The National TB Control Programme has announced the occurrence of a new type of tuberculosis in the country.
The new strain of the disease which affects the human lungs, known as the extensive drug resistance tuberculosis (XDR-TB), was said to have resulted in the death of one person in December last year.
Director General of the Ghana AIDS Commission, Dr Mokowa Blay Adu Gyamfi
Three persons tested HIV positive out of the more than 1,800 young people voluntarily screened in the Bolgatanga Municipality for their HIV/AIDS status on Independence Day.
After months of protests from staff to get him removed from office, the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital boss Dr. Eugene Dordoye, has formally handed over.
The Hunger Project Ghana, in line with its social transformation and leverage principle to improve the living conditions of vulnerable people in rural communities, is investing a total of 285,000 Euros in maternal and child health.