Many Ghanaians are usually in a quandary as to what entails the profession of physician assistant. The questions range from who they are, what they do, how long it takes to be certified and of course whether they are doctors or not. To some prospective tertiary education students and other citizens, it is the new deal in the healthcare profession. Is that really the case? Well, this article tries as much as possible to demystify this.
The spokesperson for organized labour in the Central Region Cynthia Maame Aba Sam has told ATL FM News that 2018 is one of the challenging times in the lives of Ghanaian workers. She says the boards of two important institutions that see to the affairs of workers in the country have not been constituted: thus The National Labour Commission Board and the Board of the Pension Authority.
Madam Aba Sam was speaking to ATL FM News on the sidelines of the regional celebration of the International Labour Day. The Central Regional celebration took place at Breman Esikuma; the capital of the Esikuma Odoben Brakwa District. The event was marked with a route march, float and solidarity speeches.
Specialized fisheries reporter, conservationist and host of Egyanom Afarfo programme on ATL FM, Egya Cosmos is calling on fisherfolks to protect female turtles as they arrive in their numbers this season to lay eggs at the various beaches. At the first sea turtles conference in Ghana held in March this year, experts revealed an alarming depletion of very important sea turtle species due to human activities. It was observed most people, especially those living in coastal communities are oblivious of the essential contributions of sea turtles to the ecology of the sea.
A specialized fisheries reporter and host of Egyanom Afarfo programme on ATL FM Egya Cosmos has revealed that a clinic constructed by a previous landing beach committee of Cape Coast is not serving its intended purpose three years after it was supposedly handed over by the previous landing beach committee under the NPP administration. Although a new landing beach committee has been installed by the current administration, they are unable to take over the administration and full completion of the facility.