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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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2020-07-10 00:00:00

FDA LAUNCHES PROGRESSIVE LICENSING SCHEME FOR SMALL-SCALE AND COTTAGE FOOD PROCESSING FACILITIES

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has launched the Progressive Licensing Scheme (PLS) for Small Scale and Cottage sized Food Processors. The Progressive Licensing Scheme is a Government of Ghana initiative that would be implemented by the FDA that seeks to introduce.

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2020-07-03 00:00:00

FDA-NBSSI SIGN MOU TO FACILITATE THE REGULATORY OPERATIONS OF LOCAL SMEs

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) and the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which aims at giving support to the development and growth of Small and Medium-Scaled Enterprises (SMEs) in Ghana. This gestur.

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2020-07-02 00:00:00

TWO MEN ARRESTED FOR POSING AS OFFICERS OF FDA

The Kpone District Police command has effected the arrest of two young men who posed as officers of Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) and visited the premises of Dada Foods and Beverages Limited in Kpone, Tema on Wednesday, 1st July 2020.

The suspects, 29 year o.

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2020-06-24 00:00:00

COVID-19: FDA CAUTIONS PUBLIC AGAINST BUYING DEXAMETHASONE

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned the public against purchasing or stocking dexamethasone following news of the drug helping to reduce the numbe.

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2020-06-17 00:00:00

FDA PROVIDES TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR VULNERABLE GROUPS

As part of the Food and Drugs Authority's (FDA's) effort to support Government initiatives of boosting the local economy, the FDA is providing technical support for some 300 vulnerable persons who belong to the PURIM Group, a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO). The .

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2020-06-16 00:00:00

FDA GHANA STAFF DONATE TO COVID-19 NATIONAL TRUST FUND

The Governing Board, Management and Staff have donated an amount of Thirty Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc 30,000.00) to the Covid-19 Fund.

This is in support of the fund which was established by His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dan.

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2020-06-10 00:00:00

FDA AND PARTNERS CELEBRATE WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has stated that it has reviewed its operations to reduce the negative impact of COVID-19 on businesses whiles still ensuring the safety of the food supply chain.

The FDA made this revelation during a video conference in comm.

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