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February 16, 2015 7:13 AM track hospital renovation to reduce congestion

Management of the Komfo Anokye Teaching hospital has appealed to the government to speed up the on-going expansion works at the hospital to ease congestion at the facility. According to them the uneven nature of the people-to-beds ratio at the hospital is forcing doctors and medical practitioners to treat some of their patients on the floor. “It is like a dumping

February 16, 2015 3:31 AM Only 10 qualified plastic surgeons in Ghana

Ghana currently has only 10 trained plastic surgeons that are qualified to perform surgery, the Director of the Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burn Centre, Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), Dr Opoku Ware Ampomah, has stated. He has therefore appealed to anyone in need of plastic surgery to go to only those that are qualified to prevent complications 2

February 15, 2015 5:37 PM Teenage girl suicide bomber kills 16 in northeast Nigeria

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A teenage female suicide bomber blew herself up at crowded bus station in northeast Nigeria on Sunday, killing at least 16 and wounding 30 others. Most of the victims were children who had either been selling peanuts or begging for money at the time of the explosion, said witnesses. The bomber managed to get through the security

February 15, 2015 3:34 PM Building collapses in north India, killing 13 family members

A building under rushed construction in a northern Indian town collapsed overnight, killing 13 members of a family of weavers who were sleeping on the ground floor, police said Sunday. Three people escaped unhurt when the partially built structure crashed down in the town of Mughalsarai, about 300 kilometers (186 miles) southeast of Uttar Pradesh's state

February 15, 2015 1:03 PM Unlearnt Lessons

I lost my cousin on Friday. Sissy died in the early hours of Friday, ravaged by diabetes and her sense of no-life. I come from a family of five boys, my female cousins were the closest to sisters that I knew as we grew up over the years, life molding us, taking us further yet closer with every passing age and circumstance. We married, had children, educated 1

February 15, 2015 12:48 PM Kwaw Kese donates to KATH children's ward, Kumasi Central Prisons | Entertainment 2015-02-15

Ghanaian rap artiste Kwaw Kese who is currently standing trial for the alleged possession and smoking of “marijuana” has in the heart of the sharing season (Valentine’s Day) shared a message of hope, love and peace with mothers and children of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. With support form Millicom Ghana Limited (Tigo), a mobile

February 15, 2015 6:52 AM Building collapses, killing 12 people in north India

Police say a building that was under construction collapsed and killed 12 people, including two children, in the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The victims were sleeping on the ground floor when the partially built first floor fell on top of them. Police Superintendent Chandauli Muniraj says two people were being treated in a hospital, but three

February 15, 2015 4:30 AM Bad nutrition practices, the silent killer of our health and economy.

Health is the general condition of body and mind thus a healthy state of wellbeing free from diseases. The most nutritious food and the so call highly reputable foods can cause illness if it is contaminated with pathogens or certain chemicals. Some of the pathogens that can cause foodborne illness include certain bacteria, viruses, molds, worms, and protozoa 2

February 15, 2015 4:13 AM Open Letter to the Headmaster of Kumawu Tweneboah Koduah Senior High School

It has not only come to my attention, but also, confirmed by my in-depth investigations conducted into the issue that you have consciously or unconsciously turned the school into a semi police cum military camp lately. What really bothers me is your decision to shut down the school infirmary to provide an accommodation for the security forces. To me, this decision 2

February 14, 2015 11:38 PM Fake radiation machines flood Kenya market

According to Dr Rose Nyabanda, head of radiology at Kenyatta National Hospital, even in the second-hand car industry, there are limitations, but for this highly sophisticated medical equipment, there is no enforcement of importation or operational standards. Businessmen, she says, are buying old units or soliciting donations abroad and setting up shop in urban 2