Govt takes up cost for separating ‘Ridge’ conjoined twins

Govt takes up cost for separating ‘Ridge’ conjoined twins

The government has decided to take up the cost for the surgery to separate the conjoined twins at the Greater Accra Regional Hospital (Ridge). The Chief of staff, Mrs Akosua Frema Osei-Opare announced this Monday morning on behalf of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Ridge Hospital to separate Siamese twins Specialists at the Greater Accra Regional Hospital at Ridge in Accra have offered to perform the medical procedure to separate a set of Siamese twins delivered at the hospital recently. The Siamese twins are conjoined at the head, and the procedure to…

Christian Eriksen to be fitted with an under-skin ‘heart starter’ after going into cardiac arrest during Euro 2020 match

Christian Eriksen to be fitted with an under-skin ‘heart starter’ after going into cardiac arrest during Euro 2020 match

The former Spurs player suffered a cardiac arrest during Saturday’s Euro 2020 match between Denmark and Finland. Denmark footballer Christian Eriksen is to be fitted with an under-skin heart starter device after suffering a cardiac arrest during his side’s opening Euro 2020 match. The decision was made following several “different heart examinations” and Eriksen has “accepted the solution”, the national team doctor said. The heart starter, known as an ICD, is designed to correct the rhythm of the heart if it notices a potentially dangerous pattern by issuing a number of small…

Revealed: ‘My household use nkuto’ – Sarkodie drops his family skincare secret [+Video]

Revealed: ‘My household use nkuto’ – Sarkodie drops his family skincare secret [+Video]

Multiple Award-winning Ghanaian hip-hop/hiplife musician Sarkodie has disclosed that nkuto (shea butter) is what his entire household uses. Regardless of his fame, Sarkodie and his family don’t chase after expensive spas. He and his family sticks to Shea butter. He shared this during an Instagram live streaming session on his page on Tuesday, June 15. “I do nothing to my skin. I actually use nkuto (shear butter),” he told comedian SDK, a guess on his live streaming session. When SDK told him that his revelation it’s a lie, he said “No, no,…

C. Ronaldo snub sees Coca-Cola market share drop by $4bn

C. Ronaldo snub sees Coca-Cola market share drop by bn

Cristiano Ronaldo’s removal of two Coca-Cola bottles at a Euro 2020 news conference resulted to a $4 billion drop in the share price of the American drink giant. The captain of the Portugal National team was not comfortable when he saw two bottles of the carbonated soft drink in front of him as he sat down to speak to the media on Monday in Budapest ahead of his national team’s Group F opener against Hungary. Ronaldo, a strong advocate of a healthy living, moved the glass bottles out of the…

Policemen on bullion vans receive GH¢125.00 weekly – Police officer reveals

Policemen on bullion vans receive GH¢125.00 weekly – Police officer reveals

The unfortunate demise of a police officer who was providing security to a bullion van that was attacked by armed robbers around Korle-Bu on Monday, June 14, 2021, has opened conversations on how resourced police officers on such escort duties are treated. The police officer, who was providing security, was shot dead by the gang of robbers at Adedenpo, near Jamestown. Another woman, who is yet to be identified, also lost her life as a result of the shooting. An eyewitness stated that the men, after shooting the policeman in the head,…

‘If holy water can heal the sick, the pastor who sold them to you wouldn’t have died young’ – Nollywood director

‘If holy water can heal the sick, the pastor who sold them to you wouldn’t have died young’ – Nollywood director

Popular Nollywood actor and director Ugezu. J. Ugezu has aimed subtle shots at Christians who have literally been held captive by religion and its associated buffoonery.  In an Instagram post, the astute filmmaker advised his followers to seek medical help and not holy water or anointed handkerchief when they are sick. Ugezu reminded them that if all these paraphernalia that are sold to them wield power, the cleric who sells them wouldn’t die young (we are sure he had TB Joshua in mind when was saying this). Here’s what he…

‘Christian Eriksen unlikely to play football again’ – Cardiologist says after player’s cardiac arrest.

‘Christian Eriksen unlikely to play football again’ – Cardiologist says after player’s cardiac arrest.

Danish player, Christian Eriksen is unlikely to play again after suffering a cardiac arrest at the Euro 2020 tournament during Saturday’s Group B clash between Denmark and Finland on Saturday evening, June 12. LIB reported how Eriksen, 29, fell to the ground in shocking scenes at the Parken Stadium, soon before half-time and was treated on the pitch before being taken to hospital. The first-round match was suspended with players from both sides in clear distress before resuming some two hours later after Eriksen was said to be in a…

World Bank supports Ghana with $200m for Covid-19 vaccines

World Bank supports Ghana with 0m for Covid-19 vaccines

The World Bank has approved a $200 million Ghana COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness and Response Project Second Additional Financing to procure and deploy COVID-19 vaccines for 13 million people.The project, in collaboration with the COVAX Facility COVID-19 vaccine acquisition, will provide financing to support the government strengthen the resilience of Ghana’s health systems to better prepare for the future pandemic and to secure the continuation of essential health and nutrition services, including routine childhood immunization. Ghana experienced a surge in infections and fatalities in January 2021, entering the second wave of…

Euro2020: Denmark vrs Finland Match Halted After Christian Eriksen Collapses

Euro2020: Denmark vrs Finland Match Halted After Christian Eriksen Collapses

Thought and prayers are pouring in for Inter Milan midfielder Christian Eriksen after collapsing in Denmark’s game against Finland. The match between Denmark and Finland has been suspended after Denmark’s playmaker Christian Eriksen accidentally collapsed during the game . We are yet to gather more update on his condition after he was attended to by medical staff and later rushed to the nearest hospital in Copenhagen. The Inter Milan midfielder collapsed as a throw-in was played towards him. Just like that, all match spectators realize how serious the incident might…

I will not take the vaccine – Bridget Otoo drops two reasons for her decision

I will not take the vaccine – Bridget Otoo drops two reasons for her decision

Popular television personality Bridget Otoo has stated emphatically that she is not going to take part in the COVID-19 vaccination which is currently ongoing. While speaking in a self-recorded video and sighted by Zionfelix.net, Bridget Otoo indicated that her first reason for not taking the vaccine was because she wanted the vulnerable, essential workers and professionals to take their shots first. Going on to the second reason, Bridget Otoo revealed that her elder sister’s doctor advised her against taking the vaccine because it may have some effect on her childbearing since there…