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Wpid Pregnant

Gbache women lament over poor maternal health services

Women at Gbache community in the Wa West District have decried the drudgery they go through to access healthcare services, including; maternal health due...

Defiling the poor and injustices involved, the plight of four-year old Cindy

A GNA Feature by Eunice Hilda Ampomah, GNA Defilement and rape, though still an anomaly and criminal in Ghana’s law, is still fertilized by...
COVID 19 vaccine

Alarm in Pakistan at record virus surge amid poor vaccine response

dpa/GNA – Pakistani authorities on Thursday put more coronavirus hotspots under lockdown and warned people to take caution as the country witnessed the...
Social Donation Chief

Let us support Legal Aid Commission to protect the poor – Chief

Chief Mallam Zaaki, Shana Naa Sakpacha of Dayile in the Tamale Metropolis, has called for adequate funding support for the Legal Aid Commission. ...
Slo Dezzy

Majority of music producers are poor due to the desire for fame

Award-winning music producer Slo Dezzy popularly known as “925 Music” says many music producers are poor because they are not concerned about the music...

Alliance calls for Implementation of Free Healthcare for the poor

The Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights has called for the implementation of a Free Healthcare at the point of need to make it accessible...
Foundation Inauguration

NGO inaugurated to support the poor and vulnerable in Society

Ministry of Encouragement Foundation (MEF), a Non-Government Organization (NGO) has been inaugurated at Darbaa in the Atwima-Nwabiagya North District to provide support for the...

Food for All Africa organizes “Feeding Caravan” to commemorate UN World Food day

As a yearly ritual, today October, 16th 2020, marks UN World Food Day. Food is the essence of life and the bedrock of our...
locust crisis

UN humanitarian chief regrets lack of solidarity with poor countries amid COVID-19 crisis

UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock on Wednesday regretted the lack of solidarity with low-income and fragile countries in the global response...
Social protection programmes in Ghana

Optimising Social Protection Interventions to Change the lives of the Poor

....: The Story of Kwabena Asafo Oppong Kwabena Asafo Oppong is a 12-year old boy who lives with his grandmother in a deprived area...
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa speaks during the opening of the 33rd African Union (AU) summit of heads of state and government at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Feb. 9, 2020. (Photo by Michael Tewelde/Xinhua)

South African President calls for debt cancellations for poor African countries to aid coronavirus...

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday called for lifting the waiver of interest payments and possible cancellation of debt for Africa's low-income countries...
Coronavirus Inequality

U.S. COVID-19 strategy failing the poor

The poor in the United States are being hit hardest by the COVID-19 pandemic and the U.S. COVID-19 strategy is failing the poor, a...

CSOs COVID-19 response fund set to support about 3,000 households

Civil Society Organisations are set to begin implementation of the CSOs COVID-19 response fund to support the poor and vulnerable in the country. Said in...

Assist the poor and vulnerable – Amir of Qatar

The Amir of Qatar, Sheik Tamin bin Hamad al-Thani, has called on world leaders to help halt the imbalances in the system of...
Josephine Appiah-Nyamekye Sanny presenting

Approval of Government’s anti-corruption efforts declines sharply since 2017 – Afrobarometer

A new Afrobarometer round 8 survey has shown that, more than half of Ghanaians say the level of corruption in the country has increased...
good cook

Poor eating habits now the major cause of diseases

Professor Felix Ankomah Asante, Director, Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research on Friday identified poor eating habits as one of the major causes...
Women Day

Lets Us Always Remember Our Poor African Women

An imagery is always painted in Africa about a proverbial woman who is returning from the farm with tonnes of load on her head...
court remands man

The Poor Suffers the Most Under Ghana’s Criminal Justice System

Mr Ibrahim Oppong Kwarteng, Executive Director of Crime Check Foundation (CCF), has said more is needed to be done in the Criminal Justice System...
Osabarima Ansah Sasraku,

Poor performance of children is a great source of worry – Chief

Osabarima Ansah Sasraku, the Kyidomhene of Akuapem Traditional Area and chief of Mamfe, has expressed worry over the neglect of some parents in their...

Churches Urged to Support the Poor and The Vulnerable

The General Overseer of the True Faith Church, Ghana, Senior Apostle John Owusu-Achiaw, has called for the church to do more to support the...

Corruption Denies The Poor And Marginalized Access To Quality Services

Corruption in its form is costly and its impact is pervasive. It affects economic growth, level of GDP per capita, investment activity and its...

Is There A Panacea At All For Corruption?

No matter where you stand on the political spectrum, Npp or Ndc, upper-class or lower-class, rich or poor, you will still get hit...
Photo shows a shabby boat placed on the Xipi Village square. Photo by Liu Lingling

The Tiny South-eastern Chinese Village that Rose from poverty

“In the past we lived on boats floating on the sea; now we live on land, working in peace and contentment.” The couplet...
Economic - Training Women

Poor Rural Women Household Economic Security Must be Enhanced

Dr Francis Kusi, a Senior Research Scientist at the Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) of the Savannah Agricultural Research Institute (SARI) has...

Poor Labour practices undermining Ghana’s fishing industry

Some fishing companies in Ghana pay as low as 80 Ghana Cedis a month to employees on their vessels. Poor labour practices including low wages,...

Stakeholders seek state support for poor mining communities in Ghana

Some stakeholders in Ghana's mining sector want the government to set aside a portion of Ghana's mineral revenue to cater for the developmental and...
Kenyan children play at the sprawling Mathare slum, one of the largest and poorest in Africa. Photograph: Antony Njuguna/Reuters

Philanthropist urge Ghanaians to give to the poor

Mr Joseph Kenyenson, a philanthropist from Virginia in the USA has called on organisations and the well-to-do to support vulnerable ones in society to...
Pile of smart phones

Poor mental health and smartphone obsession linked

People who are less emotionally stable are more likely to be addicted to their smartphones, according to a new study. Researchers from the University of...

Poor mining regulation deprives Ghanaian communities of potable water

“In the abundance of water, the fool is thirsty”, so says a song by legendary musician Bob Marley. But for Regina Fabile, 29, a native...
Domestic Violence

Gov’t of Ghana urged to reconstitute Domestic Violence Board

Madam Afua Addotey, the Board Chairperson, Women in Law and Development Africa (WiLDAF-Ghana), has called on government to reconstitute the Domestic Violence Management Board...