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Vegetable Farmers Acquire Skills in Effective Pest Management

Some selected vegetables farmers in the Central, Greater Accra and Volta regions have recently received training in integrated pest management (IPM) to enable them...
vaccination

Central Region chalks impressive success in Malaria vaccination

More than one thousand children under two years have been vaccinated under the new malaria vaccination program being piloted in nine districts of the...
Equity Bank

Kenya’s Equity Bank to expand presence in east, central and southern Africa

Kenya's regional financial institution, the Equity Bank, said on Thursday it plans to extend its presence in east, central and southern Africa. ...
Oil Palm Seedlings

Birim Central: 50,000 oil palm seedlings to farmers

The Birim Central Municipal Assembly will soon supply 50,000 seedlings to 628 farmers to expand their oil palm farms. New farmers have therefore been encouraged...
International Maritime Organisation (IMO)

IMO Believes Ocean Management Promotion is Vital to Ghana’s Development

Mr Jonathan Pace, an official the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), says promoting ocean management is central to Ghana’s development in an environment characterized by...
Gncci Induction

GNCCI Inaugurates New Council and Central Executive Committee

The Ghana National Chambers of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) on Wednesday inducted into office a new Council and Central Executive Committee (CEC) to govern...
Somalia soldiers

AU and UN laments over worsening security situation in Central Mali

The United Nations - African Union (AU) Joint Task Force on Peace and Security has expressed its concern regarding the deteriorating security situation in...
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Gambia’s TRRC Commences Its Hearings

Amnesty International’s West and Central Africa Director Evelyne Petrus Barry has said, “The start of the TRRC hearings is an important initial step towards...

More than 100 houses destroyed by earthquake in central Mozambique

A magnitude-5.5 earthquake which on Saturday morning hit the central Mozambican province of Manica has destroyed 108 houses, local authorities said on Sunday. ...

1,500 Cocoa Farmers Training On Integrated Approach To Pest And Disease Management

Conservation Alliance with funding from Rainforest Alliance-UTZ has organized series of trainings for cocoa farmers within the Kakum, Bia and Enchi landscapes in the...
Photo shows police standing by during the riots in Bujumbura, Burundi, April 26, 2015. (Xinhua/Reuters)

Burundi: thunder strike kills 3

Three people were killed and 18 others were injured in a thunder strike on Saturday in central Burundi, police said on Sunday. The thunder strike...

Many Physicians lack knowledge on nutritional counselling

Boston University (USA) and MedInscribe in collaboration with Nestlé Nutrition Institute (NNI) have held a convocation and symposium in Accra for 35 Health Care...

Wildlife Clubs Ghana Review Activities Of Clubs

Leaders of Wildlife Clubs Ghana (WCG) have reviewed activities of the past 30 years of clubs in schools and charted a new roadmap for...
Wildlife Division

Stakeholders urged to embed environmental activities in children

Mr Eric Lartey, the Executive Director of the Wildlife Society Council (WSC), has urged educationists and community leaders to imbibe in children, good environmental...
World bank

Ghana’s Parliament Approves Special Drawing Rights

Parliament on Thursday approved a financing agreement between Ghana and the International Development Association (IDA) of the World Bank Group for 32 million dollars...
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Ghana Switches To Digital Broadcasting In 2018

All is almost set for Ghana to switch over successfully to the world digital platform by next year as required by the Geneva 2006...
Local Government Service

HRM In Assemblies Charged To Adopt Professional Ethics

Dr Nana Ato Arthur, Head of the Office of the Local Government Service (LGS) has called on Human Resource Managers (HRM) in the various...
climate change

Inadequate Grassroot Participation Hindering Climate Change Efforts

The REDD+ Government and Finance Integrity for Africa Project, has ended with limited capacity at the grassroot level being identified as a major gap...
Miners

Taskforce Wants Harsher Sentence For Illegal Miners

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on galamsey activities in the country has secured...
Illegal mining involving Ghanaians and Chinese is ongoing at Obuasi

Joint Task Force Undertake 233 Operations In 3 Months

The Operation Vanguard, a joint Military-Police Taskforce set up by the government to enforce the ban on illegal mining activities have embarked on 233...
HIV-and-AIDS

PLHIV Do Not Disclose Their Status to Partners

The Northern Regional Technical Support Unit (TSU) of the Ghana Aids Commission (GAC) has expressed worry about the failure of people living with HIV...

Trader to serve 24 months time for motorbike theft

A trader arrested for stealing a motorbike has been sentenced to 24 months imprisonment by the Juaso Circuit Court. Emmanuel Atta was given the punishment...

Nsuta-Kwamang-Beposo MP Supports Community

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Nsuta-Kwamang-Beposo, Mr. Kwame Asafu-Adjei, has presented large quantity of streetlight bulbs in support of the effort at improving...

Ghana expected to present a strong front in Sunday’s match

Ghana to go all out against Nigeria on Sunday- Sarfo Samuel Sarfo, central defender of the Black Stars B has promised that his side will leave...
Tema Metropolitan Assembly

TMA Lifts MPs Suspension

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) has unanimously voted to lift Wednesday’s suspension of Mr. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema West...
Paralympics

Ashanti, Central Pick Gold in Paralympics 100 Metres Race

Ashanti and Central Region won their first gold medals at the on-going National Sports Festival, Kumasi, in the finals of the paralympics 100 metres...
Strike Syrian

Syrian forces destroy IS’s last resistance center in central Syria

Syrian government forces backed by Russian warplanes have eliminated the last major resistance center of the Islamic State (IS) in the Western-central province of...

DCE advice parents to put their children’s education first

Mr Stephen Kwame Quaye, the District Chief Executive (DCE) of Awutu-Senya West, has advised parents to prioritise their children’s education and desist from buying...

Kintampo Rural Bank Gives Assistance to 3 Institutions

The Kintampo Rural Bank Limited (KRBL) has supported the Ghana Police Service, the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) and the Judicial Service within its...

Kumasi traders protests over forceful eviction

Some traders at the Adum Central Business District (CBD) of Kumasi, on Monday staged a peaceful demonstration against what they said was an attempt...