NHIS drugs down 30%

NHIS drugs down 30%

Pharmaceutical firms across the country have agreed to reduce the price of medicines approved for use under the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIA) by 30 per cent. This was after government removed VAT and other levies on local and selected

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Apathy, not support-switch reduced Volta NDC votes in 2016 – Segbefia

Apathy, not support-switch reduced Volta NDC votes in 2016 – Segbefia

Mr. Alex Segbefia, Health Minister in the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) Government, has blamed the party’s seemingly dwindling election fortunes in its Volta Region, particularly in the 2016 polls, on voter apathy. He insisted the lower votes had nothing

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KNUST student designs ‘single’ phase traffic light

KNUST student designs ‘single’ phase traffic light

Days of dysfunctional traffic lights could soon be over, with the designing of a ‘single phase’ system by a student of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. Final year Physics student, Bruce Christopher Konu has built a traffic light

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ATADO donates to Ketu South Municipal Hospital

ATADO donates to Ketu South Municipal Hospital

The Aflao Municipal Hospital has received GH¢ 15,000.00 worth of medications from the Aflao Traditional Area Development Organisation (ATADO), a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) to help meet the health needs of the people. The package included anti-malarial, diabetes, and hypertension

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FDA warns pregnant women against bleaching pills

FDA warns pregnant women against bleaching pills

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), has cautioned pregnant women against the use of pills, creams and others that serve as skin lightening agents since they could have adverse effect on their unborn babies. Women who are also breastfeeding (lactating

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Freddie Blay creating jobs not buying votes with $11m NPP bus project- Nyamah

Freddie Blay creating jobs not buying votes with $11m NPP bus project- Nyamah

The Freddie Blay campaign team has debunked claims that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) National Chairman aspirant is buying votes ahead of a crucial election through his plan to buy 275 buses for the party. The spokesperson for the acting

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Dissolve Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Board – Nana Addo orders

Dissolve Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Board – Nana Addo orders

In the wake of the impasse between the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cylinder Manufacturing Company (GCMC) and the board of the company, President Akufo-Addo has ordered the dissolution of the Board. A statement signed by the Energy Minister

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You’re probably washing your hands all wrong, study says

You’re probably washing your hands all wrong, study says

Hand-washing seems pretty simple, but a recent study shows that 97% of the time, we’re still doing it wrong — which can lead to contamination of food and surfaces and result in foodborne illness. The study from the US Department

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FIFA/CAF appoints Oti Akenteng and Dr. Amoah as liaison officers for Ghana

FIFA/CAF appoints Oti Akenteng and Dr. Amoah as liaison officers for Ghana

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) have appointed Mr. Francis Oti Akenteng and Dr. Kofi Amoah as liaison officers for Ghana, to ensure the smooth participation of the country in upcoming international

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NCA loses appeal, KelniGVG contract put on hold

NCA loses appeal, KelniGVG contract put on hold

A Court of Appeal has dismissed an application by the National Communications Authority (NCA), seeking to delay the implementation of an order preventing the Authority from entering into any third party contracts. This development means the government would be in

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