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CLIP organises sustainable agricultural, business forum

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Farmers have been advised not to solely rely on external support to undertake agricultural activities, but make conscious efforts to invest their own resources...
Education Research Fund

African governments have not shown much commitment to research – Prof. Awandare

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Professor Gordon Akanzuwine Awandare, Director of West African Centre for Cell Biology and Infectious Pathogens at the University of Ghana has bemoaned Africa’s...
Mr Elikplim Kwabla Apetorgbor

Government settles prolonged inter utility legacy debt of $203 million

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The prolonged inter utility legacy debt of $203 million component of the power sector debt within the energy sector accrued by the end of...
Isd Training

ISD enhances research expertise of information Officers

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A two-day trainer-of-trainers workshop is underway in Accra as part of efforts to enhance the knowledge and research expertise of Regional Information Officers (RIOs)...
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We are working to make mobile fraud expensive

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Mr Derek Laryea, Head, Research and Communications Unit, Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications has said the Chamber is working with stakeholders to make mobile fraud...

Any amount of alcohol use during pregnancy harmful to child’s brain: Aussie research

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Any amount of alcohol consumption during pregnancy can have a significant impact on a child's brain development, leading to anxiety, depression, and poor...
Cdd Ghana Research

Research shows low involvement of citizens in IPEP projects

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A research conducted by the Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) has shown that beneficiaries of some projects under the Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication...
Aquaculture Ghana

Kenya building mariculture center to spur research in aquaculture

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Kenya said on Friday that it is building a modern mariculture center to promote research in aquaculture. Micheni Ntiba, principal secretary for...
A panda is eating bamboo. (Photo from Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding)

Giant panda dies of illness in China research base

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A giant panda named "Lei Lei" died of epilepsy on Wednesday at the age of about 31, the China Conservation and Research Center...
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Honeybee venom compound shown to kill aggressive breast cancer cells: Aussie research

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A potent compound extracted from the venom of honeybees can quickly destroy 100 percent of aggressive breast cancer cells with minimal harm to normal...
Russia

Russia lambasts U.S. sanctions amid Washington’s own suspicious research

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The Russian Foreign Ministry on Friday condemned the U.S. decision to blacklist Russian research institutes, recalling that Washington itself was carrying out suspicious research...
Coronavirus Inequality

Research finds racial inequality as deadly as COVID-19 in U.S.

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Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, mortality among White people is still lower than the lowest recorded Black mortality in the United States, according to...
NCCE

Forty-five research assistants of NCCE undergo training

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The Research, Gender and Equality Department of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has organised a training programme to equip 45 Research Assistants...
Health Doctors Graduation

Medical practitioners urged to advance in research

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Medical practitioners have been tasked to up efforts in research to come out with appropriate knowledge, skills and technology to help address the numerous...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

Research finds vaccine for SARS-CoV-2 produces immunity in mice, macaques

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A new nanoparticle vaccine for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, has shown hints of protection and immunity by safely eliciting the production of...
Covid

Research Reveals health facilities in Northern Ghana not ready to manage COVID-19

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A research has revealed that health facilities in the northern part of the country are not ready to manage suspected or real cases of...
A man jogs near the White House during the outbreak of COVID-19 in Washington D.C., the United States, April 1, 2020. The United States became the first nation with more than 200,000 COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, according to a new tally from Johns Hopkins University. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. COVID-19 cases top 900,000, research shows hidden outbreaks likely occurred “far earlier”

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More than 900,000 people were infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as of Saturday in the United States, with the death toll exceeding 52,000,...
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen delivers a press statement on the European Green Deal at the EU headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 11, 2019. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

EU launches data sharing platform for researchers to fight against coronavirus

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The European Commission together with several partners on Monday launched a European COVID-19 Data Platform to enable the rapid collection and sharing of available...
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Nine more cases push Ghana’s Ghana’s coronavirus count to 161

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Ghana has recorded nine new novel coronavirus cases. All the nine cases were reported in Accra, according to the Ghana Health Service. “Three of them travelled...
Covid Positivenegative

Transfusion of antibodies from recovered patients’ blood possible COVID-19 treatment

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U.S. researchers have filed an investigational new drug application, which, if approved, would pave the way for a clinical trial on using antibodies from...
Social Children Dsw

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

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

FAO embarks on research on vaccine for foot, mouth disease affecting cattle in Tanzania

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The UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said on Thursday it has embarked on research for a vaccine on foot and mouth disease affecting...
Chinese renowned respiratory scientist Zhong Nanshan receives an interview with Xinhua in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, Jan. 28, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu Dawei)

COVID-19 patients may have no fever or CT abnormality

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Chinese researchers have found that COVID-19 patients may have no fever or CT abnormality, according to a study published in the New England Journal...
Nigeria

Nigeria’s economic hub Lagos deploys countermeasures against COVID-19

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Health authorities in Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, deployed three levels of countermeasures to stop the spread of the COVID-19 which included medical, security and...
employment

Botswana considers multi-pronged approaches in tackling high unemployment

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Botswana's tertiary education, research, science and technology minister, Douglas Letsholathebe on Saturday said Botswana is considering a number of approaches in order to deal...
Sustainable Development Goal Sdgs

Beyond policy and public investment: the SDG imperative for business

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There is only one road left to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set for Africa for 2030 and that’s through sustainable businesses. For...

EPA, US Embassy and one other, conduct research on air pollution

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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is jointly conducting a research at Jamestown in Accra with the United States (US) Embassy and an NGO,...
Cancer

Cancer patients more susceptible to novel coronavirus infection

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Chinese medical researchers have discovered that patients with cancer are more susceptible to infection of the novel coronavirus, according to a recent research article...

Dodowa residents prone to diseases from contaminated wells – Research

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More than 12,000 people are likely to contract water-borne diseases if they continue to use water from their contaminated dug wells in Dodowa, in...

Let’s move away from institutionalising children

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