Health & Lifestyle

The HIV prevalence rate among pregnant women in Ghana increased from 2.1 per cent in 2017 to 2.4 per cent in 2018, according to the 2018 HIV Sentinel Survey (HSS) report.

Illegal fishing by foreign trawlers is destroying Ghana’s fish populations and costing the country tens of millions of dollars a year, researchers say.

For the first time in its 96 years of existence, the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital can boast of a paediatric and intensive care unit (PICU) which will give a big boost to childcare services in Ghana. The new unit has come courtesy of the Rebecca Foundation, led by First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo.

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