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Australian experiment wipes out over 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes
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Australian experiment wipes out over 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes

In an experiment with global implications, Australian scientists have successfully wiped out more than 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes in trial locations across north Queensland. The experiment, conducted by scientists from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) and James Cook University (JCU), targeted Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which spread deadly […]

Doctor jailed for NHIS fraud
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Doctor jailed for NHIS fraud

A Sekondi High Court has sentenced a former medical superintendent of the Essikado District Hospital in Sekondi-Takoradi to 10 years’ imprisonment for fraud. The convict, Dr N.K. Ametewee, who also operated a private dental clinic in the metropolis, was jailed last Thursday for defrauding the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) to […]