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workplace sexual abuses

The Story of a Domestic Worker and Several Other Women

Twenty-two-year old Adwoa Ankoma, (pseudo name) who migrated to Accra from Dunkwa in the Central Region of Ghana, in search of a job, is...
Kpone Methodist Basic School

Kpone Methodist Basic School Fought for Survival

The rain was pouring heavily and a gridlock had ensnared the Tema-Aflao highway. Like most drivers, I took the painful decision of using the rough...
UNFPA

UNFPA takes maternal mortality fight in Ghana to another level

The fight against maternal and infant mortality has remained intractable across the world especially in developing countries. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 830...
general sports

Ghana Sports Year of Misgivings

The year 2018 will go down in annals of Ghana's sports history, as one of the most challenging, considering the various scandals, that has...
CSOs

GJA-STAR Ghana Partner up for all-inclusive governance

The role of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) including the media is critical to effective economic governance at the national and sub-national levels. Understanding issues CSOs and...
Chinese scientists measure the conductivity, temperature and depth of the ocean with a CTD (Conductivity, Temperature, and Depth) device. (File photo from People’s Daily)

Rise in Temperature Causing Food Spoilage

For most people, “it is warm these days” but they do not give a thought to why, and its effect on the general population....
Kantanka Automobile

Artisans Laud Skills Development Fund

Members of the Ghana National Association of Garages (GNAG) in Takoradi are now enjoying higher patronage for their automobile repair services, thanks to the...
Fake electrical cables

Effective regulations could cause major changes in Ghana’s electoral system

The electrical installation services sector in Ghana has witnessed a major transformation. This follows the BUSAC Fund’s supported advocacy action embarked upon by the...
child labour

Charcoal Business and the Lives of Young Girls in Krachi

Charcoal burning has become a major economic activity in the Krachi East and West Districts of the Volta Region. It is considered a good...
Environmental degradation

FMNR saves Lawra/Nandom communities from land degradation

Background With climate change knocking at the door as a result of increasing deforestation and droughts, the future sometimes looks very bleak and scary. It...
Waste-Management-Problems

Ho is gradually sinking in garbage with little hope

Waste management in Ghana is in a perilous state. It had been so for years. All regimes the past decade and over, could be...
volta-region

AGI and GJA to Transform The Face of Business in Volta

Another attempt to spur business activity in the Volta Region into a gallop, is in the offing. Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) Eastern/Volta Branch and...
Projecting The Future

Technology can help Ghana cut maternal mortality

Background The soaring story of maternal and infant mortality in the Northern region is not uncommon just as is the case in many parts of...
keto diet

Have We Lost Our Way Over These Ketogenic Regimes

“Wow, you are looking tight, amazing and oh your tummy, looking so flat.” These and many other complimentary comments have flooded social media lately especially...
HIV

Prayer Camps and HIV fight: Ghana’s agenda 90-90-90 could derail

Prayer camps have now become part of the Christian religion practice in our society. In the Eastern Region for example, there is intense competition...
Agriculture in Africa

Safeguarding food security can be sustained through census of agriculture

It's been 33 years since the last census of Agriculture was conducted in the country to gather real data on people and communities that...
Emirates Airline

Ghanaians Grab Dream Jobs with Emirates

It is always delightful to see preschoolers in dashing dummy uniforms, which depict their dreams to, in the future, work in the sky. However, with...
Prematurity

The World Over Observes World Prematurity Day

Ghana on November 17 joined the global community to observe the World Prematurity day. A premature baby is born too early, before 37 weeks...
Breast Cancer

Always Check The Breast Lump and Be Safe

The breast is no doubt one of the natural endowment of every women either big or small and sometimes forms part of the characteristics...
The Budget Officer, of the Kassena-Nankana West , Mr Seidu Soalihu , collating the views and aspirations of the Citizens to be factored into the Assembly’s Medium Term Development Plan

CSO’s to Spearhead Ghana’s Medium Development Plan

Per the local governance concept being implemented by Ghana as a country , it is constitutionally mandatory for all the...
Nzulezu Village

Nzulezu Community Fast Losing Its beautiful Image

The beauty of Nzulezu, one of the cherished tourist sites in the Western Region, is gradually being marred by the daily rise of plastic...
tourism in Ghana

Reasons Behind Ghana’s Tourism Slow Pace

One of the less addressed topics in the Ghanaian socio-economic settings is tourism. This has been so due to the lack of appreciation of the...
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Free SHS Policy Implementation Gets a Thumps Up

The 1992 Constitution of Ghana has some provisions that calls for the need for free compulsory basic education. For instance, Article 25 (1) says; “All...
Togo and Ghana receiving more Ivorian refugees as crisis spreads

Togo’s Political Crisis Generates Concerns About Children’s Safety .

Grief, in the form of anger consumed Amivi. She is still unable to endure the death of her husband in a road crash during...
Politics MP Suspension

TMA Suspense Tema West MP

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) on Wednesday voted to suspend one of its members, Mr Carlos Kingsley Ahenkora for six months for obstructing the...
Cashew Farmers

How many people want to try cashew farming in Ghana?

Since the early 1960s when cashew cultivation began in Ghana it has steadily, albeit slowly, blossomed into a significant economic tree crop with a...
Natural gas

Ghana Must Consider LNG

It has widely been agreed for some years now that in order to end the misery of Dumsor (power crises), Ghana must install the...
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Mezzo Maths Concept Addressing Ghana’s Mathematics Challenges

When many people hear the subject of mathematics in Africa, the only word associated with it is difficulty- and with this many engender the...
Jesus Christ

Easter and the resurrection of Christ, controversies Within

Easter Sunday is a festival and holiday celebrated by millions of Christians and people around the world who honour the resurrection of Jesus Christ...

Africa: Taking Power Into Our Own Hands To Develop

But this excitement has regularly been dampened when discussion turns to electricity. In a continent where 620 million people lack access to electricity, the situation...

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