Who we are

The FDA exists to protect public health by assuring the safety, efficacy and security of human and veterinary drugs, food, biological products, cosmetics, medical devices,  household chemical substances, tobacco and the conduct of clinical trials in the country.

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What we regulate

The FDA regulates food, allopathic medicines, veterinary medicines, herbal medicines, biologics, tobacco products, cosmetics, medical devices, household chemical substances, clinical trials protocols, warehouses, restaurants and so on.

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Our office

Our main office is located at No. 17 Indian Ocean Street, Nelson Mandela Avenue South Legon Commercial Area, Shiashie – Accra
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Who We are

To create and sustain a Regulatory Centre of Excellence on the African Continent.

FDA National Collaborators

  • Bureau of National Investigations
  • Ghana Police Service
  • Customs Excise and Preventive Service
    Pharmacy Council

FDA International Collaborators

  • Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)
  • World Health Organization
  • Food and Agriculture Organization

Current Press Releases

23rd JUNE 2017

CEO’S STATEMENT ON PLASTIC RICE AND FOOD ADULTERATION

27Th APRIL 2017

NO FAKE MALTA GUINESS ON THE GHANAIAN MARKET

24Th APRIL 2017

WHO MALARIA VACCINE PILOT IMPLEMENTATION PROGRAM

23Th APRIL 2017

FALSE ALARM – ANTIMALARIAL DRUGS REMOVED FROM THE EU MARKET

10Th MARCH 2017

FALSE ALARM- POISONOUS DRUGS HIT MARKET

1St MARCH 2017

FDA’S POSITION ON FORMALIN -TREATED “KOOBI”(DRIED SALTED TILAPIA

19Th JANUARY 2017

BLUE JEANS ENERGY DRINK

16Th DECEMBER 2016

PURPORTED “PLASTIC RICE” ON THE MARKET

News and Events

12TH JUNE 2017

FDA’s Hall of Shame

8TH JUNE 2017

Regulation of Street Food Vending

8TH JUNE 2017

Report on the Regulation of Street Vended Food by the Food and Drugs Authority

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FDA Sanctions Manufacturers of Adonko Bitters

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FDA’s Hall of Shame

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FDA Arrests Fake Producer of Alcoholic Beverages

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FDA Intensifies PMS Activities in Accra Markets

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FDA Holds One Day Continuous Development Training for Pharmacists

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Notification of Implementation of the Safety Monitoring Requirements in the Public Health ACT 2012, ACT 851

24Th APRIL 2017

Implementation of the Tobacco control regulations, 2016 (L.I 2247) meeting

24Th APRIL 2017

FDA Swoop some Accra Markets

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Register to Participate in the Pharmacy Council Accredited CPD Programme

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