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Only 78.4 percent of children of school going age in Adaklu receive teaching instruction

Mr. Samuel Bruku, Deputy Director in charge of Planning at the Adaklu District Directorate of the Ghana Education Service has stated that only 78.4...
Dr. Ibn Chambas

Ghana must build trust in national institutions-Dr Chambas

Dr Mohamed Ibn Chambas, the former Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), says Ghana...

Training on managing public health in emergencies begins

A training on public health in emergencies management has begun for nurses from two teaching hospitals to enhance their capacities and preparedness in handling...
Annual Review

Work towards reduction of maternal and preventable diseases – Deputy Director

Dr. Anthony Ofosu, Deputy Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has entreated health professionals to work towards the reduction of maternal deaths and...
Drivers Association

Health Service Drivers advised to be professional on the road

Mr. Asare-Bediako Micah, Deputy Director in charge of Administration at the Ashanti Regional Health Directorate, has advised drivers of Ghana Health Service to perform...
Air pollution in cities such as Delhi is exceeding safe levels, the WHO says

Ghana needs more enforcement of environmental laws

Mr Emmanuel Appoh, Deputy Director, Environmental Quality Standards of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has for active enforcement of environmental laws to reduce the...
Railway Project

Tema-Akosombo Railway Project progresses

The Tema-Akosombo Railway Project is progressing steadily with 70 per cent of construction works done. Out of the 97.625 Kilometer railway line expected to be...
Health Environment Staff

Monetary gains should not override service provision-Deputy Director

Mr. Prosper Agbenyo, a Deputy Director of the Volta Regional Coordinating Council has said monetary gains must not affect dedication to providing service to...
Al Adahi’ Project

‘Al-Adahi’ Project to support the needy, deprived communities

Sheikh Bun Bida, an Islamic Scholar, has advised Ghanaians to embrace peaceful co-existence to ensure unity in the country. He said the country’s progress hinged...
teenage pregnancy

Population Officer calls for education to reduce teenage pregnancy

The Acting Eastern Regional Population Officer, Mr Kwasi Owusu Obeng, has called for the intensification of education on sexual and reproductive health for girls...
Political Vigilantism

Political Parties urged to respect Vigilantism and Related Offences Act

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister has appealed to political parties to respect the Vigilantism and Related Offences Act 2019 (Act...
Economics Post Covid

Ministry of Food and Agriculture developing post-COVID-19 strategy

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture is in the process of developing a Post Covid-19 strategy to be aligned with government’s COVID-19 response programme. The...
Sanitation Services

Dissemination workshop on sanitation guidelines held in Wa

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources (MSWR), on Monday held a dissemination workshop on the guidelines for targeting the poor and vulnerable for...
Minister Of Education

Parents urged to support child learning amidst COVID-19

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Minister of Education has urged parents and guardians to support children to learn as schools have closed due to...
Bajml Ow

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Host 11th GMCC Webinar in Africa on how...

As the global fight against Covid-19 continues, the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation have been helping to bring together medical experts from around...
Isolation Centre

KoKMA inaugurates isolation centre at Adabraka Polyclinic

The Korle Klottey Municipal Assembly (KoKMA) has inaugurated and handed over a 20-bed capacity isolation centre for Coronavirus patients to the Adabraka Polyclinic. The facility...
Mapping Africa

40 African countries confirm 1,114 COVID-19 cases as death toll rises to 28

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across Africa has climbed to 1,114 as 40 African countries reported confirmed cases as of Saturday afternoon, the...
Social Children Dsw

“RHCs can’t admit children without authorization” – DSW

Madam Georgina Mensah, Deputy Director, Standard, Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Division, Department of Social Welfare, has said it is against the law for Residential...

CSOs present Manifesto on Health to government in Tamale

Some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Northern Ghana have embarked on a regional street march in Tamale to present a "CSOs Manifesto on Health"...

Outburst of harmattan causes dry, hazy weather conditions

An outburst of the 2019/2020 harmattan season has caused a sudden occurrence of dry weather conditions all over the country. The...

POGA ’79, others support Alma Mater

The 1979, 1994, 1996 and 1999 year groups of the Past Ola Girls Association (POGA) have donated furniture in support of the School's 66th...

GEA urges government to bring down high cost of borrowing

Mr Adu Sarkodie, First Vice President, Ghana Employers Association (GEA), has appealed to government to take steps to bring down the high cost...
African women farmers

Government is addressing Agricultural production constraints

A 2017-2018 annual analysis on the agricultural value chain in 10 regions, has identified issues of inadequate storage facilities, poor road network...

Let’s move away from institutionalising children

Madam Georgina Mensah, Deputy Director, Standard, Research, Monitoring and Evaluation Division, Department of Social Welfare, has underscored the need to revert to its social...

Development policies should be evidence-based – IIRaCS

Lack of evidence-based development policies have been identified as one of the major challenges confronting Ghana’s efforts at achieving inclusive and equitable development across...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Mr. President: Let The Bold And Flowery Speeches Translate Into Real Action For Nature-Based...

The President of Ghana made bold statements during the 2nd Africa Climate Change Summit in Accra on Thursday, 17th October, 2019 to the effect...

EPA organize workshop on ambient noise level guidelines

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), on Friday organized a day’s workshop on ambient noise level guidelines, for block making facilities, pubs and transport unions. The...
Local Government Service

Ghana’s decentralisation needs competent human resource

The success of Ghana’s decentralisation efforts requires competent and efficient human resource capacity with an in-depth understanding of the legal framework and the various...
Local Government Service

Gov’t urged to engage all stakeholders in creating new assemblies

Mr Felix Agyei Amakye, Lecturer at the Institute of Local Government Studies (ILGS) has urged Government to make conscious effort to engage all stakeholders...
Hajia Alima Mahama

Hajia Alima Mahama Refurbish Accra Psychiatric Infirmary

Hajia Alima Mahama, the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has refurbished the Female Infirmary Ward of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital. The gesture, which...