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Former TTH boss finally hand over to new CEO

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savannanews24.com/Hamza Lansah Lolly ::::::::     Information reaching savannanews24.com reveals that the former Chief Executive Officer of the Tamale Teaching Hospital Dr. Prosper Akambon has finally hand-over to the newly appointed CEO of the hospital, Dr. David Zaawumya Kolbila. In a very quiet and tense ceremony on Tuesday morning, both ...

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TTH gets new CEO

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Savannanews24.com /Hamza Lansah Lolly Dr. David Zaawumya Kolbila has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Tamale Teaching Hospital by the Ministry of Health. Dr. Kolbila, a gynaecologist, before his appointment was the head of department at gynaecologist unit of the TTH and a lecturer a the UDS ...

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NORSAAC calls for Gushegu Midwifery College Principal head

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By: Hamza Lansah Lolly NORSAAC, a women and child right advocacy organization has called on the Minister of Health and the Ghana Health Service to reprimand the principal at the Gushegu Midwifery College, Madam Winnefred Wondong, for preventing a four months old pregnant nursing student from writing her exams. The ...

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NORTHERN YOUNG PATRIOTS BON LA?

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Our (savannanews24) attention has been drawn to a press statement issued by the Northern Young Patriots in relation to the happenings at the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH), dated 19th March 2017. The savannanews24 as a news website based in the North have so much interest in the affairs of the ...

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AUTISM AWARENESS IN TAMALE

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SavannahLifestyle, Sanatu Zambang and StarX TV have teamed up with BOLDSTEPS  NEUROLOGICAL FOUNDATION to kick off a fundraiser for autism on 8th April 2017. The fundraiser is set to take place at the Tamale Sports stadium with a variety of Ghanaian’s favorite dishes to be served. The hashtag for the ...

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TTH Pharmacists Bare-teeth Over Expired Drugs Claims

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The Pharmaceutical Department of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) has described as mischievous and outlandish a claimed by some doctors of the hospital that the department had issued an expired anaesthesia drug to them for use. In a letter dated on February 13 2017, the chief Anaesthesia of TTH threatens ...

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UK ‘world’s worst’ at breastfeeding

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Rates of breastfeeding in the UK are the lowest in the world, an international study shows. The data, published in the Lancet, shows that only one in 200 women – or 0.5% – is still doing any degree of breastfeeding after a year. That compares with 23% in Germany, 56% ...

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Pneumococcal Meningitis now an epidemic – Prof. Binka

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The Vice Chancellor of the University of Health and Allied Sciences, Prof. Fred Binka, says the deadly pneumococcal meningitis disease that has claimed nearly 50 lives has reached an epidemic status. He explained that the disease is now an epidemic because there has been a surge in the number of ...

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AIDS kills 169 in Eastern region

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HIV/AIDS killed as many as 167 people at the Koforidua Government Hospital last year, authorities of the facility have revealed. According to the management of the facility, the deadly virus claimed more lives than any other disease in the past year. HIV beat diseases such stroke which held the record ...

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