The name okra is most often used in the UK, United States and the Philippines, with a variant pronunciation in Caribbean English and Nigeria of okro. The plant and its seed pods are also known as “lady’s fingers”. A cup of raw okra has 30 calories, 3...
The Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has beaten a retreat on his earlier claim that the fall armyworm invasion has been totally defeated. “The fall armyworm is a biological phenomenon. They have been here in Ghana...
The Reconstructive Plastic Surgery and Burns Centre(RPSBC), of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) has appealed to corporate entities and philanthropists for support to rehabilitate the three-storey intensive care unit building, and also help it retool the centre to...
1. Fetal Development: The pregnant women are needful in folic acid which will help them to have healthy fetal tissue and cell development. The sweet potatoes are rich source of folic acid. 2. Anti-Stress: The potassium is regulating the body’s...
According to a new report released by Family Planning 2020 (FP2020), more women and girls than ever who want to avoid or delay a pregnancy —290.6 million—are voluntarily using modern contraceptives in the world’s poorest countries, an increase of...
Physicians at the Cardiothoracic Centre at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra have revealed that 80% of the heart cases recorded are from children. The centre also claims many patients die of heart complications due to the high cost...

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