The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association, has called on the government to prioritise employment of Graduate Nurses and Midwives to bridge the Nurses/Patient ratio gap that currently stands at one is to 22. An assessment by the association reveals that Ghana will need not less than 38,000 Nurses and Midwives to fill the nurses-patient ...
The Principal of the Tepa Nursing and Midwifery training college in the Ahafo Ano North of the Ashanti region, Ms. Victoria Amoah has denied her involvement in a corruption scandal that has hit the school. It has been reported that the Principal, Victoria Amoah and an accountant Asamoah Richard have been involved in an alleged […]
The principal of Tepa nursing and midwifery training college Ms. Victoria Amoah and Asamoah Richard (Accountant) of the college have been fingered in a deadly admission scandal of GHȻ9,247,800 from school coffers unaccounted for at the blind side of government auditors. The two administrative members of the college are currently managing the government institution with […]
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The Atibie Nursing and Midwifery Training College has appealed to the Health Ministry (MOH) to move quickly to post more teachers to the school. Mrs. Paulina Osabutey, the Principal, said it had over the past decade been struggling with inadequate teachers and that things had kept worsening. She told the Ghana News Agency (GNA) that […]
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) is advocating the adoption of civic education in the Ghana Education Service (GES) curriculum for schools. The Deputy Chairman in charge of Operations at the NCCE, Samuel Asare Akuamoah noted in an interview that the absence of the course in the schools is a major contributing factor affecting the […]
Deficit in peace, development and governance poses a daunting challenge to mankind, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday. He spoke of a world “fraught with challenges” in a keynote speech delivered at the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. Humankind has reached an age of great progress, great transformation and […]
The Zuarungu and Bawku Nursing training colleges have jointly matriculated 453 general nurse and health assistant clinical trainees. The matriculation comprised of 295 nurses assistant clinical, 71 general nurses from the Zuarungu nursing training college, and 87 general nurses from the Bawku nursing training college. At the matriculation in Zuarungu, Principal of the Zuarungu NTC, ...
The Gushiegu Midwifery Training School in the Northern Region was thrown into a state of shock when a married student was prevented from taking part in the end-of-semester examination because she was pregnant. According to some teachers at the school, they were acting on a directive to prevent all pregnant students from taking part in ...
“Attention Deficit Disorder is not a disease, and people who have it, are in no way ‘sick.’ It is a difference —a big difference —in the way the brain handles information. While most people think in a one-thing-at-a-time way, the ADD person takes in everything at once. Sometimes they overlook the trees because they see […]
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South Sudan will strengthen collection of non-oil revenue by establishing a National Revenue Authority to enforce tax reforms and raise much-needed hard currencies, a senior government official said on Monday. Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Mou Ambrose Thiik told journalists that the government has depleted its foreign currency reserves in the central bank […]
A three-day workshop on quality improvement delivery for examiners of the Nurses and Midwifery Council is underway in Accra. The workshop is also to equip them with the knowledge, skills and a change in attitude towards the profession. Sixty participants and facilitators, including clinicians and nurse trainers with appreciable years of experience in the field […]
Deputy Health Minister, Tina Mensah has called on unemployed bonded registered nurses, to remain calm as the Ministry is working with appropriate bodies to recruit them in due course. The Minister was addressing a group calling itself the Coalition of Unemployed Bonded Registered Nurses and Midwives on Monday, who picketed at the premises of the […]
Ultimatefmonline.com has gathered that a 21-year old female student of the Asante Mampong Nursing and Midwifery Training School in the Ashanti Region has reportedly committed suicide. Bertha Frimpong, the deceased who was confirmed dead on Thursday at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) is alleged to have drunk a poisonous substance. She was rushed to the Mampong Government […]
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At least 17 people died and 119 others were injuried in road accidents during the Easter holiday in Zambia, the police said on Tuesday. Police spokesperson Esther Mwaata-Katongo said the country recorded 202 road traffic accidents during the long holiday, compared to 210 accidents and 15 deaths during the same period of last year. She […]
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his government’s commitment to make agriculture the pivot of Ghana’s economic and social development. He noted that if Ghana was to make any meaningful change in the lives of the people, her efforts should be directed at agriculture, as the majority of people could only feel a change […]
A combined team of Police and Military personnel will be deployed during the Easter period to maintain law and order during the festivities. The personnel will be situated at some public centers and security installations to guarantee public safety and security. Speaking to Citi News, the Public Relations Officer of the Accra Regional Police Command, […]
Mrs Rhoda Darmata Bukari, the Principal of the Bawku Presbyterian Nursing Training College (PNTC) in the Upper East Region has called on nurses to exhibit discipline and love in their work. Mrs Bukari said the nursing profession was a noble one aimed at providing quality health services to the people and noted that professionals needed […]
The Nursing and Midwifery Council, has launched its maiden journal dubbed: “The Numid Horizon, An International Journal of Nursing and Midwifery,” which features articles on health issues. The journal provides Nursing and Midwifery practitioners with continuing education in academic and clinical science to support informed decision making, and educate practitioners about the values and processes ...
MainOne, Ghana’s leading communications solutions provider, has reiterated its commitment to enabling Ghana’s enterprises with premium connectivity, data center and value added services solutions. This position was emphasized at its Business Breakfast Session, focused on Empowering Enterprises and themed, “Driving Business Productivity through Communications Solutions”. At the event, MainOne urged businesses to continually seek improvement […]
A Serbian military aircraft crashed on Friday during training, killing two people, the country’s ministry of defense stated in a press release. The crash took place in the village of Slatina some 60 km south west of Belgrade. “School-combat aircraft Super Galeb G-4, a two-seater of the Air Force of the Army of Serbia, crashed… […]