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‘Trial and error’ at Obengfo Hospital tip of horrible things in Ghana – Prof. Boateng cries out

Prof. Kwabena Frimpong Boateng, former Chief Executive of Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has revealed, rather startling, that Joy News’ exposé of the ‘trial and error’ plastic surgeries at the Obengfo Hospital is just a tip of the iceberg in the country. Dr. Dominic Obeng-Andoh the owner and officer-in-charge of the Obengfo Hospital at Weija in Accra has over the years ...

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Right to Information Bill is shrouded in secrecy?

Mina Mensah, Regional Coordinator of Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative and member of the Coalition on the Right to Information, has expressed concerns over the state of the Right to Information Bill (RTI). Speaking on Joy News am Show on Multi TV, she observed that after 13 years of processes to get legal backing for the right to information, the country ...

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Analysts: West Africa Attractive Hezbollah Destination

Analysts say numerous factors have made West Africa an attractive target for Hezbollah, a Shi’ite extremist group founded in Lebanon. The presence of the extremist group in the region came into the spotlight this week after the United States announced it was imposing sanctions on four Lebanese citizens accused of aiding Hezbollah in its efforts to expand in West Africa. ...

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World Bank approves $155 million for Ghana

The World Bank has approved a US$155 million International Development Association (IDA) grant to support the government’s efforts to improve sanitation and water supply services in the country. It is also intended to help improve the capacity of government agencies to plan and manage natural resources more sustainably. Correspondence to that effect, which was made available to the Daily Graphic, ...

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Ghana losing $100m a month in tax revenue at Tema Port alone.

Rot, complicity and systematic corruption at the Tema Port alone is said to cost the nation 100 million dollars in tax revenue every month. Undercover investigations by the Center for Freedom and Accuracy in partnership with Tiger Eye Private Investigators have revealed a trend where tonnes of containers of imported goods are made to escape the tax net under the ...

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Election petition hearing adjourned to 24th June

Presiding Judge of the panel hearing the Presidential Election Petition, Justice William Atuguba has announced the decision of the panel to adjourn the hearing to 24th June 2013. This is to enable KPMG to complete its work of auditing pink sheets that has proved a source of controversy in the hearing of the petition and a particular hindrance to the ...

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Breaking News…Warfarin (Coumadin) 2 mg Tablets: Recall – Due to Oversized Tablets

Audience: Pharmacy, Patient, Health Professional ISSUE: Zydus Pharmaceuticals USA Inc. is voluntarily recalling one lot of Warfarin 2 mg Tablets, Lot #MM5767, expiration date June 2014 to the retail level. Four tablets of Warfarin 2 mg Tablets, Lot MM5767, have been found to be oversized in one product complaint. <a target=”_blank” href=”http://adclick.g.doubleclick.net/aclk?sa=L&ai=B8jP9Ely5UanGC4bxqgGH0IGoB76IncUDAAAAEAEg_sTrGTgAULut97UDWN7UgclhYMnGkYjwo-wSsgENd3d3LmRydWdzLmNvbboBCWdmcF9pbWFnZcgBCdoBZGh0dHA6Ly93d3cuZHJ1Z3MuY29tL2ZkYS93YXJmYXJpbi0yLW1nLXp5ZHVzLXBoYXJtYWNldXRpY2Fscy11c2EtaW5jLXJlY2FsbC1kdWUtb3ZlcnNpemVkLTEzMzE4Lmh0bWyYAuhrwAIC4AIA6gIQLzcxNDYvZmRhX2FsZXJ0c_gCgdIekAOkA5gD4AOoAwHgBAGgBh4&num=0&sig=AOD64_2LwqtKyO5JRt-MpEdwQ77dnxRehA&client=ca-pub-8572369247070542&adurl=http://adclick.g.doubleclick.net/aclk?sa=L&ai=BH441Ely5Ucv5DNKtqAHQwYGQDvOqpqUDAAAAEAEgADgAUN2Pyb39_____wFYi4Kp0lVgycaRiPCj7BKCARdjYS1wdWItNjc2MDQyMjg4NTEzMDEyMrIBDXd3dy5kcnVncy5jb226AQlnZnBfaW1hZ2XIAQnaAWRodHRwOi8vd3d3LmRydWdzLmNvbS9mZGEvd2FyZmFyaW4tMi1tZy16eWR1cy1waGFybWFjZXV0aWNhbHMtdXNhLWluYy1yZWNhbGwtZHVlLW92ZXJzaXplZC0xMzMxOC5odG1swAIC4AIA6gIjNDc4OC9obi51cy5obW5kcmcuZGlyLngueC54L1ByYWRheGH4AoHSHoADAZADpAOYA-ADqAMB4AQBoAYe&num=0&sig=AOD64_1ur4xsx2o-tQ1oabvCzdkfJeHWfQ&client=ca-pub-6760422885130122&adurl=http%3A%2F%2Fad.doubleclick.net/click%3Bh%3Dv8/3e00/3/0/%2a/f%3B271983645%3B1-0%3B0%3B96059471%3B4307-300/250%3B54119531/54025752/1%3B%3B%7Eokv%3D%3Bpc%3D%5BTPAS_ID%5D%3B%3B%7Esscs%3D%3fhttps://www.pradaxa.com/why-pradaxa.jsp?sc=PRDACQWEBBANHLT1303070″><img src=”http://s0.2mdn.net/2850051/1-Pradaxa NewJpeg-300×250 Rev.jpg” width=”300″ height=”250″ border=”0″ alt=”Advertisement” galleryimg=”no”></a> ...

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President Mahama leaves for UK

President John Mahama will leave Accra today, Wednesday, for London at the invitation of British Prime Minister, David Cameron.   The two leaders are scheduled to hold bilateral talks on Friday at No. 10 Downing Street before joining other heads of state and government at the Lancaster House on Saturday for the G8 Summit on Tax, Trade & Transparency. As ...

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