Details: how doctors at KATH refer patients to spectra clinic for CT Scan services for a commission

As published earlier on by this Website about the worrying trend of patient referrals by doctors at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital to a private CT scan facility operated by one of their colleagues, Dr. Frimpong Asafo Adjaye, we bring readers details of the modus operandi of the doctors whose actions can best be described […]

KATH grinding to a halt as CEO milks it dry, award contracts to wife, cousins and friends

Investigations by has revealed massive corrupt practices at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi in which the Chief Executive Officer is engaged in the award of contracts to his wife, cousins and friends without recourse to laid down procurement practices. Dr. Oheneba Owusu-Danso according to disgruntled staff of the second biggest health […]

Health alert: Chinese drugs and capsules containing human remains with Hepatitis B virus discovered

The Ghana Revenue Authority is alerting the general public about the discovery and seizure of some drugs and capsules that has been exported by Chinese Nationals to South Korea and which contains human parts including foetuses, infants and flesh. Some of the drugs according to the a GRA memorandum signed by Seidu Iddrisu, the Deputy […]

Geneva: Samira Bawumia pushes for design of local solutions to air pollution and its impact on health

The Second Lady of Ghana, Mrs. Samira Bawumia has called for concerted efforts in tackling air pollution and its attendant effects on health. She made this call at the Opening Plenary of the first-ever World Health Organisation (WHO) Conference on Air Pollution and Health in Geneva, Switzerland. In her opening remarks, the Second Lady, who […]

Geneva: Samira Bawumia charges WHO to prioritize clean cooking solutions to enhance women’s health

The Second Lady of Ghana, Mrs Samira Bawumia, has charged the World Health Organization (WHO) to prioritise discussions on clean cooking solutions and its impact on women’s wellbeing, at the first WHO Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health. This, she noted, at the pre-conference workshop, held ahead of the three-day program, in Geneva. Addressing […]

Enhancing health care delivery: second lady launches Nursing and Midwifery Strategic Plan and Services Framework

The second lady, Hajia Samira Bawumia has launched the five year Nursing and Midwifery Strategic plan and Services Framework (2019-2023) She  stressed on the need for the country’s health workers to be adequately resourced and motivated to give off their best, especially, as Ghana works towards achieving Universal Health Coverage (UHC). Hajia Samira Bawumia was […]

Enhancing healthcare delivery: Second Lady Samira Donates Medical Equipment to Greater Accra Regional Hospital

The Samira Empowerment and Humanitarian Projects (SEHP), founded by the Second Lady,  Hajia Samira Bawumia in partnership with the Turkish Coordination And Cooperation Agency (TiKA) and the  Turkish Embassy in Accra, have donated Neurosurgery equipment and supplies worth over GHc 200,000 to the  neurosurgery unit of the Greater Accra Regional Hospital at Ridge in Accra. […]

Rumors of Akufo-Addo’s ill health: you can’t kill me prematurely, my life is in God’s hands-President replies critics

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has rubbished claims by sections of the public, particularly, the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) that he collapsed during the weekend and that accounted for his visit to the 37 military hospital. According to the President, those whose political fortunes depend on his collapse will not see their dream manifest […]