Category Archives: Health

Tamale West hospital blood bank wants modern equipment to store blood.

A senior technical officer at the Tamale West Hospital, Mr. Noah Komla Tiase has called on the government and philanthropists to help the blood bank of the facility with modern equipment. The lack of modern equipment, he said, is hampering their work at the blood bank. "We don't have the requisite equipment to function as…
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Government bans construction of public toilets

As part of efforts towards attaining the national goals of open defecation free (ODF) in Ghana, a ban has been put on the construction of public toilets in communities. This is to encourage individuals and landlords to embrace the habit of constructing household toilets. Ghana by 2030 is expected to become an open-defecation-free country. According…
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Relative calm returns to Gushiegu hospital

Worried residents in Gushiegu and its environs can now breathe a sigh of relief; relative calm has finally returned to the district hospital. This, after a power struggle that pitted the facility's two doctors against one another as to who should be the medical superintendent threatened healthcare delivery in the area. The power struggle between…
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