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Mr Attah Arhin

CONIWAS Advises government to give more resources to water sector

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Ghana Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) has called on government to increase financial allocation to drinking water supply to ensure equity...
Agric Fair

UW Deputy Minister Finds Investors for Agriculture Sector

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Mr. Amidu Issahaku Chinnia, the Deputy Upper West Regional Minister, has urged investors to take advantage of the business opportunities in the area to...
Mining Industry

Expert urges bold steps to correct past errors in Ghana’s mining sector

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For Ghana to correct its mistakes in the mining sector there is the need for bold steps to institute strong and well thought-out regulatory...
Agriculture Produce

Government tasked to Ensure Gender Equality in Ghana’s Agricultural Sector

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The Ghana Trade and Livelihood Coalition (GTLC) has called on the Government to ensure gender equality in the agriculture sector by eliminating inherent inhibitions...
Financing Agriculture

Stakeholders Debate on Agriculture Sector Funding

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Stakeholders in Ghana’s agricultural sector on Thursday, converged at a forum in Accra, to brainstorm on the best ways to access funding from financial...
Health Service Workers Union Hswu

Union Demands the Regularisation of IGF Staff in the health Sector

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The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Health Service Workers Union (HSWU) has called on the health authorities to regularise the contract of all...
WASH Budget

Ghana risks missing SDG-6 targets due to low financing

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Ghana stood the risk of missing out on the Sustainable Development Goal –Six (SDG-6 ) targets due to low financing for the sector, Civil...
Rural Water Sanitation Hygiene (RWASH)

Sanitation and Water Ministry Find Smart Ideas to Improve Sector

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Madam Cecilia Abena Dapaah, Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources, has said the Ministry is making the appropriate effort to inject efficiency in the...
Railway

Ghana’s Railway Sectors makes substantial progress

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The railway sector in the past 22 months has witnessed significant rehabilitation works since the assumption of office by Nana Akufo-Addo. Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah,...

S. African minerals council says commits to improve sector

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The Minerals Council South Africa on Wednesday committed to work with the government and other stakeholders to improve the performance of the mining sector...
oil

Kenya devote funds to acquiring specialised skills for its oil sector

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Kenya plans to prioritize investment in specialized skills in order to reduce dependence on foreign labor force in the oil sector, a senior government...
Health

Health Sector operators converge to discuss ways of improvements

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The Health Sector is reviewing its performance in the previous year towards developing better strategies to improve healthcare delivery across the country. The 2018 Health...
Real-Estate

Kenya’s real estate sector set to expand in 2018

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Kenya's real estate sector is set to expand in 2018, as the wave of political uncertainty dissipates, ending a period of price correction experienced...
Tourists

Namibia’s tourism sector boosted by local tourists amid economic headwinds

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Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR), which manages all the accommodation in Namibia's National Parks, said on Thursday that the number of domestic tourists increased during...
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Africa’s Tourism’s Prominence Moves Up

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The tourism sector in Africa, which according to UNWTO saw an 8% increase in international arrivals in 2016, is progressively becoming prominent largely due...

Ghanaian youth urged to take agriculture as serious profession

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Mr Mohammed Adjei Sowah, the Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive has urged the youth to take up agriculture as a serious profession to earn a...
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Stakeholders present opportunities in SDGs

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The Civil Society Organisation (CSO) Platform on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in collaboration with Deloitte, under the auspices of the Office of the...
Bank of Ghana

Financial institutions urged to develop innovative products for SMEs

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Dr Ernest Kwamina Yedu Addison, the Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), has bemoaned the low credit facility extended to small and medium-scale...
Bank of Ghana

Gov’t of Ghana agrees to release tier two pension funds

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Government has agreed to transfer GHȼ3.1 billion to the custodian accounts of the pension schemes of the labour unions, called the Forum, by December...
agriculture

Stakeholders discuss women’s participation in agriculture

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The Network for Women’s Rights in Ghana (NETRIGHT) with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), through Feed the Future’s Agriculture...

ISSER calls for revision of roles of agricultural development banks

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The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), of the University of Ghana, has said that given government’s desire to boost investments in...

Ghana Gov’t Opening Innovative Spaces for Private Sector

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Mr Carlos Ahenkora, Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, has said government is committed to building the capacity of the private sector to...

NPP Youth Wing Organize Fund Raising

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Mr Nicholas Fiifi Baako, Assin North Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) has called on citizens of the area not to sit on the fringes but...
Agriculture tractor plowing field

Ghana eyes developing comprehensive agriculture blueprint

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Ghana's Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia Monday opened a consultative forum towards the development of a comprehensive and integrated agricultural plan for the country. The forum assembled...

New Civil Service Council Inaugurated

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Government is committed to working with the Civil Service, but would want to do so in an atmosphere of transparency and accountability from the...
Mobile Money

MTN moves to safe-guard mobile money sector in Ghana

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MTN Ghana has reaffirmed its commitment of safe guarding the Mobile Money industry in order to ensure safe electronic payment systems in...
media

Gambia starts media sector reforms

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The Gambia Press Union (GPU) and the Ministry of Information and Communication have begun a process for a comprehensive media sector reforms, a statement...

GOEnergy Brings Stability into Ghana’s Petroleum Sector

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The Goenergy Company Limited (Goenergy) subsidiary of Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has deflated cartels in the downstream petroleum sector saving the country from...

President Optimistic About Ghana’s Banking Sector

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President Akufo Addo has reiterated his commitment to turnaround the country’s economic fortunes and expand the financial sector. He admits that his administration comes at...
cocoa

Cargill Retreats Commitment To Improve Cocoa Sector

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Stakeholders in the cocoa industry have pledged their support to Cargill in its bid to adopt sustainable ways of improving the cocoa sector and...