Sweden to donate 1 million doses of unused AstraZeneca vaccine

A health worker holds a vial of AstraZeneca’s Coronavirus vaccine at the vaccination centre at Messe Dresden convention centre during a vaccination campaign. Photo: Robert Michael/dpa-Zentralbild/dpa The Swedish government is…

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Denmark rejects Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine

A health worker prepares a vial of the Johnson & Johnson Coronavirus vaccine at Pop-up Covid-19 vaccination site set up in a Baseball stadium parking lot. Photo: Bruce Cotler/ZUMA Wire/dpa…

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DR Congo declares end of latest Ebola outbreak

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) on Monday officially declared the end of the 12th Ebola outbreak, which killed six people in its eastern province of North Kivu. Since…

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Vaccine hesitancy and variants growing concern for U.S. battle against COVID-19

Vaccine hesitancy and spreading variants are causing growing concern for the U.S. battle against the COVID-19 pandemic that has killed over 575,000 Americans over the last year. Health experts sounded…

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Minority asks government to formulate Covid-19 antigen policy

Mr Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, Ranking Member of Health, addressing at a press conference in Parliament House The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament has called on government to,…

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Expedite action on procurement, deployment of Covid-19 vaccines-Minority

Mr Kwabena Mintah Akandoh, Ranking Member of Health, addressing at a press conference in Parliament House The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus has called on the government to expedite…

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Botswana to develop occupational health and safety policy

People queue outside a supermarket in Gaborone, capital of Botswana, April 2, 2020. Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi has declared a state of emergency following confirmation of three coronavirus cases in…

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Foundation donates incubators to Koforidua and Atibie hospitals

Mr Seth Acheampong, Eastern Regional Minister, in collaboration with Kokrokoo Charities Foundation, has donated four incubators to the Koforidua Regional Hospital and the Atibie Government Hospital to improve specialised care…

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Inadequate health personnel impedes health care delivery in Ada West

Inadequate health personnel and bad roads are impeding quality health care delivery in Ada West District of the Greater Accra Region. Dr Seli Deh, the Ada West District Director of…

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HIV campaign must target high risk groups – Ayisi Addo

Dr Stephen Ayisi Addo, the Programme Manager, National AIDS/STI Control Programme, has advocated education on HIV/AIDS among the homosexual community instead of ignoring the threat their activities pose to many…

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