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Government to pay student nurses GH¢150 stipends

Government has announced a bridging mechanism to pay nursing students GH¢150 monthly stipends ahead of their proposed migration onto the Students Loan Scheme. Allowances to students pursuing health professional training in the country were scrapped by the Mahama administration at the beginning of the 2014/2015 academic year, a measure which was said

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NDC lost the plot for a successful NHIS – J.A Kufuor

Ex-President John Agyekum Kufuor says the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is ‘naturally’ suffering major setbacks because of the NDC’s lack of understanding in the operation of the programme. The NHIS, an idea conceived by Kufuor during his campaign to be elected President was passed into law in 2003 to abolish

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