Category Archives: Health

Ambulance on rescue mission catches fire

One of the ambulances stationed in Tamale for emergency responses on Thursday caught fire while on a rescue mission. The ambulance, with registration number GV 338-12, caught fire around the Total Fuel station along the Tamale Teaching Hospital road at about 2:00 p.m., officials said. The ambulance was racing to an accident scene along the…
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Gumbihini North residents lament insanitary conditions

Some Residents in the Gumbihini North electoral area in the Tamale metropolis have expressed their displeasure about the sanitation problem in the area which they note has persisted for the past six months. So far, according to the angry residents, authorities have not ¬†given the problem the attention it requires. Besides being a health hazard,…
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Amercian dental outreach team provides treatment to Sang people

Over four hundred people including homeless children in the Sang district of the northern region have received free dental treatment from a United States based dental team. The ¬†team, the Montana Dental Outreach is a non-profit organization that supplies dentistry to children and the homeless. Aside treatment. the team provided provided cavity protection, tooth paste…
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Mental health authority raises alarm about ‘criminal lunatics’

The Ghana Mental Health Authority (MHA) in the northern region says it is worried about the current phenomenon in the country where criminals feign mental illness after committing crimes.. According to the agency, the phenomenon if not checked could cause havoc in the country. The Authority said there are instances where criminal lunatics all of…
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