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Sherry Ayitey

Sherry Ayitey is a Ghanaian politician. She is the minister for Environment, Science and Technology. She has been an active member of the National ... More »Sherry Ayitey is a Ghanaian politician. She is the minister for Environment, Science and Technology. She has been an active member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). She was involved with the 31st December Women's Movement, a non governmental organisation affiliated to the NDC, whose president is Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, wife of Jerry Rawlings, former President of Ghana. She was the Projects and Programmes Officer of the organisation. After the NDC lost the Ghanaian presidential election in December 2000, the New Patriotic Party came to power with John Kufuor forming his government. Various NDC activists stood trial for different reasons. Sherry Ayitey was put on trial with Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings in relation with the divestiture of the Ghana Rubber Estates Limited. Sherry Ayitey had been a member of the Divestiture Implemantation Committee. Shortly before President Kufuor's term ended, his government decided to drop the charges against Mrs. Rawlings, Sherry Ayitey... [ Wikipedia ]

Every town to have midwives and nurses

Minister of Health,Sherry Ayitey says plans are far advanced in providing each town in the country with midwives and community health nurses. She said her outfit is currently carrying out an exercise to collate the names of all major towns throughout the country to commence the posting ...

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Guinness Ghana commissions water delivery system for Maamobi Hospital

The GHC 180,000 water project, jointly commissioned by the Minister of Health, Ms Sherry Ayitey and Corporate Relations Director of GGBL, Ms. Preba Greenstreet, comprises a network of mechanized boreholes connected to a reverse osmosis treatment plant and storage tanks with a total ...

Rachel Appoh-Opoku consoles Suwaiba

The health ministry's directive was part of recommendations made by a committee instituted by the sector minister, Sherry Ayitey, to investigate circumstances that led the sudden disappearance of Suwaiba's baby shortly after birth. According to Sherry Ayitey failure to do so will ...

Ghana To Establish Bio-Pharmaceutical Research Center

Ghana’s Sector Minister for Health, Madam Sherry Ayitey who was represented by the Chief Director for the Ministry Hajia Salamata Abdul Salam at the dissemination workshop to discuss report towards establishment of Bio-equivalent and Bio-pharmaceutical research centre in Accra on ...

President asks MMDCEs to reduce maternal mortality

Ms Sherry Ayitey, Minister of Health suggested to stakeholders to intensify family planning education and the provision of the necessary infrastructural development that would help in the reduction in maternal mortality. She announced that plans are afoot to include family planning into ...

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Affordable IVF Hits Ghana

Other resource persons for the conference include Madam Sherry Ayitey, Minister for Health, Mr Sampson Nii Trebi, the Director of Department of Social Welfare, Apostle Dr Opoku Onyinah, the Chairman of The Church of Pentecost, Sheik Saeed Abdul-Muumin, an Islamic Scholar and Director ...

Ghana to be centre of excellence- President

Madam Sherry Ayitey, Minister of Health commended the Northern Regional Health Directorate for their outreach programmes that had reduced maternal and child mortality. She gave the assurance that the Ministry would continue to construct more CHPS compounds to reduce child and maternal ...

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President inaugurates project at Tamale Hospital

The Minister of Health, Ms Sherry Ayitey, said the projects would enable the UDS to produce more doctors for the northern sector and the entire nation. She said this year, the hospital would introduce a programme that would help improve the nutrition of children in the three northern ...

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Scrap nurses trainee allowance

The sector minister, Madam Sherry Ayitey, taking her turn at the forum, said the ministry in 2014 would undertake the rehabilitation or expansion of various regional and district hospitals and polyclinics across the country. These will include 20 per cent upgrading of Ridge Hospital into ...

4,000 TB Cases Missed In Ghana

Dr Frank Adae Bonsu and Sherry Ayitey at the event. Four thousand Tuberculosis (TB) cases are missed or under detected in Ghana, Sherry Ayittey, Minister of Health, has stated. Speaking at the commemoration of the World TB Day in Accra on the theme, 'Reaching the Missed TB cases, the ...

Ghana Red Cross Society in financial crisis

Ms Sherry Ayitey, Minister of Health promised to discuss the issue at the ministerial level to absorb the salaries of the Society’s staff in the coming months. GNA ...

NHIA to sanitise prescription claims and payment regime

The Minister of Health, Ms Sherry Ayitey, urged the NHIA to expedite the process of the scheme so that complains about the delay in card issuance would be consigned to history...

British High Commissioner donates diagnostic kits

Receiving the kits, Ms Sherry Ayitey, Minister for Health, expressed her appreciation to the British Government for the assistance, adding that the kits would be distributed to health facilities in rural communities. The Minister said Western, Central and the Northern Regions would ...

Tamale Teaching Hospital gets facelift

Madam Sherry Ayitey, the Minister of Health, gave the assurance that the government would continue to invest in people and that offering the best healthcare to the people was one priority area of the government. She said the government in its first four years in office was able to build ...

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NATO forces maul critics of Tamale Hospital CEO

We cannot end this press conference without expressing our appreciation to the Minister of Health, Honourable Sherry Ayitey for her hard work at the ministry and the support she has given to the Tamale Teaching Hospital which in no doubt has lessened their financial burden. We want to ...

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Mineral Deficiencies Is A Public Health Challenge -FDA

A statement read on behalf of the Minister of Health, Ms Sherry Ayitey by the Chief Director of the Ministry of Health, Miss Salimata Abdul Salam said health care was not only about treating diseases but also about the physical environment adding that, a healthy population could only ...

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Airtel Ghana donates phones and Sim Cards to Health Ministry

“Communities, rural and urban areas are at the centre of our operations, we therefore support any initiative that will improve the standard of these communities, healthcare and education being the topmost.” he said Ms Sherry Ayitey,the Minister for Health, received the phones and the SIM ...

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