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Stakeholders urged to prioritize the needs of women in agriculture

The Ghana Federation of Forest and Farm Producers (GhaFFaP) has said there is the need to place more emphasis on the needs of women...

Sierra Leone needs foreign support in combating HIV

Sierra Leone needs support from foreign countries to assist people living with HIV in the country, Abdul Rahman Sessay, Director General of the National...
family planning

Women urged to visit Marie Stopes for their family planning needs

Marie Stopes Ghana, has re-launched its centre at Kokomlemle in Accra with a call on women and girls to visit the place for all...

Namibia economy needs to diversify to find growth

Namibia needs to find ways of diversifying its struggling economy and cutting down the reliance on mining industry for sustenance, the vice chairperson of...
Khloe Kardashian

Khloe Kardashian ponders over dating accountants

The 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' star recently split from NBA player Tristan Thompson - the father of her 11-month-old daughter True - after...
Hansuah Road

Afienya-Dawhenya link road needs to be fixed – residents

Residents of Eagle-nest Estates, Dawhenya, Ningo-Prampram District, have appealed to government to construct the Afienya-Dawhenya link road, abandoned for over a decade. The residents noted...
Uniformity Assemblies

Special Needs Mum demands consistency in procedures at district assemblies

Mrs Gifty Addo Sunu, mother of a four-year old girl with Cerebral Palsy has appealed to the government to ensure uniformity in the district...

Upper East Region Hospitals Needs Mental Health Drugs Badly

Psychiatric units in the Region are in dire need of psychotropic drugs to improve on the health care needs of psychiatric clients, Mr Edem...
climate change

Ghana Needs US$22.6 Billion to Address Climate Change Effects

Ghana is seeking a total amount of 22.6 billion dollars as its budget to implement her 31 national actions to mitigate and adapt to...
Mentally ill person

Ghana’s Mental Health Guidelines Needs Execution

The Human Rights Advocacy Centre (HRAC) has called on the Mental Health Authority operationalize its statutory mental health guidelines, to end the abuse experienced...

Ghana’s Health Sector Budget Needs An Upward Increment of 15 percent

The Health and Finance ministries have been tasked to ensure that the eight per cent budgetary allocation to the health sector be increased to...
Atobriso No. 1 Basic School

Pupils of Atobriso Basic School Needs Proper infrastructure

Students and staff of Atobriso No. 1 Basic School in the Kwaebibirem Municipality of the Eastern region are forced to study and teach in...
Yaw Osafo-Maafo

Ghana’s e-management of public and archival records needs support

The Senior Minister, Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, is leading a five-member government delegation to China to seek financial and technical support for the establishment of...
Effective social protection

Effective social protection needs more participation

A meeting of social protection experts, government officials from 14 countries in Africa and Asia and development partners gathered in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania...
Maternal health

Ghana’s Primary Health Care Needs Reinforcement

Mother's Day is a celebration to honour mothers; celebrate motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in society. Many individuals and families use...
Prof Samuel Kwame Offei (3rd on front row) in group photo with dignitaries and participants

University of Ghana to restructure programmes to meet industry needs

The University of Ghana (UG) has announced a shift towards align aligning its programmes to the real needs of industry. Professor Samuel Kwame Offei, the...

Ghana must address inequalities in water access

Ms Yvonne Kafui Nyaku, Communication and Campaign Officer of Water Aid Ghana has noted that most rural communities have no access to clean and...

Ghana’s sanitation problem needs comprehensive plans

Mr Kofi Adda, the Minister of Water Resources and Sanitation, says a strategic roadmap is required to address sanitation conditions in the country. “The Ministry...
Ghana Police

Kpatcheremidor-Sohapa suggests stronger security intervention

Nene Otu Ackam I, the Chief of Kpatcheremidor-Sohapa has called on the government to intervene to check on security threats in the area to...
Tono Dam irrigation canal

Tono Irrigation Dam needs major repairs

Mr Sebastian Bagina, Director of the Irrigation Company of Upper Region (ICOUR), on Thursday hinted that his outfit had made progress to address challenges...

Volta Chief Seeks Support for Bakua Health Post

Nana Soglo Alloh IV, Paramount Chief of Likpe Traditional Area and President of the Volta Regional House of Chiefs has appealed for the renovation...
Nigeria map

Like Wakanda, Nigeria needs a Black Panther

It is easier to wake a man sleeping than a man pretending to be asleep…the words of our elders though these days they do...
Chibok girls

#DapchiGirls: SERAP to FG: Freed Girls Must Get Unrestricted Medical Care

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Government of President Muhammadu Buhari to “prioritise the well-being of the released Dapchi girls by...
Agriculture in Africa

Ghana’s agric sector needs reforms to lead economic growth – World Bank

The World Bank Group has called for reforms in Ghana’s agriculture sector to make it lead economic growth in the country. In...
The Tema Oil Refinery has been idle for several years

Leadership Crisis At Ghana’s TOR Needs Immediate Action – IES

Institute for Energy Security, IES, has called on the government to pay special attention to the country’s only refinery by addressing the leadership crisis,...
Photo shows the Dole bananas imported from the Philippines. (File photo)

Ghana needs moratorium on food imports from South Africa-Agric workers union

There is the need for the government of Ghana to impose a moratorium on the importation of particular food items from South Africa in...

Namibia needs financial discipline to recover economically

For the Namibian economy to recover from the rut it is currently in, financial discipline needs to be exercised, according to an analyst. Namibia is...
Monkeypox disease

Nigeria needs proactive measures to curb spread of zoonotic diseases

Nigeria needs to strengthen surveillance to contain the spread of zoonotic diseases, such as Monkeypox disease already prevalent in parts of the country, an...

Child Marriage Declines In Volta Region

Cases of child marriage are on decline in the Nkwanta North and South districts of the Volta Region since 2012. This follows the introduction of...

Presiding Bishop of A.M.E Zion Church Calls For Unity

The Zion College, located in Anloga in the Volta Region has launched its 80th anniversary on the theme: “Promoting Quality Education: The Role of...