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Ghana Cocoa Board

COCOBOD develops high resistance hybrid seedlings

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The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) is focusing on mitigating the cocoa swollen shoot disease in its research activities, Food and Agriculture Minister, Dr Owusu...
Court

Cape Coast North voters’ registration challenge trial adjourned to August 19.

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A Cape Coast High Court on Tuesday adjourned the case involving the withdrawal of the voters’ identification card issued by the Electoral Commission (EC)...

First degree is a minimum qualification for teaching at Basic Schools – Minister

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Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister for Education, has reiterated that the minimum qualification for teaching at any of the Basic Schools in Ghana...
Ghanaian Referees Excel At Africa Armwrestling Referees And Coaches Program

Ghanaian referees excel at Africa Armwrestling referees and coaches program

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Ghanaian Referees and Coaches excelled at the just ended Armwrestling Referees & Coaches Course organized by the Armwrestling Federation of Africa (AFA). The Virtual...
Gertrude Inkoom

Inkoom advises athletes to invest in their future

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Former Captain of the national female hockey team, Gertrude Inkoom has advised her colleagues in the sports industry to invest in themselves to have...
Voters Registration

GPCC congratulates Ghanaians for a successful voter registration exercise

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The Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC) has congratulated Ghanaians for ensuring a successful voter registration exercise. It has also lauded the Electoral Commission (EC)...
Health President Hospital

President cuts sod for redevelopment of La General Hospital

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday broke the ground for the redevelopment of the La General Hospital in Accra. The 160-bed ultra-modern facility is being...
Health President Centres

President cuts sod for construction of Maternity and Urology centres

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday cut the sod for work to commence on the construction of two ultra-modern health facilities at the Korle...
Ghana police

Security for 2020 election will be robust, decisive – Police

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Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP), Dr. Sayibu Pabi Gariba, Director of Operations, Ghana Police Service, says security for this year’s election will be “robust...

‘We met huge outstanding bills under… Prof. Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang’ – Education Minister

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Education Minister Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh on Tuesday told Parliament in Accra that the current political administration met huge outstanding bills under the...
arrested handcuffed

Two grabbed over car stealing

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Two persons who allegedly swindled a mechanic over the sale of an unregistered Toyota Corolla valued at GHC60, 000 have appeared before an...
Covid-19

Beneficiaries of stimulus package in UER ask for more

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Beneficiaries of the government stimulus package, meant to help businesses that suffered under the COVID-19 pandemic in the Upper East Region are disappointed at...
Mahama

Mahama prays for clemency for pastors jailed over ban on public gathering

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Former President and Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC),Mr John Dramani Mahama, has appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to grant clemency...
Court

Farmer remanded for attempting to snatch police woman loaded AK 47 raffle

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An Accra Circuit Court has remanded into police custody a 30-year-old farmer who attempted to snatch an AK47 rifle from a police woman. Seyram Tony...
Court

Drivers’ Mate in trouble over sex with minor

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A 29 year old driver's mate who is accused of defiling a seven year old girl at Teshie has appeared before an Accra...
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

ECA chief commends China-Africa anti-pandemic partnership

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Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Vera Songwe, on Tuesday commended Chinese support to Africa's anti-COVID-19 response efforts as...
Covid China Holds Discussions With African Ambassadors Over Fallout

High-level China-Africa meeting calls for deepening cooperation against COVID-19 pandemic

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High-level African and Chinese experts and officials on Tuesday called for further strengthening China-Africa ties in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa. ...
Covid

China donates to help Muslim community in Sierra Leone amid COVID-19 pandemic

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The Chinese Embassy in Sierra Leone donated some essential items to the Muslim community on Tuesday to help them tide over the difficulties caused...
Mapping Africa

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 tally pass 1.05 million as death toll surges to 23,582

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The Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) on Tuesday revealed the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa surged to 1,055,964...
Cov Positive

Gambia reports daily record of 9 COVID-19 related deaths

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The Gambia reported on Tuesday a record of nine COVID-19 related death, bringing the death toll to 32 since the beginning of the health...
Covid

Nigeria’s COVID-19 positive cases gradually decreasing

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A Nigerian official has said positive cases of the COVID-19 pandemic are gradually coming down as the daily new cases revolve around 400 since...
barrick gold

Nigeria eyes to be gold producing hub in West Africa

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The Nigeria is seeking to become a major gold-producing hub in West Africa based on its huge gold deposits and human resources, a senior...
Emmanuel Macron

France to beef up security for nationals in Sahel region after Niger attack

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France will beef up security for its citizens in Africa's Sahel region after six French nationals were killed in an attack in Niger, President...
Beirut Blast

Ghana offers condolences to Lebanon for Beirut blast victims

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The government of Ghana on Tuesday expressed its condolences to the government and people of Lebanon following the deadly explosion in its capital Beirut. ...

Gbi Traditional Council commends President, Amewu for development projects in Hohoe

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Togbe Adzimah V, Divisional Chief of Gbi Abansi, has said the Council and the Traditional Area had acknowledged the construction and tarring of Hohoe...
Aiti

AITI and affiliate develops Nyansapo operating system for schools and public

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The Advanced Information Technology Institute of the Ghana-India Kofi Annan ICT Centre of Excellence (AITI-KACE) is living by its billing for developing a home-built...
gender inequality

Men have critical role in bridging gender inequality gaps

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Men have been identified as critical agents in bridging the gender inequality gaps and issues on Sexual Reproductive Health Rights. Over the years, men have...
Disability Workshop

NGO advocates for inclusion of PWDs in extractive sector revenue allocation

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Voice Ghana, an Organization advocating for inclusive development and social justice for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), is making a strong case for the inclusion...
Health Face Shields

Don’t patronize cheap face shields

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The Importers and Wholesalers Association of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Ghana, Tuesday urged the public not to patronize low priced face shields because they...
Court

Court remands alleged car snatchers

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An Accra Circuit Court has remanded two persons into police custody over alleged car snatching. Benjamin Essel, 27, barber and Kwame Boanor, 40, farmer, pleaded...