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Atiwa Forest

CSOs Urged to Reconsider Stand on Atiwa Forest Mine

Three Civil Society Organisation (CSOs) have asked the government to reconsider its plans to mine bauxite in the Atiwa Forest. According to the CSOs it...
Macky Sall

Macky Sall’s re-election as president Affirmed by Constitutional Council

The Constitutional Council of Senegal announced on Tuesday the official final results of the presidential election held on Feb. 24, proclaiming Macky Sall re-elected...
madam janet edna nyame middle addressing participants at the launch photo seth osabukle

CNC Throws in Support for Made in Ghana Campaign

The Management of Centre for National Culture (Art Centre) on Tuesday pledged to support the National Commission on Culture to promote the Made in...
jail bars

Cameroon ex-defense minister under police custody over corruption charges

Alain Edgard Mebe Ngo'o, Cameroon's ex-minister of defense, was in police custody Tuesday in the capital Yaounde over corruption charges, according to official sources...
Girls Empowerment

Young Girls Receive Sensitised on Sexual Rights

Young girls between ages 10 and 15 years have been advised not to take blame for sexual abuses by male adults because they are...

Nestle Ghana Opens All-female Production Line Accompanied with a Breastfeeding Bay

Nestlé Ghana, a leading Nutrition Health and Wellness Company, has opened an all female dedicated production line to empower women to take up more...
Social Gmmb

GMMB Requests a Traditional Home for Showcase

Management of the Upper East Regional Museums and Monuments Board (GMMB) has advocated an indigenous northern home to be built close to the museum...
Reverend Professor Emmanuel Adow Obeng

Ghana is Yet to Benefit from Educational Reforms

Reverend Professor Emmanuel Adow Obeng, the President of the Presbyterian University College, Ghana (PUCG), has indicated that irrespective of the educational policy reforms that...
Ms Betty Krobi Mensah

MP Denies CNN Documentary on Child Slavery

Ms Betty Krobi Mensah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Afram Plains North has describe as unfortunate a CNN documentary which sought to give a...
Assemblymember for Teberebie Electoral Area making a contribution

Iduapriem Mine Raises Crop Compensation Rate for Farmers

AngloGold Ashanti (Iduapriem) Limited has reached an agreement with relevant stakeholders in host communities for a 13 per cent upward adjustment in compensation rate...
Economics Albert Nomination

51 Most Impactful Smart Cities Global Leaders Include Albert Ankrah

Mr Albert Ankrah, the Executive Director of the Ghana Gulf Chamber of Commerce (GCCC) has been adjudged a member of the “51 Most Impactful...
accident or road crash

Newspaper Vendor Dodges Death

A newspaper vendor in Aflao escaped death narrowly when an over-speeding car veered off the road and crashed into the kiosk where he sold...

High Commissioner to Bring in South African Farmers for Dagbon

Ms Lulu Xingwana, South Africa High Commissioner to Ghana has assured Ya-Na Mahama Abukari II of her commitment to encourage South Africa farmers to...
ghana news agency gna

GNA Celebrates Its 62 Years of Existence

The Ghana News Agency (GNA) the foremost national wire service on Tuesday marked its 62nd anniversary with a sober reflection and call on the...
Dam Rehabilitation

MESTI Minister Paves Way for Kakiase Dam Rehabilitation

Professor Kwabena Frimpong Boateng, the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), has cut the sod for the rehabilitation of a dam at...
Mr Karim Nanyua

Sissala East Women Farmers Calls for Early Distribution of Subsidised Inputs

Women farmers in Sissala East Municipality have called on government to make available subsidized inputs ahead of this year’s farming season. The call was made...
Agriculture Application

Savanna Agric Institute Improves Farming with Mobile App

The Savanna Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-SARI) in collaboration with the Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International...
Afrikids Donation

AFRIKIDS Ghana Distributes Early Childhood Books to Two Districts

About 3,570 early childhood development books have been presented by AFRIKIDS Ghana to 27 schools in two Sissala districts to augment teaching and learning...
African population

Regulating Population Growth is Vital to Sustainable Development

Very often, a developed or well-established economy has a sustainable population because its natural resources, infrastructures and institutional mechanisms are adequate for the population. However,...

Ministers Urged to Stop Preaching Convenience Messages

Bishop Emmanuel Botwe, the General Overseer of the Christian Faith Church International, has called on preachers of the gospel to concentrate on the pure...
Ghana Free Zones Authority Gfza

Free Zones Authority Now Has an Oil and Gas Department

The Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) has set up an Oil and Gas Department in accordance with the Petroleum (Local Content and Local Participation)...

Kembo The Exiled Congolese

Gabriel Mencoln Kembo, shares an interesting story about how he was victimized and forced into exile from his native Congo, but was able to...
Blood Donation

MTN Commences Blood Donation Exercise in TARSCO

MTN Ghana has undertaken a blood donation exercise in Tarkwa with the aim of restocking the Tarkwa Municipal hospital blood bank. The exercise took place...
crime scene

Detective Inspector Cautions Public Against Tampering with Crime Scenes

Detective Inspector Abudulai Jallo-Sulemana of the East Legon Police Station on Monday urged the public not to tamper with crime scenes. He said crime scenes...
Jubilee House

Ras Mubarak Happy Over Jubilee House Cleaning

Ras Mubarak, MP for Kumbungu, has commended the swift response to the call to enhance sanitation at certain parts of Jubilee House, stressing that...

Upper East Fire Cases Drop

Statistics from the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has revealed that fire outbreaks in the Upper East Region reduced by 24 cases in 2018...

The Time is Right to Disband Vigilante Group in Ghana

Mr John Boadu, General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) says it is the time for the two major political parties to disband...

PWDs Appeal to IGP to Look into NGO Fraud

Over 1000 persons with disabilities who were defrauded by Rev. T. A. Topper II, Foundation (RTATF), a Non-Governmental Organisation in Koforidua have...
Information Centre

Information Centres Faces Close Down

New Juaben North Municipal Assembly has warned that Information Centres in the Municipality that make excessive noise beyond the acceptable limits would be closed...
India hosts 7 out of top 10 most polluted cities globally: data

Data Proves That India Hosts Seven Out of Ten Most Polluted Cities

India has received the dreadful distinction of having seven of its cities in the list of top 10 most polluted cities in the world,...