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Local Economic Development initiatives takes off at Kpone

A Local Economic Development (LED) initiatives has been rolled-out by the Kpone-Katamanso Municipal Assembly to empower state and non-state actors within the Municipality to...
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WB pledges US$250 million to finance public health initiatives in Africa

The African Union (AU) has announced a total of 250-million-U.S. dollar financial support from the World Bank Group to strengthen continental and regional healthcare...

Ghana observe World Prematurity day with global community

Ghana on November 17 joined the global community to observe the World Prematurity day. A premature baby is a baby born earlier, before the...

REP Supports Farm Institutions With Vehicles

The Ministry of Trade and Industry through the Rural Enterprises Programme (REP) on Tuesday presented three pick-up vehicles and three motorbikes to three farm...
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Agro-processing initiatives in northern Ghana gets support

The Chinese government has handed over a support package for small-scale agro-processing initiatives in northern Ghana. Through its grants for agricultural development in the West...
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe presents fundraising check of $1 million to the AU Summit

Viewpoint: AU 29th Summit Held Amid Rising Crisis of Economic Decline and Social Instability

On July 3-4 the African Union (AU) held its 29th Annual Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia while the continent is faced with monumental challenges...

African leaders endorse major new initiatives to end AIDS

African heads of state have endorsed two major new initiatives to help end AIDS by 2030. The community health workers initiative aims to recruit,...
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Ghana adopts new business-friendly policy initiatives – Akufo-Addo

Ghanaian President Nana Dankwa Akufo-Addo said on Wednesday his government had put policy initiatives in place to bring relief to and encourage businesses. ...
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GWCL To Map Out State Of Water Bodies In Ghana

The Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL) has said it will soon commission a comprehensive audit of all water bodies to map out the state...

Workers Defy Heavy Rains On May Day

However, thousands of workers in the Region defied the heavy rain and went on a procession through the streets of Cape Coast. The event, chaired...

Minister Ask Workers To Renew Their Faith In Ghana

Mr. Simon Osei-Mensah, the Ashanti Regional Minister, has rallied Ghanaian workers to give strong support to the government in the implementation of its various...

Maternal Deaths Remains Huge National Challenge

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has called for a collective and proactive approach to tackle avoidable maternal deaths, which remain a huge national challenge. Dr...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Quick Action Needed To Stem Army Worm Invasion

Stakeholders have warned that the growing menace of the Fall Armyworm could derail government’s programme to boost agriculture production and to create jobs. Speaking to...
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UNESCO Ready To Strengthen Water Security

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has called for the harnessing of the contributions of science and innovation for water security. Mr...

New MCE For Sekondi-Takoradi Takes Oath Of Allegiance

Dr Kwaku Afriyie, the Western Regional Minister, has called on members of the local assemblies to get acquainted with the various articles of the...

Trade Ministry Shares 10 Key Initiatives To Be Implemented

Invest in Africa (IIA) says it is ready to work with the Ministry of Trade and Industry to develop mutually beneficial Small and Medium...

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...

ECOWAS Committed To Improving Election Observation Missions

Economic Community of West African States(ECOWAS) is working with development partners to improve the integrity of its Long-term Election Observation Missions as an effective...

Olam Refurbish Mpasatia D/A Primary School

Olam Cocoa Possessing Ghana Limited, a licensed buying company, has been providing annual farmer funding in excess of GH?100 million to aid the growth...
Ban Ki-moon

Ex-UN chief lauds Kenya’s regional peace initiatives

Former United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday commended the role Kenya is playing in promoting regional peace especially in Somalia and South...

NGO Deepens Public Awareness On Child Rights

Chiefs have been urged to take centre stage in campaign to end child marriages and provide more protection for children in their communities. Ms. Faustina...

Tigo Announce Winners Of Digital Changemakers

Tigo Ghana and Reach for Change have announced the winners of the 2016 Tigo Digital Changemakers Competition. The first place winners, a joint application, are...

Pusiga District Assembly Development Initiatives On Track

He said the measures would include intensifying the national household registration programme which was helping the Assembly to register all households and come up...
Edward Mahama

Dr Mahama says PNC would make the business environment better

He pledged to ensure the provision of stable electric power, enactment of favourable laws to make businesses grow and create employment for the...
US Secretary of State John Kerry with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta

US Domination only brought military Intercessions, regional decline

Secretary of State John Kerry landed in Nairobi, Kenya on August 22 for meetings with President Uhuru Kenyatta and foreign ministers from several regional...

Chinese envoy renews commitment to development projects in Rwanda

At the FOCAC summit of last December in Johannesburg, South Africa, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced ten major China-Africa cooperation plans for the next...
National Media Commission

National Media Commission get new Chairman

He succeeds Ambassador Kabral Blay-Amihere whose two-term tenure as Chairman ended recently. A press statement signed by Mr George Sarpong, Executive Secretary to the NMC...
Queen mothers Foundation of Ghana

Queenmothers Foundation to award deserving midwives

The Queen mothers Foundation of Ghana, an advocacy group formed to ensure the total development of women has launched a special package to award...
PR Discovery of the year Gifty Bingley (Tigo Ghana)

Tigo Ghana’s Gifty Bingley adjudged PR Discovery of the Year

For her immense contributions in the PR and communications space of the telecommunication industry, Gifty Bingley, the Director of Corporate Communications & Responsibility at...
Ms Hannah Serwaa Tetteh (right) being assisted by Mr Francois Pujolas to cut the tape to open the exhibition at the Pre-Conference of Parties 21 (COP21) climate change festival in Accra.

Developing countries urged to prioritize climate change mitigation

She said due to the impact of climate change, rainfall patterns had changed, resulting in low crop yields; stating that the Akosombo Dam in...