COVID-19: Disregard claims suggesting Sputnik-V, AstraZeneca vaccines are ineffective against Indian strain

June 24, 2021 The Ministry of Health (MoH) has debunked viral claims that Sputnik-V and AstraZeneca vaccines are not effective against the deadly Indian strain of COVID-19, which is reported to have been...

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WHO gives GH¢2m in assorted equipment to MoH

April 12, 2021 The World Health Organisation (WHO) has presented assorted intensive care equipment valued at GH¢2,132,000 to Ghana. The donation is the latest by the United Nations to the country through...

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Netherlands Ambassador lauds gov’ts COVID-19 management

March 19, 2021 The Netherlands government has commended the Akufo-Addo administration for its forthrightness in dealing with the pandemic since its outbreak in the country. The Ambassador of the Kingdom...

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Ghana records two new variants of COVID-19

March 19, 2021 Two new variants of COVID-19 has been identified in Ghana. The new variants were found by the West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) through a sequencing it...

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Government to introduce 1% Covid-19 Health Levy – Mensah Bonsu

March 15, 2021 The Caretaker Minister for Finance, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu says the government will be introducing a Covid-19 Health Levy of 1% on VAT, Flat Rate Scheme (VFRS), and 1% on National Health...

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COVID-19 vaccination: Government to construct 14 treatment centres to manage medical waste

March 10, 2021 Government has indicated that it in talks with private investors for the establishment of 14 treatment centres nationwide for the proper disposal of medical waste in the country. The move...

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Only Ministry of Health can import COVID-19 vaccines – FDA reiterates after seizure of fake vaccines in South Africa

March 10, 2021 The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has reiterated that COVID-19 vaccines can only be imported into the country by the Ministry of Health. The FDA in an alert issued today cautioned the...

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Newly arrived vaccines to be deployed to health facilities from March 2

February 24, 2021 The newly arrived COVID-19 vaccines will be deployed to designated health facilities from March 2, 2021. Ghana took delivery of 600,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine made by the...

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February 24, 2021 / Comments (0)

Gov’t to break COVID-19 transmission chain with deliberate vaccine plan

February 22, 2021 … prepares to deploy 350,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines from March Government, through the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has indicated that it will along with the preaching of...

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COVID-19: Businesses urged to invest in rapid antigen test kits for their staff

February 4, 2021 The Bureau of Public Safety has admonished businesses in the country to procure COVID-19 Rapid Antigen test kits for their workers. According to the Bureau, this would provide real-time...

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