Category Archives: Health

Don’t abuse contraceptives-midwife advises young girls

An assistant lecturer at the midwifery department of the medical school at the University for Development Studies (UDS), Ms. Darcha Rosina has advised young people in the Northern Region to bear in mind that their lust for sex comes with a lot of responsibility. Madam Rosina who also a practicing midwife observed that there is…
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State institutions not coordinating fight against teenage pregnancies and child marriage

Lack of coordination and collaboration among state institutions have been identified as the major challenges in the fight against teenage pregnancies and child marriages in the West Mamprusi Municipality of the North Eastern Region. At a day’s NORSAAC inception meeting in Walewale to deliberate on the NORSAAC Promoting Adolescent Sexual Safe Space(PASS) Project, representatives of…
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West Mamprusi assembly announce plans to address teenage pregnancy

The West Mamprusi Municipal assembly has announced its intention to embark on a vigorous campaign against child marriage and teenage pregnancy which are on the rise in the area. As part of the campaign, the assembly will be organizing durbars of chiefs to sensitize the communities on the need to appreciate their enormity on the…
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