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Samira donates medical supplies to Tamale Teaching Hospital

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Ghana’s Second Lady, Hajia Samira Bawumia, has donated a large consignment of surgical equipment and medical supplies to the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) worth over $60,000. These include boxes of canolas, disinfectants, monitors, catheter, boxes of NG tubes, suction device, syringe pump, pulse oximeter and minor surgical and OPD equipment. The donation was done through her benevolent organization called Samira Empowerment ...

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Tamale Teaching Hospital begins work to fix oxygen plant

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Work has begun to fix the Tamale Teaching Hospital’s (TTH) Oxygen Plant to ensure the constant supply of oxygen at the facility to better serve the increasing number of patients. Dr. David Zaawumya Kolbila, Chief Executive Officer of TTH, who announced this when briefing journalists on developments at the hospital in Tamale on Friday, said the work to fix the ...

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Security heightens at Tamale Teaching Hospital over CEO position

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The Northern Regional Police Command has reinforced Police visibility at the precincts of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH). Police personnel were today [Tuesday] dotted at some vantage points there. This followed a rancor between two pro-New Patriotic Party (NPP) groups over legitimacy to the Tamale Teaching Hospital Chief Executive Officer (CEO) position. Citifmonline.com checks revealed that, both the incumbent CEO, ...

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Tamale Teaching Hospital CEO refuses to handover to successor

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Drama unfolded at the Tamale Teaching Hospital today [Monday], when the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dr. Prosper Akambong, refused to hand over to Dr. David Zaawumya Kolbila as the incoming CEO. He suspected foul play in the purported appointment of Dr. Kolbila as his successor, hence his defiance. He said he wouldn’t vacate post until he receives an official letter ...

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HFC opens two cash collection points at Tamale Teaching Hospital

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HFC Bank has opened two cash collection points at the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) premises from which customers can access 24 hours banking services. This is to make it easy for non-subscribers to the National Health Insurance Scheme to make payments required for medical services. With the intention to establish a third outlet, one is at the main entrance and ...

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We didn’t dispense expired drugs – Tamale Teaching Hospital

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Management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital has dismissed media reports suggesting that the use of expired anesthetic drugs and oxygen shortage, caused the death of three patients on admission. The three unidentified persons as reported by an Accra based radio station, died because of oxygen shortage and surgeons’ refusal to administer expired anesthetic drugs on them. Director of Pharmacy at the ...

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Regional Minister unlocks Tamale Teaching Hospital CEO’s office

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The Northern Regional Minister, Salifu Saeed, has finally unlocked the office of the Tamale Teaching Hospital Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Dr. Prosper Akambong’s office has for the past one week been under lock and key by a vigilante group affiliated to the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kandahar Boys. The Kandahar Boys’ action followed other pressure group’s call for Dr. ...

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NPP’s Kandahar Boys ‘torment’ Tamale Teaching Hospital CEO

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Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH), Dr. Prosper Akambong, appears to have abandoned his duty post. His office has been under lock and key since Tuesday February 21, by a popular vigilante group affiliated to the New Patriotic Party (NPP), the Kandahar Boys group. The group’s action was in protest against the CEO’s alleged mismanagement of ...

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Tamale Teaching Hospital denies giving out expired drugs

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Management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital in the Northern Region, has denied reports suggesting that its anaesthetics department has been shut down as a result of some expired drugs being administered to patients. According to the management, the surgical department of the hospital has been operating smoothly without any challenge with any of its units. There were some reports this ...

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Group wants Tamale Teaching Hospital CEO sacked

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A group affiliated to the New Patriotic Party (NPP), known as the Northern Young Patriots, has demanded the immediate dismissal of the Tamale Teaching Hospital Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Prosper Akambong.  The group’s Chairman, Bashiru Baba at a news conference in Tamale, accused Dr. Akambong of superintending over corruption, nepotism and abuse of human rights of staff.  He also claimed ...

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