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2021-07-16 00:00:00

100% OF ANTIMALARIA AND ANTIRETROVIRAL DRUGS IN GHANA ARE OF GOOD QUALITY

Substandard and fake medicines have been a bane of the developing world and Ghana has not been an exception. Globally, the World Health Organisation asserts that 1 in 10 medical products in low/middle income countries are substandard/fake and is considered as a multi.

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2021-07-14 00:00:00

WHAT IS NOT INSPECTED CANNOT BE EXPECTED

On 21st May, 2021, Blow Chem Industries Limited, manufacturers of Bel-Aqua mineral water and other beverages were duly certified by the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) having gone through an expensive Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) system training to s.

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2021-07-07 00:00:00

FDA RECEIVES DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has been awarded the Distinguished Service Award at the just ended Ghana international Products Award organized in Accra on the 25th June 2021 at the Movenpick Hotel. The Authority was awarded for playing a pivotal role and contribu.

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2021-07-05 00:00:00

TANZANIA's TMDA BENCHMARKS GHANA's FDA

The Head of Communication and Public Education at the Tanzania Medicines and Medical De.

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2021-06-28 00:00:00

FDA LABORATORY RECEIVES LARGEST ISO ACCREDITATION SCOPE IN AFRICA

The Centre for Laboratory Services and Research (CLSR) of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in Ghana has increased its ISO 17025:2017 testing scope after successfully completing an assessment by the internationally recognized National Accreditation Board (ANAB) of t.

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2021-06-09 00:00:00

PAY ATTENTION TO FOOD SAFETY - HEALTH MINISTER URGES PUBLIC

The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, has urged people to pay attention to the food they consume, since unsafe food poses constant threat to the health of consumers.

A woman buying cassava at a market

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2021-06-09 00:00:00

MAKE FOOD SAFETY A PRIORITY - FOOD NUTRITION EXPERT

Food and nutrition expert, Professor Anna Lartey, has called for the prioritization of food safety in the global food system transformation agenda.

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), as part of this year's World No-Tobacco Day-2021 (WNTD) celebration, is intensifying its anti-tobacco smoking public education campaign in schools, marketplaces and transport terminals.

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