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Namibia vows to improve laws to fight against gender-based violence

Namibia on Tuesday celebrated human rights day with government declaring that the country has laid a solid foundation in cementing human rights and created...
Leaders Malnutrition

UN Sec-Gen appoints 27 global leaders to spearhead fight against malnutrition

Mr António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, has appointed 27 prominent global figures including Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) as...
Community Anti-Drug Coalition of Ghana

Coalition adopts constitution to fight against decriminalisation of drugs in Ghana

The National Steering Committee of the Community Anti-Drug Coalition of Ghana (CADCOG) has adopted a constitution and an action plan to fight against the...
New measles vaccine

South Sudan intensifies battle against measles and polio

South Sudan's ministry of health and partners have launched a massive measles and polio vaccination campaign. The health ministry, the World Health Organization (WHO), and...

GII brings together religious bodies in the fight against corruption

The Ghana Integrity Initiative’s (GII) local chapter of Transparency International has roped Christian and Moslem leaders into the fight against corruption, mobilising and empowering...
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NCCE charge Christians to Lead the fight against corruption

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has urged Christians to lead the fight against corruption by resolving not to engage in it no...
Pepsodent Oral

Pepsodent throws weight behind tooth decay

In its quest to promote oral hygiene among the public, Pepsodent, the nation’s favourite oral care brand has joined millions of Ghanaians in the...

AfDB earmarks 25 Billion Dollars for Climate Change Fight

The African Development Bank (AfDB) announced on Thursday it would provide 2.5 trillion shillings (25 billion U.S. dollars) over the next five years to...
Seminar Counselors

Student Counsellors of UEW Seek to Tackle Hepatitis B

Final year counselling students of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) have called on all to join the awareness creation, prevention and treatment of...
Political Vigilantism

President wins loads of admiration for declaring fight against vigilantism

People in Kasoa Metro have commended President Akufo- Addo for initiating a process to resolve the issue of vigilantism in the country. They said the...

Local assemblies charged to Spearhead the Fight Against Corruption

Mr Charles Ayamdoo, Director of Anti-Corruption at the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAG) has called on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies...
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Ghana intensifies fight against female genital mutilation

Ghana's Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP) on Wednesday joined the rest of the world to condemn the practice of female genital...

WHO urges Kenya to increase funding for fight against neglected tropical diseases

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday urged Kenya to increase budgetary allocation towards programs aimed at eliminating neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) in the...
Chief Financial Officers

African custom officials pledge to renew fight against financial crimes

Tax administrators and law enforcement agencies drawn from sub-Saharan African countries on Monday vowed to support the war against financial crimes that are undermining...
ADDRO supports

ADDRO supports community volunteers in the fight against malaria

The Anglican Diocesan Development and Relief Organization (ADDRO) in partnership with Comic Relief, a UK based funding Agency and in collaboration with the Ghana...
Potato Industry

Industrialists laud Kenya’s enhanced fight against illicit trade

Kenyan manufacturers' umbrella body said Thursday it has been encouraged by the government's efforts to step up the fight against counterfeits and illicit trade...
The impact of global warming on crop yields is a critical issue for this IPCC report

National Geographic introduces a new documentary dedicated to fighting global warming

National Geographic has today announced the acquisition of a new documentary Wild Edens: Russia the first in a new series that highlights the issue...
Commonwealth Regional Conf

Commonwealth delivers plans to speed up fight against ‘tsunami of global corruption

Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has outlined her vision to fight corruption in the Commonwealth at the opening of the 8th Commonwealth Conference of Heads of...

Fighting HIV/AIDS has become more difficult in recent past

Professor John Idoko, the newly elected President of the Society for AIDS in Africa (SAA) has said in the past decades, there were rise...
National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE)

Ghanaians Charged to Support Governments efforts at uprooting corruption

Mr Francis Dusey, the Ho Municipal Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has called on Ghanaians to support efforts at rooting...

Chiefs charged to support the fight against open defecation

Mrs Catherine Afeku, the Minister for Tourism, Creative Arts and Culture has called on traditional authorities particularly coastal communities to help in the fight...

TB eradication could be a nightmare for Ghana -Dr Bonsu

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Thursday warned that the country could lose the battle against Tuberculosis (TB) control, if the right leadership and...
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Accra: Fight Against Child Labour Launched

The Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Hon. Ignitious Baffour Awuah, has said that, Children must not be found in the work space. They...

GII charge Ghanaians to stand firm in the fight against corruption

Mrs Mary Awelana Addah, the Programmes Manager, Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), has urged Ghanaians to take a proactive stand in the fight against corruption,...

Angolan president calls for society participation in fight against crimes

Angolan President Joao Lourenco on Thursday called for greater participation of society in the fight against crimes that afflict the citizen, damage the economy...

Ghana intensifies fight against deforestation

Authorities in Ghana have intensified their fight against deforestation by clamping down on illegal activities in the country’s forests that threaten sustainable forest resource...
2nd National REDD+ Forum

The Fight Against Deforestation And Forest Degradation Is Very Crucial – Nana Addo

As part of global effects to curb and reserve the menace of global warming and its resultant climate change, Ghana has committed itself to...

All Ghanaians Need to Stand Against Corruption – US Official

Mr Roberto Quiroz II, the Public Affairs Officer of the United States Embassy, in Accra, has said Ghana should become a model state for...
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The Fight Against Corruption: Facts Ghanaians Overlook

That the World Bank Enterprise Risk Survey, which was conducted from December 2012 through July 2014, in which 720 business owners and top managers...

Involve vigilante groups to curb “galamsey” menace – CPP

The Convention People’s Party (CPP) has called on the government to engage the various political party vigilante groups in the national fight against illegal...