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gender inequality

Zimbabwe commission decries growing gender gap in government

The Zimbabwe Gender Commission (ZGC) has expressed deep concern at the low number of women with senior positions in government and parastatals. ...
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South African trade union urges government to stop chaos in trucking industry

The South African government must take urgent action to stop the ongoing chaos in the trucking industry which has claimed more than 200 lives...
Russian Government hands over trucks and trailers to UN WFP

UN WFP receive trucks and trailers from Russian Government

The Russian Federation has handed over 22 Kamaz trucks and five trailers to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) as part of a...
Tema Oil Refinery (TOR)

Ex GNPC Boss ask Ghana government to make TOR fit-for-purpose

An Energy Expert and Former Chief Executive of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has called on the management of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR)...

“Deploy Customer Service ‘Police’ at the Ministries “—J. N. Halm

Government has been urged to consider the deployment of customer service inspectors (CSIs) within public sector organisations as part of steps to ensure that...
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Kenyan investors’ lobby praises government launch of new banknotes

The Kenyan Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) on Monday hailed the introduction of new banknotes and withdrawal of the old 1,000-shilling note, saying the move...
Alex Mould

Alex Mould Caution Ghana Government on Loans Usage

Former Chief Executive Officer of Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has called on government to be transparent with the use of loans which accrued...

UNFPA Trains Health Reporters To Increase CSE Sensitization In Ghana

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in collaboration with it's implementing partners have trained health reporters on Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) Reporting. Speaking at...
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Gov’t To Introduce A Cyber Security Bill To Protect Children Against Cyber Crime

The Minister for Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has disclosed that, government is preparing a legislation to protect and sanitise the cyber space against criminal...

Strive To Catch The Cashew Vision – ADRA Country Director

The Country Director for the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Dr. William Y.K. Brown has revealed that Cashew generated US$224 million for Government...
Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

Government welcomes EIU report

The government has welcomed the latest report by the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) which predicted a win for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration...
flood

Government devotes GH¢200 million to Ghana Flooding Problems

The Government has committed GHc200 million to address the perennial flooding challenge across the country to be used for desilting/excavation and construction works under...
Nima Upgrading

Government makes Plans to Build Flats for Nima, Maamobi residents

A total of 1,039 acres of prime lands occupied by residents of Nima and Maamobi in the Greater Accra Region would be upgraded into...
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Ghana To Get 30 Rolling Stock Coaches To Revamp The Rail Transport

Ministry of Railway Development in collaboration with the Ghana Railway Company Limited (GRCL) has kicked off a comprehensive audit exercise on encroachments in the...
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GCCP Charges COCOBOD CEO To Clarify His Position On Cocoa-driven Deforestation

The Ghana Civil Society Actors Cocoa Platform (GCCP), has charged the CEO of COCOBOD, Joseph Boahen Aidoo, to clarify his position on cocoa-driven deforestation...
Ghana To Have A Digital Roadmap To Expand The Local Digital Economy

Ghana To Have A Digital Roadmap To Expand The Local Digital Economy

The Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has stressed on the importance Government attaches to the ongoing digitization agenda, emphasizing...
Chief Appeal

Chiefs of Ekwankrom demand a face lift

The Wirempemhene of Gomoa Ajumako Traditional Area Nana Kobina Ekwam X has appealed to the Government to assist the people of Ekwamkrom to construct...
Mothers are strong foundations in the development of society – Dr. Bawumia

President Akufo Addo is Committed to the development of our Zongo’s

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia Saturday reiterated government's commitment to the development of Zongo communities in the country. ...
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ACEP Charges Gov’t To Imposed Performance Benchmark On Petroleum Contracts

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy's (ACEP) petroleum monitor report on the performance of active petroleum contracts for 2019 has revealed that, only three...
SPLA soldiers redeploy south from the Abyei area in line with the road map to resolve the Abyei crisis.

UN, AU urge South Sudan rivals not to delay forming unity government again

There should be no further delay in forming a new unity government in South Sudan beyond the six-month extension period, the UN, African Union...
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South Sudan president calls for further delay in unity government formation

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has called for one-year-long delay in formation of a transitional government instead of the six months extension agreed by...
Railway

Government gets US$1 billion for Ghana railways

The Government has signed two separate contract agreements with the Chinese Government to secure one billion dollars facility to revamp Ghana’s Railways sector. ...
Universities Funding

Government must provide funding for private tertiary institutions

Professor Stephen Adei, the Chairman of the National Development Planning Commission, has called on the Government not to deprive private tertiary institutions of government...
Renewable Energy

Government urged to create enabling environment homegrown engineering companies

Mr Ebenezer McHammah, the Chief Executive Officer of McHammah Engineering Company Limited, has said government should create the enabling environment for indigenous engineering firms...
Overcrowding Prisons

Government tasked to set targets aimed at reducing prison population

Mr Edmund Amarkwei Foley, a human rights activist, has urged the Government to set national targets to reduce the number of people in jail. He...
Development Projects – Aker Energ

Minority asks government to pull out of AG/Aker Energy Renegotiation Agreement

The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament is asking government to withdraw the re-negotiated petroleum agreement it is signing with AGM/Aker Energy,...
Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS)

GNFS Appeals to Government for One District One Fire Station

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has appealed to government to equip fire stations in the districts to enhance their performance. It said it was...
A CROSS SECTION OF MEDIA AND STAKEHOLDERS AT THE FORUM

Government to executes Media Capacity Enhancement Agenda

The Government is in the process of implementing a Media Capacity Enhancement Programme (MCEP) to boost the competences of media practitioners in the delivery...
Demo Road

Dawhenya Youth Gives Government Ultimatum to fix Dawhenya-Afienya Road

Scores of youth in Dawhenya on Friday morning blocked the Dawhenya-Afienya link road as they demonstrated to announce their displeasure at the neglect of...
Fishing Closed Season Press Conference

Canoe Council wants government to look closely at Saiko Issue

The Ghana National Canoe Fishermen Council has appealed to the Government to, as a matter of urgency, set up a body of fish scientists...