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TTH confusion: Blame us – Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Health has accepted responsibility over the confusion that resulted from the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer for the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH). The Public Relations Officer of the Ministry, Robert Cudjoe, speaking in an interview with Accra News’ Abena Korantemaa Agyapong on Tuesday June 13, …

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Rape on the rise at Ledzokuku-Krowor

Women and young girls in the Ledzokuku-Krowor Municipality (LEKMA) in the Greater Accra Region continue to live in fear of being raped as the municipality records increasing rape and sexual assault cases.  The situation has compelled many women in the area to avoid stepping out at night for fear of …

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Ethiopian wins top WHO job

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia will be the next director general of the World Health Organization (WHO). He will be the first African to head up the UN agency, after winning the most votes from 186 member states. He replaces Margaret Chan, who will step down from her 10-year post …

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Coffee And Your Health

Coffee is a brewed drink prepared from roasted coffee beans, which are the seeds of berries from the Coffee plant. Tropical areas like Africa, are very conducive for the growth and cultivation of coffee. There are several types  of coffee, but  the two  most  commonly  grown types  are the Arabica  …

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