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October 19, 2017 5:54 PM ‘Mahama’s’ Hospital At Garu-Tempane Abandoned; Thieves Stealing Materials

One of the six district hospitals started by the John Mahama government to eliminate disparities in healthcare delivery in the country has been abandoned at the Garu Tempane in the Upper East Region. In August 2013 the then Health Minister Sherry Ayitey cut sod for construction work to begin on the hospitals under the 175 million-dollar turnkey project 60

October 18, 2017 5:31 AM New social intervention drive tackles child poverty ‘from the womb’

The Gender, Children and Social Protection Ministry has rolled out a programme it says will sustainably tackle extreme poverty in the country. Director of Policy Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation at the Ministry, Mawutor Ablo, says apart from ongoing social intervention programmes, like the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP), a new system 24

October 18, 2017 5:25 AM UG wins seventh inter-medical school debate

University of Ghana (UG), Legon, has emerged champions of the seventh inter-medical school debate, scoring 86 points to overcome the fierce challenge by three other public universities. For their prize, they received a trophy, certificates and a travelling package to Dublin, Ireland, for a four-week attachment programme. The defending champions, University 39

October 18, 2017 3:21 AM West African health practitioners build capacity

A one-week Management Development Training Programme for managers and leaders of healthcare organisations in West Africa has begun in Accra.The programme, which started from October 15, is expected to end on October 21, and has 51 participants from Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda and Cameroon. It is to provide the various ministries of health with the needed 75

October 14, 2017 2:00 PM Veteran wounded by Iranian bomb talks Trump's Iran decision

Iraq War veteran Robert Bartlett and Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer react on 'The Story' after Trump decides not to recertify the nuclear deal. This is a rush transcript from "The Story," October 13, 2017. This copy may not be in its final form and may be updated. MARTHA MACCALLUM, "THE STORY" ANCHOR: Breaking tonight, new achievements: President Obama was most proud 114

October 13, 2017 1:48 PM Samira Bawumia Donates To Pupils In Tamale

The Second Lady of the Republic of Ghana, Samira Bawumia, has donated learning materials worth over thousands of cedis to the Zogbeli Primary School in Tamale in the Northern Region as part of the Samira Empowerment and Humanitarian Project. Making the presentation, the wife of the Vice President said pupils should be encouraged to read wide, since reading 38

October 13, 2017 1:32 PM ‘Mahama’s Decision To Cancel ‘Allawa’ Forced us Into Prostitution’ – Female Trainee Nurses

Just few days since the restoration of nursing training allowance, some female trainee nurse have recounted their harrowing experience over how they sold their bodies so as to make ends meet while in college. These nurses claim that the decision by the decision by the erstwhile Mahama administration to cancel their allowance caused grave financial hardship 31

October 11, 2017 11:23 AM 58,000 Trainee nurses to benefit from allowance

Fifty-eight thousand midwife and nurse trainees are to benefit from the restoration of the nurse and midwife trainees’ allowance which was launched by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in Sunyani yesterday. In the 2017/18 academic year, the government is to spend GH¢232 million to pay the allowances of the beneficiaries who will receive GH¢400 each per month 75

October 10, 2017 4:59 PM GHS232m allocated to pay trainee nurses allowance

The government has committed GHC232 million for the payment of nursing trainees’ allowances for the 2017/2018 academic year. This was announced by President Akufo-Addo at a grand event to celebrate the restoration of the allowance in the Brong Ahafo region. The previous National Democratic Congress (NDC) government, scrapped the allowance for trainee 54

October 9, 2017 6:07 PM Lucy Quist leaves Airtel Ghana

In a Facebook post titled ‘Climb’ on Monday, Mrs Quist announced that “the time is right for me to move on to the next chapter”. Lucy Quist joined Airtel Ghana in 2014 as the first Ghanaian female CEO of a major multinational telecom company. During her tenure, she successfully led her team to reposition and transform Airtel Ghana into one of the fastest 93