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2017-11-14

[N] E/R: Driver, 19, Jailed 8 Years For Kidnapping And Defiling Girl, 13
[N] Special Prosecutor could wait till 2019 if parliament misses 2017 passage
[N] Petroleum Revenue Mgt. Act breached for 7-yrs running – PIAC
[N] CEDTAG Strike action leaves colleges of education deserted
[N] Nduom is not presidential material -Maurice Ampaw
[N] Police blame Kasoa violent attacks on under-staffing

2017-11-10

[N] GMA indicts gov't for failing to employ medical doctors
[N] Ministers are not allowed to use sirens; Police order immediate removal
[N] Stay focused and deal with your controversies – Nana Addo to Zoomlion Boss
[N] We will face criminals boot for boots with ‘Father Xmas’ Operation -Ken Yeboah
[N] Step aside – Group to NDC Chairmen
[N] School Feeding Coordinators Trade Insults Over Naabu & Otiko
[N] Major Mahama bill passed

2017-11-09

[N] Free SHS: Ablakwa Donates Furniture to Schools
[N] Girls with excessive make ups may have ovary tumour – doctor
[N] Visitors pay GHc2 to see prisoners
[N] Consider our request to contest 2020 polls -NDC Chairmen to Mahama
[N] Colleges of Education still closed as talks over arrears fail
[N] Economic policies paying off - Prez
[N] Cancer disfigures head of 2-year old, sticks mother with ¢12,000 bill
[N] There is corruption in police service- COP Ken Yeboah
[N] 3 arrested in Kumasi for robbing, raping victims

2017-11-08

[N] Help Gov’t to achieve its revenue targets -Nana Addo to GHAPOHA
[N] NPA to close down 35 more high-risk LPG stations nationwide
[N] Uber adds Paid Wait Time; additional features for driver-partners
[N] ‘Bawumia is only confident, he knows nothing’- Minority
[N] A/R: Queen mothers grateful to 1st lady for KATH mother & baby unit
[N] If our bond was issued at 20% it would have been oversubscribed- Kwarteng hits b
[N] Tiger Eye F’dation Partners Klarity To Fight Corruption
[N] AG’s application against Indian businessman dismissed again

2017-11-07

[N] Bawumia behaving like a ‘heartless’ serial caller – Ofosu Kwakye
[B] 2018 budget to improve domestic revenue collection
[N] 24,377 cattle, 225 owners registered in Kwahu
[N] New agency inaugurated to boost revenue collection in oil and gas sector
[B] New Drivers’ License to be launched today
[N] Tell the true African stories through your writings – Nana Addo to PAWA
[B] Investor uncertainty, others impacted energy bond  

2017-11-06

[N] Sack Freddie Blay for defending Ayisi Boateng – Alhaji Sani
[B] Energy bond unsuccessful after two tries

2017-11-05

[N] 'We won't compromise on admission malpractices' - UCC & its affiliates
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General News

[ 2017-05-24 ]

The deputy Minister of Health, Tina Mensah

Pregnant nurses protesting exam ban won't be victimized
The deputy Minister of Health, Tina Mensah, has
assured the pregnant nurses who spoke against
decision to bar them from taking their exams due
to their conditions will not be victimised.

The Nursing and Midwifery Council Tuesday ordered
principals of nursing schools to allow pregnant
students and nursing mothers to write their
examinations.

Over the last months, principals of two midwifery
schools; the Pantang Midwifery School and the
Gushegu Nursing Training College have been in the
news for preventing pregnant students from taking
part in ongoing exams.

The cases sparked a backlash with some of the
affected students vowing to defy the directive
from their authorities. Some of the principals
have insisted the rule is a directive from the
Midwifery Council.

But the Registrar of the National Midwifery
Council, Felix Nyanteh, in an interview with Starr
News’ Naa Dedei Tettey said there is no such
directive which prevents pregnant and nursing
mothers from writing exams.

He said: “We had a meeting and brought all the
principals together chaired by the deputy minister
of health, Tina Mensah and the conclusion of the
matter is that from today onward no principal will
bar students from writing licensing exams or any
college exams and the reason is that we do not
have any laws in our statues; that if you are
pregnant you cannot take any exams”.

Commenting on the development Wednesday, Ms Mensah
expressed delight that the impasse has been
resolved, assuring that “the students who have
come out to make their concerns known will not be
victimized.”

Source - Starrfmonline.com



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