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2021-10-11 00:00:00

FDA COLLABORATES WITH WFP AND GEA TO PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR 30 MSMEs

In line with the President's agenda for industrialisation of Ghana, which includes development of small and medium-scale enterprises, and the FDA's mandate to protect public health by ensuring the availability of safe and quality food on the Ghanaian market, the Food.

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2021-10-07 00:00:00

NO INJECTABLE GLUTATHIONE OR SKIN LIGHTENING AGENTS HAVE BEEN APPROVED FOR USE - FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has indicated that no injectable glutathione or injectable skin lightening agents have been approved by the Authority for use in the country.

In a press statement signed by Chief Executive Officer, Delese A. A. Darko, the Au.

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2021-09-30 00:00:00

INAUGURATION OF THE FDA'S GOVERNING BOARD

The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyemang-Manu on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 inaugurated an 11-member Governing Board of the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) whose role is critical to the national health delivery system.

1. Regulator approves Pfizer vaccine for children from 12 years and older in South Africa

South Africa approved Pfizer's vaccine for use for children from the age of 12 years and older, .

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2021-09-27 00:00:00

FDA CONDUCTS PRODUCT-QUALITY MONITORING ON FACE MASKS

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has conducted a nationwide product-quality monitoring exercise in selected facilities and.

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2021-09-01 00:00:00

REGULATING OF TOOTHBRUSHES IN GHANA : FDA's NEW MOVE TO PROTECT THE CONSUMER

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Friday, 25th June 2021 issued a notice informing the public of its plan to start the regulation of toothbrushes in Ghana. This groundbreaking effort in the FDA's regulatory activities is in the Authority's quest to continuously p.

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2021-08-31 00:00:00

REGULATORY NEWS UPDATE 1

1.Russia says Sputnik Light 93.5% effective in Paraguay vaccination campaign
The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) on Wednesday, 18th August 2021 announced the data from Paraguay regarding the one-shot Russian Sputnik Light vaccine demonstr.

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2021-08-30 00:00:00

ENSURING "BRUKINA" DRINK AND OTHER MILK-BASED FOODS ARE SAFE

Milk is a good source of protein and calcium. In Ghana, milk is used in the preparation of many forms of beverages (tea and chocolate drinks), cereals (tom brown), snacks (candies and yoghurt) and millet drinks commonly known as 'Brukina'. The most popular forms of m.

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