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2020-10-08 00:00:00

FDA ASHANTI REGIONAL HEAD ADVISES THE PUBLIC ON CONSUMER SAFETY

The Ashanti Regional Head of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), Mrs. Nora Narkie Terlabie in an interview with Taabea TV, on the 8th of October 2020 emphasized the role of the Authority by reminding viewers that the FDA is the National Regulatory Body mandated to re.

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2020-10-07 00:00:00

FDA ASSURES CLIENTS OF IMPROVED SERVICES

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) yesterday marked the International Clients Service Week, with management members joining other staff to celebrate clients who called at the authority.

The management members interacted with clients, attended to some of their.

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2020-10-06 00:00:00

FDA MOVES TO UPROOT DRUG PEDDLING IN UPPER WEST

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has undertaken a market swoop in some parts of the Upper West Region to uproot activities of drug peddling.

Upon reports of drug peddling in various markets in the Nadowli-Kaleo District, the Upper West Regional offices of t.

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2020-09-02 00:00:00

COVID-19 TESTING DEVICE FOR PASSENGERS AT KIA RELIABLE-FDA INSISTS

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has described as erroneous, claims that the COVID-19 testing of passengers at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is not reliable.

It says the "detection of the SARS-CoV 2 virus at the airport is not a rapid diagnostic te.

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2020-09-01 00:00:00

FDA CONDUCTS PRODUCT QUALITY MONITORING ON HAND SANITIZERS

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) as part of its mandate to ensure public health and safety has embarked on a nationwide Product Quality monitoring exercise in selected facilities and markets on the safety and quality of Hand sanitizers on the Ghanaian market. The e.

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2020-08-31 00:00:00

AIRPORT RE-OPENING: ANTIGEN TEST TO TAKE 12-15 MINS, NO QUARANTINE FOR ARRIVING PASSENGERS

As part of preparations towards the opening of the Kotoka International Airport for the resumption of international airline operations, arriving passengers will be required to take an Antigen test at any of the over 70 sampling collection booths set-up at the upper l.

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2020-08-29 00:00:00

FDA FACILITATES ACTIVITIES OF SMEs

The Head of Cosmetics and Household Chemicals Department at the Food and Drug Authority (FDA), Emmanuel Nkrumah has urged local manufacturers of cosmetic as well as household chemical substances to do well to register their products with the authority.

Accord.

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2020-07-22 00:00:00

VOLTA FDA ARRESTS DRUG PEDDLER FOR SELLING 'HOLY WATER'

Ho, July 15, GNA - Andrews Agbena, an itinerant drug peddler has been arrested by the Volta Regional Directorate of the Food and Drug Authority (FDA) for selling "Adomfe" water that he claimed could cure myriads of ailments in Ho.

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