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House of Chiefs advocates interventions against climate change

The Upper West Regional House of Chiefs has advocated the need for pragmatic interventions to fight the menace of climate change to save...

African Youth Health advocates petition AU on malaria control

Twenty-five African Youth Health advocates have petitioned the African Union (AU) to be more committed to ending the malaria epidemic and achieving Universal Health...

CSOs advocates for Gender Equality and Social Inclusion

Representatives of Civil Society Organisations (CSO) and the media, on Tuesday, met in Accra to advocate state institutions to be more accountable in...

Sunyani Technical University Vice Chancellor advocates retooling of TVET institutions

Professor Kwadwo Adinkrah-Appiah, Vice-Chancellor, Sunyani Technical University, says retooling of Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET) institutions will enable them contribute meaningfully to...

Architects Association advocates for law to make green buildings compulsory

Mr Richard Nii Dadey, the President of the Ghana Institute of Architects (GIA), has called for legislation to make green buildings compulsory. He said...
Discussing the Ghana Green Building Code at the IFC

President of architects’ association advocates for passing of legislation to make green buildings compulsory

The president of the Ghana Institute of Architects (GIA), Richard Nii Dadey, has called for the passing of legislation in the West African country...

CHRAG advocates non-custodial sentences for minor crimes

Mr Abdulai Jaladeen, the Upper East Regional Director of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has called on government...
visually impaired

Virtually impaired voters advocates for true secrecy of the ballot

Visually impaired voters have unanimously advocated for the sanctity of the voting processes to ensure a true secrecy of the ballot during voting at...

Co-ordinator advocates for adequate funding for sports

Alhaji Adams Muazu, Upper West Regional Co-ordinator of the Physical Education (PE), Ghana Education Service (GES) has advocated the need for government channel adequate...

FFL appeals to President to pardon persons convicted of attempted suicide

Favor Foundation for Life (FFL), a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) which advocates on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention has petitioned the president of the Republic...
Dr Yaw Baah May Day

Ghanaian workers must have a universal pensions scheme -TUC

Dr Anthony Yaw Baah, General Secretary of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) on Wednesday called for concrete plans and a roadmap towards the implementation...
Cuban Doctor

Doctor demands conducive atmosphere for severely ill patients

Dr Odalys Batista, a Cuban Doctor at the Paediatric Unit of the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga, has observed that most hospital wards...
Ghanaian Parliament

Parliament Proposes the Use of French as Ghana’s Second official Language

Parliament on Monday made a case for the nation to adopt the French Language as the second official language for Ghana. ...
Christine Lagarde

IMF proposes global Corporate taxation restructuring to help small nations

Global corporate taxation requires an urgent reform, as low-income countries are losing significant amounts of revenue due to tax competition and profit-shifting, the International...
International Olympic Committee (IOC)

IOC Awards Gender Equality Advocates with Trophies

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) held an awarding ceremony to honor six models and change-makers in advancing women and girls in and through sport...
Burundian women

Gender Advocates inspire women to draw their career paths

Mrs Amma Korantemaa Ansah, the General Manager of Resources, Enterprise Group, has called on young ladies to discover their purpose and confidently pursue a...

MCE for Sissala East Demands Greater Accountability for Local Governance

The Municipal Chief Executive of Sissala East Assembly, Mr Karim Nanyua, says citizens have unwavering right to demand accountability from public office holders who...
Prof Aaron Mike Oquaye

Ghana’s Speaker Suggests Paperless Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has advocated the Legislature go Paperless to speed up House proceedings and facilitate record keeping. Prof Oquaye...
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

Ghana’s Vice President Calls for Inclusive Governance in Africa

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, on Monday, said for Ghana and Africa to sustain and consolidate its democratic gains, it is prudent to involve...
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

Afari-Gyan suggests Ghanaians living abroad be allowed to vote

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), says Ghanaians living abroad must be allowed to partake in the nation’s Presidential...

Concerned Citizens of Teshie calls for the detoxication of water

Teshie Concerned Citizens Association (TCCA) have for the use of water from the Nungua Desalination Plant to feed the industries in Tema. Mr Seth Tagoe,...
Planting for Food and Jobs

Stakeholder pushes for planting for food and job

Stakeholders in sustainable development on Wednesday urged the government to design a unique package under the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) specifically for...
Mr Rockson Dogbegah, Madam Jemima Oware and Nana Osei-Bonsu

Institute suggests board of Directors be trained

Mr Rockson Kwesi Dogbegah, President of the Institute of Directors, on Wednesday advocated for Board of Directors of both governmental and non-governmental organisations to...

Small holder farmers integration gets support from government and others

Governments and Private Forest Actors have established the necessity to integrate small holder farmers in protection and usage of forests to yield more productive...
Digital economy

Transform Africa Summit: Abia Gov. Seeks Digital Solution To African Socio-Economic Problems

The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has stated that Africa must leverage existing technological platforms to adapt home grown innovation and solutions...
Water Aid

Water Aid approves integrated methods in handling WASH

Mr Mohammed Abdul Nashiru, Country Director, for Water Aid-Ghana, has reiterated the need for integrated approaches by all sectors in dealing with Water, Sanitation...
An Internet cafe can prevent its users from accessing certain online services, which are considered a drain on bandwidth

International organisation advocates for online-self guideline

On World Press Freedom Day, Globe International Centre, a Mongolian free expression NGO, has called for online media self-regulation. Madam Naranjargal Khashkhuu, the President and...
Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa

Ablakwa Roots for Africa in the Diaspora

Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Ranking Member on Foreign Affairs has called for international publicity to highlight the “Right of Abode” law, which offer Africans...

PRO of Hearts Advocates for Smooth League

Mr. Kwame Opare Addo, Public Relations Officer of Accra Hearts of Oak, has said, he is expecting sanity at the various league centers, when...

Kenyan health advocates reach out to women to boost war against HIV/Aids

Sixty-nine year old Kenyan Josephine Naliaka lost one of her daughters to HIV/Aids two years ago. Her another daughter, who is currently bed-ridden, could...