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NORPRA Statement

NORPRA Lauds Lands Ministry Over Directives to Cover Mining Pits

The Northern Patriots in Research and Advocacy (NORPRA) has commended the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources on its directives to close illegal mining...
Workers carry out welding production at FAW-Volkswagen's new Audi Q plant in Changchun, northeast China's Jilin Province, March 29, 2018. (Xinhua/Xu Chang)

China to open a new chapter through its foreign investment law

With a new draft foreign investment law submitted to national lawmakers for a third reading, China is a big step closer to adopting a...
Chinese President Xi Jinping attends the fourth Nuclear Security Summit in Washington D.C., the United States, April 1, 2016. [Xinhua]

Xi insists on rural revitalization strategy execution

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for more efforts to implement the rural revitalization strategy with the chief goal to modernize agriculture and...
A Kenyan journalist takes a selfie with female train drivers Concilia (C) and Alice (L) during the launching day of the Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) in Mombasa, Kenya, on May 31, 2017. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)

China’s Diplomacy paves way for uncertain world

China on Friday elaborated its foreign policy championing peace, development, cooperation and multilateralism, providing certainty to a world full of uncertainties. At a press conference,...
CAF Champions League

The Results of CAF Champions League

Following are the CAF Champions League results on Friday: Group B At Rades, Tunisia Esperance (TUN, holders) 2 (Assoko 23-og, Kom 83) Horoya AC (GUI) 0 At Soweto,...
Google

Google pledges support for 50,000 women across Africa

Top internet company Google on Friday unveiled in Lagos a new initiative, Womenwill, targeting some 50,000 women across Africa, in a bid to create...
Short Commission

Short Commission’s Hearing Comes to An End

The Ayawaso West Wuogon Commission of Inquiry on Friday brought its public hearing to a close. The Commission, which started its public hearing on February...
International Womens Day

4-H Ghana Demands Action for More Women in Parliament

4-H Ghana, a positive youth development organisation, has called on Parliament to adopt an affirmative action to ensure an increase in the number of...
Glaucoma

Sekyere East Starts Glaucoma Awareness Campaign

The Sekyere East District Health Directorate together with the Effiduase Government Hospital and the District Assembly, is embarking on a district-wide outreach campaign to...
Unilever Ghana Some School Children Washing Their Hands During The Event

Unilever Arrived in Ghana During Independence

Unilever Ghana, through its Lifebuoy soap brand on the sidelines of the Independence Day Celebration in Tamale, offered facilities for over 10,000 people who...
Head of Ghana Office of WAEC, Mrs Wendy Addy-Lamptey

2019 WASSCE Candidates will be Biometrically Verified

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) will, for the first time, capture the finger prints of candidates who would be writing this year’s West...
Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA)

MOFA Modern Office Complex in the Offing

Mr Robert Patrick Ankobeah, the Chief Director of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Friday hinted that plans were underway to build a...
White Ribbon Ghana Logo

White Ribbon Ghana Acknowledge the Ghanaian Women

The Management of White Ribbon Ghana, an organization working with men and boys to end violence against women has congratulated Ghanaian women on the...
Kakum Tourists Assurance

Kakum National Park to Introduce New Packages for Tourists

Tourists who would be visiting the Kakum National Park are to expect interesting varieties of new packages in addition to the canopy walk, Mr...
ARHR Workshop

ARHR Equip Girls to Defend Their Rights

To mark the International Women’s Day on Friday, the Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights (ARHR), provided some girls in the Ashiedu Keteke Sub-Metro with...
Library Launch

Idea Africa Formerly Hands Over Library to Have Community

IdeaAfrica, a Non-Governmental Agency (NGO), has completed and launched of its library project at the Have Roman Catholic Basic School in the Volta Region....
Dialogue Women

STAR-Ghana and Gender Ministry Dialogue on Ghanaian Woman Status

The STAR-Ghana Foundation in collaboration with the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP) on Friday, organised a national dialogue on the status...
Samira Bawumia

Gender Equality Promotion and Violence Prevention Move Together

Mrs Samira Bawumia, the Wife of the Vice President, on Friday said the promotion of gender equality is an essential part of violence prevention. She...
Sam George

Sam George Assailant Apologises

Mr Mohammed Alhassan, the National Security civilian operative who assaulted Mr Sam George, the Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, during the January 31 Ayawaso...
NCCE

NCCE Applauds Women on International Women’s Day

The National Commission for Civic Education, (NCCE) on Friday joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International Women’s Day to recognise the...
Ghana Police

MCE Asks Residents to Accord the Police the necessary respect

Mrs Henrietta Ayison, the Municipal Chief Executive of Agona Nkwanta Municipality, has said the country would continue to enjoy a peaceful and a united...
Commissioning Projects

Shama MP Commissions Project

Mr Ato Panford, the Member of Parliament for Shama, has commissioned a number of development projects for the district. The projects, which comprise six community...
Ngos Vulnerable

Kwahu Apradang: NGO’s Fete 500 Socially Disadvantaged People

The Eastern Region Optimist Club, a non-governmental organization (NGO) in collaboration with Humanity Africa Project, Nigeria, has organized a party for some selected socially...
Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng

Minister for Environment Commended on His Poverty Reduction Interventions

Naa Widaana-Nanga II, the Paramount Chief of Takpo Traditional Area in Nadowli-Kaleo District, has applauded the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI),...
World Vision

World Vision Impacts Lives in Talensi

The implementation of the Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR) project in some selected communities in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region is...
Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo

First Lady Tasks Women to Aim for Progress

As the World marks International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8, the First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has urged women to continually strive for...
Standard Charted

St. Mary’s SHS Gets Empowered by Standard Chartered Bank

As part of the celebration marking this year’s International Women’s Day, the Standard Chartered Bank has organised a mentoring session for girls at the...
Mentorship Programme

Ghana’s First Lady Launches Young Girls Mentorship Programme

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has held interactions with some women in positions of power and influence, who would serve as mentors for...
Library Parade

ER Library graces Independence Parade with 2019 Year of Reading

The Eastern Regional branch of the Ghana Library Authority as part of its effort to promote reading among students in schools in the region,...
BECE

2018 BECE: 8 Schools in Sissala East Got Zero Percent

Eight Junior High Schools in the Sissala East Municipality registered zero percent in the 2018 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) results, according to the...