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KUMACA deaths: Test results to be released today – GHS

The Ashanti Regional Director of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr.Emmanuel Tenkorang, has said that his outfit will release its findings on the cause of deaths at the Kumasi Academy by the end of the day today [Thursday]. According to him, the Noguchi Memorial Institute, which has been testing samples from the students at the school over the last few ...

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A/Region: Minister holds emergency meeting over KUMACA deaths

The Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei-Mensah will today [Tuesday],  hold a meeting with the Ghana Education Service and the Ghana Health Service over reported death of students of Kumasi Academy. Three students are reported to have died within one week, bringing to seven, the number of student deaths this year alone. The situation is reported to have alarmed parents whose ...

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Noguchi Institute to get advanced research centre

The Noguchi Memorial Institute with the assistance of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is to get an advanced research centre to deal with infectious diseases. A sod-cutting ceremony for the construction of the Centre has been done to mark the start of the project, a statement signed by Ms Miyuki Tan, Health Section, JICA said. It said Professor Kwadwo Koram, ...

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