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Floods in Ghana, and subsequent gas explosion brings tragedy to many

Posted Tuesday June 09, 2015 by ReSurge

The devastation brought about by deadly floods in Accra Ghana on 3rd...

The devastation brought about by deadly floods in Accra Ghana on 3rd June and subsequent gas station explosion has brought tragedy to hundreds of individuals either killed or injured. The...

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Floods in Ghana, and subsequent gas explosion brings tragedy to many

Take part in ‘Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth’

Posted Monday June 08, 2015 by ReSurge

Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth was inaugurated on Commonwealth Day 2014 and was immediately embraced as a...

Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth was inaugurated on Commonwealth Day 2014 and was immediately embraced as a pioneering and innovative new way for people to celebrate the Commonwealth in local communities. Flags were raised at over 750 places...

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Take part in ‘Fly a Flag for the Commonwealth’

Allan Robert Burns receives his MBE

Posted Monday June 08, 2015 by ReSurge

In May Mr Allan Robert Burns collected his MBE from HRH Prince...

In May Mr Allan Robert Burns collected his MBE from HRH Prince Charles, at Buckingham Palace. Allan received this honour for setting up Bobath Scotland, a centre that helps children...

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Allan Robert Burns receives his MBE

Proposed New Laundry and Theatre Sterile Services in Sierra Leone

Posted Tuesday April 21, 2015 by ReSurge

Funding is in place for the building of a modern, properly equipped,...

Funding is in place for the building of a modern, properly equipped, effective laundry and theatre sterile service unit at The Holy Spirit Hospital in Makeni, Sierra Leone.  ReSurge Africa...

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Osha – documentary from Sierra Leone

Posted Friday April 17, 2015 by ReSurge

Shot in Sierra Leone in 2014 on the last Resurge surgical mission...

Shot in Sierra Leone in 2014 on the last Resurge surgical mission before the Ebola crisis took hold, this video trailer gives a glimpse of the project to establish Sierra...

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Osha – documentary from Sierra Leone

Dr Paa Ekow Hoyte-Williams attends 12th Biennial Flap and Microsurgical course in Ibadan, Nigeria

Posted Friday April 17, 2015 by ReSurge

Between the 16th and 21st March 2015, Dr Paa Ekow Hoyte-Williams from the Komfo...

Between the 16th and 21st March 2015, Dr Paa Ekow Hoyte-Williams from the Komfo Anyoke Teaching Hospital in Kumasi, Ghana attended the 12th Biennial Flap and Microsurgical course in Ibadan, Nigeria. Dr Hoyte-Williams...

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Dr Paa Ekow Hoyte-Williams attends 12th Biennial Flap and Microsurgical course in Ibadan, Nigeria

Dr Edem Anyigba attends WSRM Conference in Mumbai

Posted Thursday April 02, 2015 by ReSurge

In 2014 Edem Anyigba returned to Ghana from a year-long surgical fellowship...

In 2014 Edem Anyigba returned to Ghana from a year-long surgical fellowship in India, supported by Resurge Africa. http://resurgeafrica.com/news/resurge-scholar-edem-anyigba/ His abilities and outstanding attitude were highly commended by Professor Raja...

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Dr Edem Anyigba attends WSRM Conference in Mumbai

Martyn Webster’s visit to Ghana – March 2015

Posted Monday March 30, 2015 by ReSurge

In the middle of March, retired surgeon Martyn Webster paid a visit...

In the middle of March, retired surgeon Martyn Webster paid a visit to Ghana, to teach trainee reconstructive plastic surgeons and to visit the facilities available. There has been concern...

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Martyn Webster’s visit to Ghana – March 2015

Update from Holy Spirit hospital – Makeni, Sierra Leone

Posted Thursday February 19, 2015 by ReSurge

Positive news from the Holy Spirit Hospital in Makeni, Sierra Leone – Dr Patrick Turay,...

Positive news from the Holy Spirit Hospital in Makeni, Sierra Leone – Dr Patrick Turay,  a trustee of ReSurge Africa and Medical Director of the Holy Spirit hospital writes  “We have reopened to inpatients...

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Update from Holy Spirit hospital – Makeni, Sierra Leone

ReSurge Africa – Sierra Leone & Ghana Updates

Posted Tuesday February 17, 2015 by ReSurge

The work continues, despite the Ebola epidemic!  Although the incidence of new cases...

The work continues, despite the Ebola epidemic!  Although the incidence of new cases in Sierra Leone shows signs of leveling off, the removal of some road blocks has led to the...

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ReSurge Africa – Sierra Leone & Ghana Updates