Rebecca Akufo-Addo commissions modern Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Korle-Bu

Rebecca Akufo-Addo commissions modern Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Korle-Bu

The first lady of Ghana, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has commissioned a modern Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) for the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) in Accra.

According to, the building was in fulfillment of a promise she made in 2017, when the Korle Bu-Child Health Department requested the support of the Rebecca Akufo-Addo Foundation to help fix the challenging conditions facing the department. has however learnt that the 41-bed facility was built by the Foundation, which has the first lady as the executive director. It is the first of its kind in the history of the 96-year-old hospital.


Social media users have however reacted to the post with a lot of them congratulating the first lady for her initiative in improving maternal health in Ghana

Gibson believes the the first lady is an industrious woman.

Enock prayed for God's blessing for her following her generosity.

Michael said Mrs Akufo-Addo was not like other first ladies who did nothing but to share cars and money.

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Petina congratulated the first lady and hoped she would extend the facility to other parts of the country.

Kwaku said the act by the first lady was a show of passion and love for humanity.

Abdul said posterity would write her name in gold.

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