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220 Ghanaian doctors head home from Cuba after completing medical course – Ayorkor Botchway

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah       About 220 Ghanaian medical students have successfully graduated in Cuba after a six-year programme in medicine. The medical doctors are due to return home this month to offer their services to the country’s health sector. The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley …

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WHO declares Congo’s Ebola Outbreak a Global Health Emergency

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah   The World Health Organization,(WHO), has declared Congo’s recent Ebola outbreak a public health emergency that needs international concern. According to the definition of WHO, a public health emergency means that other states stand the risk of being affected by the spread of the disease. The declaration …

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GHS declares public health emergency following detection of poliovirus type-2

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has declared a public health emergency following the detection of the poliovirus type-2 in the Northern Region capital, Tamale. A public health emergency, according to the WHO, is “an occurrence or imminent threat of an illness or health condition, caused by bioterrorism, …

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Part of your salary will be kept in Ghana – Govt to ‘Barbados nurses’

By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah   It has emerged that Ghana’s nurses expected to be exported to Barbados will not be permanently engaged on the Caribbean Island. The minister of health Kwaku Agyeman Manu made the disclosure shedding more light on Ghana’s memorandum of understanding with Barbados to export nurses to that …

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By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah   The Minister for Education, Hon. Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has described the era of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, as the best time to study in Ghana. According to the Minister for Education, the introduction of the Free Senior High School policy …

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Government begins recruitment of private trained nurses Monday

  By:brightwebtv.com/nana asare barimah     Government will from Monday, July 1 begin recruitment of nurses who graduated from public and private health training institutions in the country between 2012 and 2016. Qualified trainees seeking employment are to apply online to select the preferred agency under the Ministry of Health …

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