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GHS debunks claims COVID-19 test results at KIA are fake

The Ghana Health Service has refuted claims by some travelers that Covid-19 test results at the Kotoka International Airport are fake. According to GHS, the...

Minority urged government to adopt measures to boost public confidence in COVID-19 testing at KIA

The Minority in Parliament has asked the government to as a matter of urgency institute measures to ensure that persons who are tested for...

Ghana likely to witness severe 3rd wave if safety protocols continue to be ignored – GHS

Ghana risks a high and severe third wave of Covid-19 outbreak if the public continues to ignore the safety protocols. The Director-General of the Ghana...

COVID-19: FDA approves Moderna, Pfizer vaccines for use in Ghana

The Food and Drug Authority (FDA) has approved two more Covid-19 vaccines for use in Ghana. The approval will allow Modena (Spikevax) and Pfizer-BioNtech (Comirnaty)...

COVID-19 fight: 3rd wave calls for massive disinfection in public places – Rev Addae

The Manager of the Vector Control Unit of Zoomlion, Rev Ebenezer Kwame Addae, has underscored the need for a massive disinfection across all public...

Agyeman Manu signed Sputnik vaccine contract before seeking AG’s advice

New information emerging about the controversial Sputnik V vaccine sage indicate the Health Minister, Kwaku Agyemang Manu signed the contract for the purchase of...

Oppong Nkrumah builds medical theatre for Ofoase Ayirebi

Healthcare delivery in the Ofoase Ayirebi constituency in the Eastern Region of Ghana has received a major boost due to the completion and handing...

COVID-19: Over GHC53m spent on returning Ghanaians from abroad

Ghana spent over 53 million cedis in evacuating some stranded Ghanaians during the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic. The amount covered airfare, quarantine, food, and...

GHS to announce modalities for funerals to curb upsurge of COVID-19

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says it will soon come out with modalities on how public funerals should be organised in the country. The GHS...

GHS proposes rapid COVID tests at land borders

The Ghana Health Service has recommended the introduction of Rapid Diagnostic test kits at all entry points of the country, as part of efforts...

Over 200 COVID-19 cases recorded in Kumasi; 10 new deaths within 2-weeks

The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), has disclosed that 10 persons who contracted COVID-19 within the last two weeks in the municipality have died. The Assembly...

‘Covid-19 ICU cases doubling at an alarming rate’ – Coordinator for Severe and Critical Covid-19 cases

National Case Management Coordinator for Severe and Critical Covid-19 Cases, Dr. Christian Owoo is warning that Ghana’s critical cases are rising at an alarming...

Ghana terminates controversial $19 Covid-19 vaccine contract

The Minister for Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu, has disclosed that Ghana’s contract with Sheikh Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum to supply the country with Sputnik...

MTN, Africa CDC give “One More Push” to Covid-19 fight

MTN Group and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) today launched a joint campaign dubbed “One More Push” – to encourage...

Parliament approves $200m to purchase Covid-19 vaccines

Ghana’s Parliament has approved a loan agreement facility of 200 million Dollars for the financing for the COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness and Response Project. The approval...

COVID-19: Delta Variant hits Achimota School; 135 cases recorded

Achimota Senior High School in Accra has been hit with the deadly Delta variant of COVID-19, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has announced. According to...

Covid-19: Delta variant has entered Ghanaian community – Information Ministry

Government has revealed that the country has recorded its first-ever Delta Variant of the SARS-Cov-2 virus within its borders. In a press release dated Friday,...

NHIA to sanction health facilities charging NHIS holders extra fees

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), has served notice that it will take action against health facilities that are charging extra fees from NHIS...

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