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Bosome Freho Sees Increment in Teenage Pregnancy

The Bosome Freho District Directorate of Health Services, has consistently recorded higher teenage pregnancy incidences in the communities, over the past five years. Mr Clement...
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Teenage pregnancy undermining our human resource

Madam Lena Alai, Volta Regional Director, Department of Gender, has noted that the prevalence of teenage pregnancy was threatening the human resource base of...
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Upper East Records Abnormal Cases of Teenage Pregnancy

Madam Rofina Asuru, the Upper East Regional Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS) in charge of Public Health activities says the region has exceeded...
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Chief of Agogo Pledge to Handle Teenage Pregnancy

The Chiefs and other traditional leaders in the Agogo, Traditional area of the Asante-Akim Central District, have pledged their support to combat the rising...
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NGO and Okada Boys Discuss the Pros and Cons of Teenage pregnancy

Shalomword Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) with focus on education is to engage commercial motor riders (okada boys) in the Central Tongu District of...
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‘Agona West is Determined to Curb Teenage Pregnancy’

The Agona West Municipal Assembly has taken a number of measures to curb the increasing number of teenage pregnancy cases among school girls in...
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Minister Concerned About Teenage Pregnancy In C/R

Mr Kwamena Duncan, Central Regional Minister, has expressed deep worry about the high prevalence rate of teenage pregnancy and child marriages in the region. He...

GH 78.7m Allocated To NYA For Training Unemployed Youth

Ghanaian youth have been encouraged to take advantage of employable skills training programmes, rolled out by the government, to improve their economic situation. Mr. Pius...

Gender Ministry Deepen Advocacy on Teenage Pregnancy

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP) has intensified public advocacy on teenage pregnancies in the Central Region to help reduce the...
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Queen-Mother of Mafi-Sasekpe Promises to Curb Teenage Pregnancy

Mama Klebetesi III, newly installed queen-mother of Mafi-Sasekpe in the Central Tongu District has stated her resolve to “combat” the scourge of teenage pregnancy...

Upper West: Teengae pregnancy increases in Wa East

Thirty-nine (39) basic school girls have been impregnated in the Wa East District of the Upper West Region in the first half of 2017...

Teenage Pregnancy On The Increase In The Country

The situation of Adolescent pregnancy has had serious negative implications on the girl-child and the nation as a whole. It has shattered dreams of...

Plan Ghana Establish Football Clubs To Promote Child Safety

Plan Ghana International, an international Child-centered Community development organisation would use football to promote child safety in the Volta Region. The organisation is establishing girls’...

NGO Organize Workshop On Menstrual Hygiene For Pupils

Touching the Lives of Girls Foundation (TLGF), a non-governmental organisation, has organised a day’s workshop on menstrual hygiene for 650 pupils from schools within...

Jirapa District Records High Teenage Pregnancy And Unsafe Abortions

Teenage pregnancy and unsafe abortions have become a worrying phenomenon in the Jirapa District of the Upper West Region. Teenage pregnancies increased from 251 in...
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Sara Bucknor assures electorates of eradicating poverty

The Progressive Peoples Party’s Parliamentary candidate for Cape Coast North Constituency, Mrs Sarah Bucknor has called on the electorates to vote for her in...

Chiraa-Sunyani: Methodist JHS Recorded No Incidence of Teenage Pregnancy

This year, eleven BECE candidates from other schools at Chiraa got pregnant but again Chiraa Methodist JHS did not record any case. The Headmaster of...

Assembly to Fight Against Teenage Pregnancy

Mr Sampson Abbey-Armah, the District Chief Executive, tasked the members at the third session of the Assembly at Awutu-Beraku in the Central Region. He noted...

Fifteen with a baby all alone, teenage pregnancy still a challenge in Namibia

She is visiting the capital city from northern town of Rundu, which is 700 kilometers away and has slept over at her sister's place...

New Queenmother Of Wassa Amenfi Promised To End Teenage Pregnancy

Nana Ameyaa, known in private life as Efia Gyamfra, 58, therefore asked for the cooperation and support of her colleague queenmothers to make her...
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Sexually active adolescents cautioned against abuse of contraceptive pills

Ms. Anita Asare, a Community Health Nurse at the Osino Health Centre, said misuse of the pills could create liver problems. She was speaking at...

Teenage pregnancy on the increase in Western Region

They should rather concentrate on building a better future for themselves. He said, the directorate continues to record high figures of teenage pregnancy, a worrying...
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Ningo Chief To Arrest Boys Who Impregnate School Girls

He said he would call the police to arrest any man or youth found to have impregnated any girl of school-going age and also...

DCE Urges Parents To Provide Breakfast For Their Wards Before School

He said reports reaching him indicate that some of the children were left to starve till the food for the feeding programme was ready...

Gomoa West records drop in cases of teenage pregnancy

This was due to formation of adolescent clubs in schools, health education at primary and Junior High Schools (JHS) and the enforcement of assembly...

B/A Records 10476 Cases Of Teenage Pregnancies

Out of the figure, 280 of the pregnant girls fell between 10-14 years while 10,196 of them were between 15 to 19 years. Mr Yen...
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Pastor Bemoans Icreasing Rate Of Social Vices Among Youth

He noted that in spite of proliferation of churches in the country, such acts have been on the ascendancy. Rev Dumevi made the call at...

Teenage pregnancy has become a social canker – Mikado

The ASK project, which started almost three years ago, is to reduce the sexuality of young people between the ages of 10 to 24...
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Ayanfuri youth bares teeth at perseus mining company

According to the youth, the mining company has failed to employ natives and youths of the town in which they are operating. The said company...
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Ministry of Gender disclose strategic road map

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection on Monday disclosed a strategic road map to ensure gender equality and equity for the empowerment...