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in collaboration with the Police Service has arrested three persons for selling and promoting unregistered medicines and nutraceuticals for the prevention and treatment of diabetes. The three were arrested on November 26, 2021, in connection with activities of breach Section 118, section 113, section 114 of the Public Health Act, 2012, ACT 851.

  7 months ago ago
FDA, Police Service Nab 3 For Selling Medicines That ‘Cure’ Diabetes

HEALTH

FDA Gives Ultimatum To Food Service Operators To Get Hygiene Permit

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) of Ghana has stated that it will not hesitate to impose regulatory sanctions on establishments that fail to get FDA hygiene permits after the end of July. Section 130(1) of the Public Health Act charges persons who manufacture for sale, sell supply or store some products to get a hygiene permit.

  4 months ago ago
FDA Gives Ultimatum To Food Service Operators To Get Hygiene Permit

SOCIETY

Look Out For Hygiene Permits Before Buying Food-FDA Cautions Public

The Food and Drugs Authority is sensitising members of the general public to be on the lookout for Hygiene Permits at various food services before patronising such services. This is to safeguard the health and safety of the general public, the FDA says. Operators of Food joints without Hygiene permits are also advised to regularise their activities by making their facilities available to the FDA for the inspections and facility licensing processes that will enable them to acquire valid Food Hygiene Permits.

  8 months ago ago
Look Out For Hygiene Permits Before Buying Food-FDA Cautions Public

JUSTICE

Mandatory vaccination: Five Reliefs Sammy Gyamfi Is Seeking From Supreme Court As He Files Motion

Tuesday, 21st December 2021 The National Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress on Monday sued the Attorney General (AG) and the Ghana Heath Service (GHS) over the mandatory vaccination exercise. This followed an earlier threat by the private legal practitioner to use the court to stop the implementation of the mandatory covid-19 vaccination at the airport.

  9 months ago ago
Mandatory vaccination: Five Reliefs Sammy Gyamfi Is Seeking From Supreme Court As He Files Motion

HEALTH

FDA Cautions Operators Of Body Enhancement Products

Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned manufacturers and Sellers of unregistered body enhancement products to abstain from the illegal act. The Authority’s Chief Executive, Delese Darko, in a statement warned the public to desist from using such products because of the adverse health implications.

  1 year ago ago
FDA Cautions Operators Of Body Enhancement Products

ENTERTAINMENT

I am taking FDA and Gaming commission to the Human Rights Court - Wendy Shay

The ”Astalavista” hitmaker has rallied for support from her industry colleagues, urging them to put all their differences aside and fight the system to show how powerful they are as entertainers. It all started with the FDA ”Guidelines for the Advertisement of Foods.” Section 148 of the Public Health Act, 2012 (Act 851) which gives the FDA the power to make guidelines. So, the guidelines are not mere guides but have the force of the law. As if this is enough, the Gaming Commission has also banned all

  1 year ago ago
I am taking FDA and Gaming commission to the Human Rights Court - Wendy Shay