Parliament approves US$162.9 million Barclays Bank loan

January 12, 2021 Parliament has approved a US$162, 931,563.27 Barclays Bank PLC loan to finance the design, construction and furnishing of seven district hospitals and provide an integrated IT systems...

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COVID-19 vaccine to arrive first quarter 2021- Dr Kuma-Aboagye

December 23, 2020 Ghana is likely to take delivery of a vaccine for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic before the close of the first quarter of 2021. This follows a breakthrough in the development...

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Ministry coordinates COVID-19 researches to respond to pandemic

November 12, 2020 The Ministry of Health (MoH) is to coordinate various researches being conducted by public universities and laboratories to inform the next line of action in dealing with the  COVID-19...

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Coronavirus: China presents second batch of medical supplies to Ghana

September 17, 2020 China on Wednesday, 16 September 2020, handed over its second batch of medical supplies to Ghana to combat the coronavirus pandemic. The Charge D’Affaires of the Chinese Embassy in Ghana...

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Akufo-Addo cuts sod for new 400-Bed maternity block; 101-Bed Urology Centre at Korle-Bu

August 12, 2020 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, cut the sod for the construction and equipping of a 12 storey 400 bed Maternity and Gynaecological Centre, and a 2-storey...

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COVID-19: UAE military cargo plane delivers hospital parts to Ghana

May 29, 2020 A massive cargo plane carrying parts of a field hospital touched down in Ghana on Thursday in support of a UN mission to protect aid workers from the coronavirus in West Africa. A video...

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Akufo-Addo extends Ghana’s border closure by one month

May 2, 2020 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has extended the closure of the country’s borders by one month. The extension takes effect from Monday, May 4, 2020, at 1:00am. The President made...

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Government to construct 94 new hospitals within a year to prop up healthcare system

April 27, 2020 President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced plans to construct 94 new hospitals across 88 districts and the six newly created regions. These new health facilities are intended to complement the...

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Local companies make progress in PPE production for COVID-19 fight

April 27, 2020 Some local companies that have received financial support from government are making progress with the mass production of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to strengthen government’s...

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Health Ministry to set up intelligence unit to deal with quacks

September 20, 2019 The Ministry of Health is to establish a Health Intelligence Unit to help get rid of quacks from the health sector. A Deputy Minister of Health, Mr. Alexander Abban, who announced this in...

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