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South Africa

South Africa tackles fraud, waste and abuse in medical schemes

The South African government on Thursday expressed commitment to work with the private sector to combat fraud, waste and abuse in the medical schemes. The...
Jerry John Rawlings, former president (AP)

Ponzi Scheme: I do not have GH¢400k to waste on Menzgold – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has dispelled reports that he has some money locked up with gold dealership firm, Menzgold. In a tweet Sunday afternoon,...
Steve Manteaw

Setting up free SHS secretariat is waste of public funds – Steve Manteaw

A member of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) and policy analyst with the Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC), Dr Steve Manteaw says...
climate change

Agriculture Investment Potential For Curbing Emissions

Climate Change activists and experts at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23) in Bonn, Germany have said investing faster in agricultural climate action...

Finland Hopes To Deepen Diplomatic Relations With Ghana

The Minister of Foreign Trade and Development of Finland, Mr Kai Mykkänen will visit Ghana from November 13-14. A statement issued by the Finland Embassy...
Waste Evacuation

Government begins waste removal exercise from Accra

Mr Kofi Adda, the Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources has announced that government has spent about GHc2.5 million to clear waste within the...
toilet

Assembly gives Landlords 4-months to provide toilets

The Agona West Municipal Assembly has given four months ultimatum to landlords who do not have toilets facilities to provide them before the end...
plastic waste

Ghana consults with investors in recycling waste

Ghana's Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources Kofi Adda on Thursday said the government was consulting with investors to convert waste into value-added products...

Personal responsibility is the key to managing waste

I walk through the streets of the city and all I see is our environment engulfed with waste; our streets raided with the filth...
section of workers celebrating the May Day

Workers Asked To Rededicate Themselves To Punctuality

Mr Rockson Ayine Bukari, the Upper East Regional Minister, has called on workers to eschew all forms of attitudes that would hinder the progress...
Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly

MCE Charge Sub-Metro Heads To Be Efficient

Mr Anthony K. K. Sam, the Metropolitan Chief Executive of the Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly has admonished the newly inducted officers of the various sub-...

Prof. Aryeetey Says Free SHS Will Be a Wasted Effort Without Investment

file photo A former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Prof. Ernest Aryeetey, says making Senior High School  education free without corresponding investment is...

KMA Boss Makes Sanitation His Priority

The Kumasi Metropolitan Chief Executive, Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, has vowed to go the extra mile to rid the city of filth. Environmental sanitation, he...

Police Begins Probing Lisburn Incident of Human Excreta in Coca-Cola Cans

An investigation has been launched after ‘human waste’ was found in Coca-Cola cans at a factory in Northern Ireland. Police were called after reports that...

Energy Minister Plans on Generating Energy From Waste

Mr. Boakye Agyarko, the Minister of Energy, has stated government’s desire to ensure that Ghana develops legally and socially binding commitments to start the treatment...

Gov’t Charged to Put More in Waste Management

Members the Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS), are calling on government to partner private companies to improve sanitation in the country.Speaking...
Zoomlion

MMDAs Asked To Enforce Sanitation Bye-Laws

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Coordinator of Zoomlion Company Limited, Mr. Solomon Denyo, a waste management company, has called for the metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies,...
Our marketplaces where we derive nourishment are often full of filth ?

Task Force Inaugurated To Clear Ghana Of Filth

The 21st Century Initiative has launched a campaign aimed at clearing the streets of Ghana off filth to a good use with an inauguration...

IMANI Report: Presidency Must Lead Crusade Against Waste & Corruption

The many campaign promises by all the major parties notwithstanding, the 2016 elections were fought principally over only a few critical issues, and of...
Plastic Waste-Victus

Government Must Coerce Industries To Recycle The Waste They Generate

Government has been urged to formulate enforceable legislations that would ensure that industries and companies would recycle organic waste generated by them. According to Safi...

Citi Innovation Heroes: Safi Sana Turning Waste into Useful Energy

While the sanitation situation in Ghana’s capital, Accra, seem to be one of the toughest challenges to surmount with very limited waste management ideas...

Franklin Cudjoe Sees New Ministries Springing Up As A Waste

Franklin Cudjoe Mr Fraklin Cudjoe, the founder of think-tank, IMANI Ghana has descended on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for creating new ministries and appointing...

Habitat conference commends Zoomlion

The waste and management company received the commendation from the participants after a presentation done by Mr Mohammed Mahama Adams, a Communications Officer at...

Experts urge actions to improve Tanzania’s waste management

Herman Huisman, a solid waste management expert from the Netherlands, said poor waste management in Tanzania, especially in Dar es Salaam, required urgent action. ...

Directors of education asked to help reduce waste and corruption

Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyeman, the Education Minister, said everything must be done to check the false claims, remove the ghost and fake teachers from...

Apraku Asks Mahama Not to Waste Time On Montie Three

A former Presidential aspirant of the New Patriotic Party, Dr. Kofi Konadu Apraku has urged President John Dramani Mahama not to consider the...
Namibia Walvis Bay port

Namibian capital struggles with human waste load

Khomas region in central Namibia is where the capital city Windhoek is located. The population of Windhoek is estimated to be about 380, 000. ...

#WaitingDisasters: Cholera outbreak looms over Accra

As part of the #WaitingDisasters series on Class91.3FM’s Executive Breakfast Show, reporters of the station visited various locations in the capital to gauge the...

Massive garbage collection operation launched in Chadian capital

The operation, which was launched at the start of the rainy season, aims to clear the city's ten communes of some 12,500 cubic meters...
gas

Iran to find solutions to dollar waste by gas flames

The country loses at least 28 million cubic meters of natural gas flowing alongside extracted crude in oilfields each year, Mohsen Khojasteh Mehr, an...