More children are getting infected with Covid-19 – Ghana Health Service reveals

The Ghana Health Service has bemoaned the rate at which children between the ages ranges of 0 and 15 years are contracting Covid-19 in Accra.  The service said available data they have points out that cases involving children in Accra have increased from 18 per cent to 20 per cent

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Ghana’s Covid cases keep surging with over 1,000 active cases presently

Ghana has been recording a surge in Covid-19 cases within the last few weeks with the numbers crossing the 1,000 mark. At the beginning of June 2022. The active Coronavirus cases were less than 400. As of June 2, 2022, the active case count was 370. It increased to 401

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90 per cent of new Covid cases are in Accra, 10 per cent are in 7 other southern regions -GHS

Reports from the Ghana Health Service indicate that 90 per cent of new cases recorded are from the Greater Accra Region. The 10 per cent is from seven other regions in the southern sector.  According to the Service, 62 new cases have been recorded in the past two weeks, adding

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Disregard reports of a monkeypox outbreak in the Western Region – Ghana Health Service

Reports suggesting that monkeypox has been detected in the Western Region have been debunked by the Ghana Health Service. A post on social media which went viral had alleged that the country had recorded its first case of monkeypox in the region. But the Ghana Health Service has quashed the

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Poliovirus discovered in water samples at Tamale

The poliovirus has been identified in samples of water scooped from some drains in the Sagnarigu municipality and the Tamale metropolis. Routine surveillance carried out by the Northern regional health directorate led to the discovery of the virus. This was confirmed by the Noguchi Memorial Center for Medical Research after

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Stay alert Covid-19 is not gone yet – Ghana Health Services advises Ghanaians

Low cases of Covid 19 are being recorded in the country, the Ghana Health Service has revealed. Briefing the press on Tuesday, 26th April 2022,   Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, cautioned that despite the easing of restrictions and the low Covid-19 numbers recorded, Ghanaians should

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Akufo-Addo begins processes to open land borders after Minority MPs pressure

After cries and demands from the Minority Caucus to open the land borders and review the Covid test regime at the Kotoka International  Airport, information being picked up suggest that President Akufo-Addo in a bid to address the situation has started engaging in crunch meetings with stakeholders. Two years down

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Ghana Health Service to begin tracking pregnant women digitally – Dr Bawumia

The vice president of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has revealed that the Ghana Health Service is set to begin digitally tracking and monitoring all pregnant women across the country to ensure all newborn babies receive national ID numbers at birth. The move according to the vice president

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