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education

Our Reading Culture is Fast Declining – Prof. Yitah

Professor Helen Yitah, Head of the Department of English, at the University of Ghana-Legon, has observed that reading among students, especially those in Senior...
Alhaji Hammed Abubakari Yussif

MCE for Yendi Demands Adherence to Maintenance Culture

Alhaji Hammed Abubakari Yussif, the Yendi Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) has called on the people of various communities in the Yendi Municipality to cultivate...
Panelists Culture

Functionality of Culture and Creative Arts Industry Must Work with Streamlined Policies

Panellists at a roundtable on “the role of artistes in the process of transformation” have called on the Government to streamline policies and ensure...
AFP/File / Lionel Bonaventure Facebook, in its twice-annual "transparency report," says the number of items "restricted" for violating local laws more than doubled compared to the prior six-month period, to 55,827

UK Parliament Tackles Facebook

Facebook has come in for strong criticism from British Members of Parliament (MPs), as the authorities attempt to reduce the immense influence of social...
Development

Religion, Culture Could Enhance Ghana’s Developmental Goals

A traditional ruler has called for effective collaboration between religion and traditional culture to promote acceptable socio-cultural and moral values in society. Nana Adu Ameyaw...

Grange School Lagos Celebrates Its 58th Independence Day

Nigeria’s leading British School, Grange School Lagos, has celebrated Independence Day in a Grand Style by saluting the nation and its freedom fighters on the...

S&D Groups In European Parliament To Hold Global Progressive Civil Society Forum In Ghana

On the 28th and 29th of September, the Global Progressive Forum, an initiative from the S&D Group, will be holding the Global Progressive Civil...

Queen Mother campaigns for the use of local pots

Nana Dawa Asiedua II, the Queenmother of Obomeng, has advised Ghanaians to adopt the use of locally manufactured pots such as earthenware bowl ‘Ayowa’,...

China reiterate commitment to Ghana

Mr Zhou Yuxiao, Ambassador of the Forum for China Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), has reiterated China’s longstanding commitment to its relations with Africa, and Ghana,...

GIPC seeks to be an anchor of Ghana’s investment

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) would be in the long-term transformed into an economic development agency to create its operational efficiency, Mr Yofi...

Gov’t of Ghana urged to reconstitute Domestic Violence Board

Madam Afua Addotey, the Board Chairperson, Women in Law and Development Africa (WiLDAF-Ghana), has called on government to reconstitute the Domestic Violence Management Board...
national museum

Upper East Regional Museum Appeals To Gov’t

Mr Francis Cofie Ayi Amu, the Curator of the Upper East Regional Museum, has appealed to government to construct a gallery for the regional...

Second Edition Of African Bikini and Accessories Fashion Launched

The Street Fashion Train Limited in Collaboration with the National Commission on culture (NCC) and the National Theatre launched this year’s edition of the...
Kakum National Park

Minister Applauds Managers Of Kakum National Park

Mrs Catherine Abelema Afeku, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts has applauded the Ghana Heritage Conservation Trust (GHCT), managers of the Canopy Walkway...
TheCreativeEntrepreneurMasterclass

Tourism Ministry Joins Africa 1 Media and Godwin Tom for Entrepreneurs Masterclass

As part of Government support and efforts to better our Arts & Entertainment sector, the Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Creative Arts has joined...
reading

Nigeria vows to promote reading culture

The Nigerian government Thursday reaffirmed its commitment to the promotion of reading culture in the country. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, who made this known...

Ghana Marine Drive Project Attracts Several Prospective Investors

Numerous institutions and individual investors have expressed keen interest in partnering government to develop the multi million dollar Marine Drive project in Accra, for...

USAID Unveils Its New Reading Project

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has partnered the Ministry of Education to increase the rate of reading among children, under...

Revealed: Full list of Asafotufiami Festival activities

Finally the time is here.The biggest celebration of Ada culture and traditions is set to kick off on August 2, 2017 with a homecoming...

Arts and Culture invites the media to Africa Month Public Participation

The Department of Arts and Culture invites members of the media to the Africa Month public participation event on Saturday, 13 May 2017 at...

Kwamanman Rural Bank Pledges Support For SMEs

The Kwamanman Rural Bank has inaugurated its Head Office building at Kwamang in the Sekyere Central District, pledging to give strong support to small-scale...

NGO Plans On Reviving ‘By The Fireside’ Program

Friends of the Nation, a socio-economic advocacy NGO in the Western Region, has started piloting a program that seeks to rekindle the days of...

Okraku Mantey Says Socrate Sarfo Lacks Managerial Skills

According to him, he does not support the idea of making Mr. Sarfo the deputy minister for Tourism, culture and Creative Arts. “I won’t be...

Folk culture temple fair in N China

Tourists take pictures at the ancient town of Qinglong in Yangqu County in north China's Shanxi Province, Feb. 4, 2017. Folk culture themed temple...

Discard Unacceptable Cultures – Naa Dikomwine Domalae

Naa Dikomwine Domalae, Paramount Chief of the Daffiama Traditional Area, has called on Ghanaians to guard against cultural practices that are inimical and unacceptable...

Duterte hopes Miss Universe 2016 contestants to share Philippine scenery and culture

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte welcomed Monday in Malacanang, the presidential palace, the 84 candidates of Miss Universe beauty pageant and hope them to share...

Ga-Adangbe Culture In Canada

The chiefs and people of Ga-Adangbes in Toronto-Canada were delightful to watch in the whole year of 2016. As the association held series of...

Nana Addo’s Inauguration Displayed Ghana’s Culture and Patriotism

There was a display of rich Ghanaian culture, nationalism and patriotism at the investiture of the 5th President of the 4th republic Nana Addo...
Tobge Afede XIV

No Constitution Can Work If It Is Not Understood By Its People

Safe Democracy Ghana, a constitutional reformation platform for promulgating, assimilating and consolidating culture and democracy in contemporary Ghana extends congratulations to Togbe Afede XIV...

MUSIGA Conveys Felicitations To Nana Adda

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has congratulated the President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, for emerging the victor in the December polls. Bice Osei...