Latenu Fm

Latenu Fm

LISTEN TO PAPA ISRAEL MORNING SHOW CALLED “AKEE” FROM MONDAY TO FRIDAY AT 7AM – 9:30AM

    Cases of Meningitis recorded at Damongo SHS

    82920368.295

    Fear has gripped students of Damango Senior High School (SHS) in the West Gonja District of the Northern Region as one of them has been confirmed dead, and at least 25 others admitted at the Damango Government Hospital, believed to have been afflicted by meningitis.

    Information gathered by DAILY GUIDE indicates that Nantomah Fadila, the deceased, was a first-year Home Economics student from Tamale.

    She reportedly collapsed in class and was rushed to the hospital where she died shortly on admission.

    A resident, Abdul Rauf, disclosed to DAILY GUIDE that the other 25 students were responding to treatment.

    The District Chief Executive (DCE) of Damango, Saeed Muazu Jibreal, revealed that surveillance had been stepped up on the campus while health authorities had equally been notified about the matter to closely monitor the students.

    Meanwhile, they are currently writing their end-of-term examinations as they prepare for the Christmas festivities.

    Some of the students, who spoke to DAILY GUIDE, expressed fear over the suspected outbreak of meningitis and appealed to the school authorities and the district and regional health directorate to stop the imminent spread of the disease.

     

     

    SOURCE: Ghanaweb

    Related Articles

    teshie_nungua_district_f

    NUNSEC to be closed down over inadequate toilet facilities

    The Ledzokuku Krowor Municipal Assembly sanitation court, is set to shut down the Nungua Senior High School on Friday, November 24 for using poor toilet facilities. According to the Nungua SHS headmistress, Cecelia Asabea Boateng, several attempts have been made to get the various authorities to address the school’s poor[…]

    Read More »
    25054988.295

    Court orders UEW VC to be removed from office

    The Vice-Chancellor of UEW is to be removed from office. This follows a High Court’s guilty verdict against him over allegations of financial malfeasance. A High Court at Winneba has ordered the the Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Education Winneba (UEW), Professor Mawutor Avoke to be relieved of[…]

    Read More »

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *