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Doctors, mothers arrested over child harvesting

The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) has arrested eleven persons, including health officials and social workers in Accra for baby harvesting and trafficking. They included two medical doctors, two social workers, four nurses, two mothers and one traditional birth attendant. They were arrested in a joint operation by the …

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More Ghanaians have become overweight – Dr Asamoa-Baah

The world is experiencing another pandemic of non-infectious disease like hypertension, diabetes and cancers which is killing more people silently; Dr Anarfi Asamoa-Baah, Presidential Coordinator for Ghana’s COVID-19 Response stated in Accra on Tuesday. Speaking at the opening of the 72nd Annual New Year School and Conference Dr Asamoa-Baah said …

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Ghana to source suitable COVID-19 vaccine – Akufo-Addo

Government is to begin negotiations with international pharmaceutical companies to source a suitable COVID-19 vaccine for Ghana, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. This follows the completion of the task of the Committe set up by government to make recommendations for the procurement of COVID-19 shots to further the …

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Ghana needs to prepare for pandemics – Dr Asamoa-Baah

Ghana need to prepare adequately to deal with future pandemics, Dr Anarfi Asamoa-Baah, the Presidential Co-ordinator of Government of Ghana’s Coronavirus Response Programme and former Deputy Director-General, World Health Organization, stated in Accra on Tuesday. He said preparedness plays a crucial role to ensure that even in the face of …

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Institute of Chartered Accountants holds Accredited Certification Programme

The International Public Sector Accounting Standard (IPSAS) will hold an accredited certification programme in Accra on January 20th to provide virtual hands-on training for accounting officers in the public sector. The accredited certification programme would be organized through the Controller and Accountant-General’s Department in collaboration with the Institute of Chartered …

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