Ebola

 

Sierra Leone Ebola survivors protest over medical treatment

Survivors of Ebola are holding protests across Sierra Leone over what they believe is a lack of government care. They say some people have died because they have not received ... more
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WHO downgrades Ebola health risk

Ebola is no longer an "extraordinary health event" and the risk of the virus spreading is low, the World Health Organization says. It means the disease is not thought to ... more
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Jim Yong Kim Writes: Zika outbreak reveals major impact on women

Since the Zika outbreak gained global attention earlier this year, photos of babies with microcephaly have appeared on television screens and newspapers around the world. They have become emblems of ... more
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First win for Ivory Coast, Egypt snatch late equaliser

Holders Ivory Coast claimed their first victory in 2017 African Nations Cup qualifying by beating Sudan 1-0 on Friday while record winners Egypt salvaged a last-gasp 1-1 draw in Nigeria. ... more
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Ebola kills two in Guinea, says gov’t

Two people from the same family have died from Ebola in Guinea, the government said Thursday, as the WHO declared a flare-up of the virus in neighbouring Sierra Leone over. ... more
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Sellas Tetteh continues as Sierra Leone coach

Ghanaian Sellas Tetteh is to continue as caretaker coach of Sierra Leone after his loan agreement was extended. He will take charge of Sierra Leone's upcoming matches against Gabon. The ... more
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Journalists in tipper truck and matters arising

On Sunday March 6, Ghana had a memorable 59th independence anniversary ceremony at the Black Star Square in Accra. Yes, it was memorable. Our presidents dress was awesome and as ... more
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How sweet and beautiful it is for Ghana to Unite! JM shows the way

Black keys of the piano give good sounds and the white keys too, but its the combination of the two that gives the best melodyThats one of the famous quotes ... more
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TUC begs veterinary technicians to call off strike

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has pleaded with members of the Ghana Veterinary Medical Technicians Association to call off a strike that has persisted since January 26, 2016. The TUC ... more
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Lordina Mahama calls on WHO to check spread of Zika virus

The First Lady, Lordina Mahama, has urged the World Health Organisation and the International Community to speedily deal with the outbreak of the Zika Virus which started in Brazil - ... more
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CMS fire was deliberately set to cover up theft - Report

A Committee set up to investigate the Central Medical Stores fire says the fire was deliberately set to destroy evidence of theft, massive fraud and widespread irregularities. It was established ... more
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Zika declared global emergency by WHO

Zika poses a global public health emergency requiring an urgent, united response, says the World Health Organization. Experts are worried that the virus is spreading far and fast, with devastating ... more
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