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Hh Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed With The Winner From The Okuafo Foundation

Ghanaian teenager develops AI to ensure greater food security for communities

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Agriculture is the region’s largest employer by sector and a key driver of participation in global value chains – but will the sector ever...
Mr Isaac Kwadwo Buabeng The Municipal Chief Executive For Nsawam Adoagyiri Municipality

Highlighting environmental cleanliness is vital – MCE

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Mr Isaac Kwadwo Buabeng, the Municipal Chief Executive for Nsawam-Adoagyiri Municipality, has said there is the need to highlight environmental cleanliness as we intensify...
Nestle Promotes Youth Excellence In Agriculture

Nestle promotes youth excellence in agriculture

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Nestlé, the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), and Sahel Grains have awarded three young farmers who have embraced agriculture as a...
fishing industry

Kenya plans steps to raise fish production

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Kenya's ministry of agriculture on Wednesday announced plans to raise fish production. Peter Munya, cabinet secretary at the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock,...
Ecr Group

COVID-19 crisis: ECR Group calls for specific agricultural fund outside Common Agricultural Policy budget

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In an exchange of views in the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development with Commissioner Janusz Wociechowski regarding the exceptional measures for the European...
locust crisis

UN ramps up efforts to curb spread of desert locust in Somalia

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The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said on Monday it has enhanced cooperation with Somalia to curb the spread...

Agona East Assembly organizes Meet the Press

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The Agona East District Assembly has organised Meet the Press programme to showcase the successes of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo since 2017. Development Projects...

Stakeholders appeals for establishment of Shea Board Authority

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Stakeholders at a Northern Development Forum have appealed to government to separate the Sheanuts from the Cocobod and establish a Sheanut Board or...
agricultural productivity

FAO chief says sustainable development of agriculture key to ending hunger

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The sustainable development of agriculture is the key to ending hunger, said Director-General of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Qu Dongyu on...

Veep officially unveils Absa Ghana Limited in Accra

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Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Monday officially unveiled Absa Ghana Limited, formerly Barclays Ghana Limited at a colourful ceremony in Accra. Dr Bawumia...

Taxpayers in Ghana to hit 16 million by close of the year – Bawumia

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Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says the introduction of various digital initiatives by government will widen the tax net and increase the number of...

Achiase district Assembly highlights achievements

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The Achiase District Assembly in their bid to assist the new assembly members in their planning activities for the electoral areas has educated them...

MoFA and Embassy of Israel select 3rd batch of Agriculture Interns

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The Ministry of Food and Agriculture in collaboration with the High Commission of Israel has started an interview selection process to choose the third...

Attach importance to development meetings Tumu Kuoro

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Kuoro Richard Babini Kanton, the Tumu Kouro has advised Ghanaians especially people of Tumu to attach importance to development meetings as they do in...

President receives seven envoys’ credentials

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Monday received the credentials of seven newly appointed envoys from Zimbabwe, Mali, Kenya, India, Togo, Rwanda and Guinea. They are;...
farmers

Stakeholders urged to prioritize the needs of women in agriculture

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

Fertilizer Subsidy to Agriculture needs to be maintained – Research

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A new research finding has recommended that Ghana’s fertilizer subsidy programme under the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) be...

Kofi Koranteng to contest 2020 Presidential Elections as an independent candidate

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Mr Kofi Koranteng, a 53-year-old lead campaigner of the advocacy group championing the passage of the Representation of the People’s Amendment Act (ROPAA),...

More bank lending to agriculture sector will boost production – Eden Tree CEO

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Madam Catherine Krobo Edusei, Founder and Managing Director of Eden Tree Ghana Limited, has said agriculture production would have a major boost if...

Assin South awards 16 best farmers

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Sixteen farmers including two young females in the Assin South District have been awarded for the contribution they are making to the growth of...

S/R: Damongo Youth throws weight behind Gonja King over centralisation of Govt Depts

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The Damongo Youth Parliament, a civic rights group based in Damongo the Savannah Regional capital is supporting demands by the King of Gonja (Yagbonwura)...

GARDJA hails Ghana’s gallant farmers

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Another National Farmers’ Day celebration is here with us, and this year’s observance is focused on “Enhancing Small Scale Agriculture towards Agribusiness Development.” At...
Female Farmers

ADB believes in commercialisation of agriculture

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Mr Alhassan Yakubu-Tali, Deputy Managing Director of the Agriculture Development Bank (ADB), has reiterated the Bank’s commitment to the commercialisation of agriculture in the...

School children to plant vegetables in containers

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4H-Ghana, a Non-Governmental organisation that focuses on youth leadership training has launched a National Alternative Gardening Project (NAGP) to train children to grow vegetables...
Corruption

Government integrity holds key to tackling corporate corruption – study

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Government leaders must set a good example to the business community if they want to eliminate corporate corruption, a new study reveals. Financial incentives and...
Economic Reform Agenda

Ethiopia Launches New Economic Reform Agenda

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Ethiopia Launches New Initiatives To Expand Its Economy In the last decade, Ethiopia, the second most populated nation in Africa with over 100 million people,...

Africa Investment Forum ends with US$40.1 billion deals secured

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The second Africa Investment Forum ended on a high note, Wednesday, with 56 boardroom deals valued at US$67.6 billion tabled - a 44 per...

Effia-Kwesimintsim Municipal Assembly ready to execute government flagship programmes

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Mr Jojo Acquah, the Municipal Chief Executive of the Effia-Kwesimintsim Municipal Assembly (EKMA), has given the assurance that all the Government flagship programmes and...
agricultural productivity

Botswana endorse SADC’s information management in agriculture

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Botswana has started national sensitization of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Regional Agricultural Policy (RAP), a project expected to create and implement an...