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agricultural productivity

Ghana’s Agriculture policy interventions aims at generating bumper harvest

Dr Gyiele Nurah, Minister of State at the Ministry of Agriculture, has said increased investment by government since 2017 has revived the country’s agriculture...
export

Chinese Opening-up Policy will Bolster Kenya’s Export Sector

China's opening-up policy will boost Kenya's exports to the Asian nation, a Chinese government official said on Tuesday. Li Xuhang, Charge d'Affaires at the Chinese...
Agriculture Produce

Stakeholders Discuss Agriculture Policy

Stakeholders in the agricultural value chain have converged in Accra to validate a proposed Ghana Agricultural Engineering Policy and Strategy (GAEPS) aimed at boosting...
Maritime and Surveillance Conference

GMA Wants Maritime Transport Policy

Mr Daniel Appianin, the Deputy Director-General of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), has called for a Maritime Transport Policy (MTP) to effectively address the...
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Bishop says monetization of worship must have policy backing

Right Reverend Emmanuel G. L. Twum-Baah, former Bishop of the Koforidua Diocese of the Methodist Church, has called on the church to come out...

Ghana’s Cocoa Processing Capacity To Be Expanded By 15,000 Tonnes

Ghana is one of the largest cocoa-growing countries in the world, second to Cote d'Ivoire. This country has traditionally exported almost its entire crop...
Education

Ghana needs a national document to enhance creativity

The Nobel International Business School (NiBS) has called for a national policy, which clearly spells-out the role of institutions and government in creating an...
SOLAR

Ghana Must Go Solar

Ghana must have a national policy on the use of Solar Energy. A policy that should set the country on the part of utilizing...
shs

Double-Track System: Stakeholders urged to throw weight behind gov’t

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) has called on all and sundry to support the double-track system introduced by the government in order...
biosafety

World safety Day: JC international proposes intensive OSH workplace policy

JC International, a leading Inspection, Rope Access and Training company has appealed to organisations to adopt an inclusive Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) workplace...
Veep launches Free SHS in Tamale

Ghana’s literacy levels gaps will improve through Free ShS policy

Mr Osei Yaw Adutwum Deputy Minister of Education says the implementation of the free senior high school was a deliberate policy by the government...
climate change

Ghana to transform climate change policy into laws

To ensure unhindered enforcement of its Climate Change policy, government of Ghana seeks to transform these policies into legally Mandatory Instruments (laws), a senior...

Government asked to cut down cost of borrowing

Government is being urged to devise policies to force the cost of borrowing down to levels below 20 percent to lubricate the business environment. The...

Government on course to achieving Free SHS Objectives

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, on Thursday said the Government has strictly followed the guidelines issued for the implementation of the...

Catholic Bishops Urge Gov’t To Speed Up Eastern Corridor Road

The Ghana Catholic Bishops' Conference (GCBC) has called on government to speed up work on the construction of the Eastern Corridor road. The Conference noted...
NHIS

Gov’t of Ghana Pays Debt Own NHIS

Government has paid GH¢600 million to the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), out of its total indebtedness to the scheme, which has improved...

Finance Minister Moves Parliament To Approve Financial Policy

“Rt. Hon. Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, on the authority of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, I beg to move...
Petroleum hedging

Successive Finance Ministers Violate Petroleum Revenue Management Act

Mr Ken Ofori Atta, the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, has been called upon to include a reconciliation report on the management of...
Fossil-fuels-burning

WBCSD Launch Campaign To Create Demand For Sustainable Fuels

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) has launched below50 initiative hubs in North America, South...

Countries That Lack Education Are In Darkness

Daniel Nii Ade Tagoe, the Head of Nii Ade Nkpa Family of Kokrobite-Langba and Tuba, has called on Ghanaians to celebrate the Free Senior...
Oduman Asuaba M/A Basic School classroom block

Bongo-Soe Left Out Of Main Stream Education

Mr Daniel Awunga, the Acting Headmaster of the Bongo-Soe Senior High School (SHS) in the Upper East Region, on Thursday appealed to government to...
Ex-president Mahama

Mahama Did Not Leave “A Dime” For Free SHS Students – Minister

Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Education Minister, Tuesday revealed that not ‘a single dime’ was paid for the 100,000 students enrolled under President John...

Gov’t Secures Fans To Construct Arts Schools

Government has secured funding from the Saudi Arabian government for the construction of 20 technical arts schools in all the regions of the country. Professor...

Association of Ghana Industries Want CIDA Bill Passed

Mr Rockson Kwesi Dogbegah, Chairman Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) Construction Sector, has called on Government to pass the Construction Industry Development Authority (CIDA)...
economy

Namibian economy slows in 2016/17

Namibia's domestic economy has slowed in tandem with the regional averages, and the per capita incomes are stalling due to sluggish growth conditions during...

Policymakers, experts call for enhanced investment to improve African children’s condition

Policymakers and experts have emphasized the importance of policy commitment and enhanced investment in improving the comprehensive development of African children. A three-day international conference...

First Lady Reiterates Ghana’s Commitment to Ending AIDs

Ghana committed to end aids by 2030-First Lady Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has reaffirmed Ghana’s commitment to end the AIDS epidemic in the country by...
HQCF Workshop

Stakeholders Meet to Discuss Policy on High Quality Cassava Flour

Stakeholders in the cassava value chain on Tuesday converged in Accra to deliberate and validate a proposed High Quality Cassava Flour (HQCF) inclusion policy...

First Lady Appeals to Ghanaians to Give Government Time to Deliver

First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has urged Ghanaians to continue to be patient with the Government as it works to make Ghana a more...

Unhappy Parents Storm Education Ministry

Some disgruntled parents and guardians on Tuesday besieged the premises of the Education Ministry to express their frustration over the non-placement of their wards...