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Ghana Government assures caterers payments of all arrears

Madam Cynthia Mamle Morrison, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection has assured caterers under the Ghana School Feeding Programme(GSFP) that government would soon...

MoGCSP Commemorates Day Of Zero Tolerance For FGM

6th February, marks the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). The day is celebrated globally as part of the UN’s...

Cocoa farmers urged to prioritise children’s education

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Ms Otiko Afisah Djaba has called on Cocoa farmers in Ghana to prioritise their children’s education...
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POWA Concern About Sharp Decline In Women Participation In Gov’t

Ms Victoria Hamah, the Executive Director of the Progressive Organisation for Women Advancement (POWA), has advocated for more women representation in the country’s political...
Students of Kuskuwam Primary School have a meal which is through a school feeding program, in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, Nov. 26, 2015. The school feeding program is part of a 170,000 U.S. dollars fund from International Development Department of the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation, through Yenat Weg Charitable Association to support more than 1,100 needy students in five Ethiopian public primary schools.(Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

National Coordinator of School Feeding Calls For Calm

Dr Kwame Adu-Nsiah, the National Coordinator of the Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) has called for calm in the operations of the School Feeding...
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Political Environment Hampering Women Participation

Ms Christine Churchur, the Board Chairperson of the Ghana National Gas Company Limited, has called on women to be bold and get involved in...

Gender Minister Interact With Queen Mothers In Wa

Madam Otiko Afisa Djaba, the Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection has stated that selling children out for pittance was the saddest and...

Gov’t Committed To Protecting Persons With Disabilities

Madam Otiko Afisa Djaba, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, has stated that government is committed to removing the legal barriers to protect...

Gov’t Express Condolences To Bereaved Families In Bimbilla

Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister for Interior has called on the people of Bimbilla to let last Thursday's chieftaincy related killings be the last...

Women Ministers Admonished To Rise To The Occasion

Mrs Theodosia Jackson, a seasoned educationist has admonished women ministers to rise to the occasion and do their utmost best in the performance of...
Nana Oye Lithur

Nana Oye Lithur encourage women to have regular health check

She gave the advice at a free health screening exercise organized by the Organization of Africa First Ladies against HIV and AIDS, “OAFLA” Ghana...
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Help develop social protection systems

According to Nana Oye Lithur the support should also focus on addressing the inequality gap to enhance social cohesion and achievement of the SDGs. This...

Over 6,000 Prison Inmates Enrolled Onto NHIS

The initiative, which is a collaboration between the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) and the Ghana...
Nana Oye Lithur, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection

Gender Ministry chalks progress in girl child protection

Since the establishment of the ministry three years ago, it is being expanded with many government departments, yet it has done a lot in...
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Gender Minister involved in car crash

Four persons, out of six people were seriously injured in an accident that involved two vehicles in a convoy of the Minister for Gender,...
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The Aged to be exempted from paying NHIS premium

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur, has announced the government?s decision to exempt people aged 65 years and above...