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Photo taken on Feb. 2, 2020 shows policemen, medical staff and volunteers take passengers' body temperature and check identity information to prevent and control epidemic at the exit of a railway station in Changzhou, east China’s Jiangsu province, where the passenger traffic increased gradually. Chen Wei/People’s Daily Online

China maintains social, economic stability while ensuring epidemic control

The prevention and control of the novel coronavirus epidemic is essential to the stability of China’s general economic development. Only by keeping stable economic...

Ghanaian economy has shown toughness despite global economic meltdown-Prof. Quartey

Professor Peter Quartey, the Director at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), University of Ghana, says the Akufo-Addo’s administration deserves plaudit...
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ISSER launches the Ghana Social Development Outlook 2018 report

The Institute of Statistical, Social, and Economic Research (ISSER) on Tuesday, launched Ghana Social Development Outlook (GSDO) 2018 report, to assess the country’s progress...
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License for social work practice is needed- Association of Social Workers

Mr Alexis Dery, Vice-President of the Ghana Association of Social Workers, has said there is the need to license the social work practitioners in...
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Residents of Kalande Educated on Social Auditing

Residents of Kalande, a town in the East Gonja Municipality of the Savannah Region, have been sensitized on social auditing as part of efforts...

Social Accountability Is Not a Witch-Hunting Mechanism

Mr. Harrison Kofi Belley, Governance Lecturer, Evangelical Presbyterian University College (EPUC) has said perceptions by public officials that social accountability is being used as...
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Ningo Residents Schooled on Social Auditing

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) and the Ningo-Prampram District Assembly (NIPDA) has held a one- day engagement on Social Auditing for residents...
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Prof. Kwabena Nketia has reportedly died at 97

Joseph Hanson Kwabena Nketia, the legendary Ghanaian ethnomusicologist and composer, has reportedly died at 97, at the Legon hospital in Accra. Considered Africa's premier musicologist,...

Media Urged to carry more news on social protection services

Mr Bennin Issifu Douri, Upper East Regional Information Officer has urged the media to step up reporting on social protection services in the public...

Breakdown in Social Structure is the main feature for corruption

Participants at separate events on corruption have attributed the practice to breakdown in social, morality and the desire to amass wealth irrespective of the...

Residents of Tetegu cry for Social Amenities

The residents of Tetegu in the Weija Gbawe Municipality have appealed to the Member of Parliament (MP) for the area, Madam Tina Ayeley Mensah...

Christians in Ghana Mark The Resurrection of Christ

Church auditoriums and other worship centres in Accra, the national capital, were packed as Christians marked Easter – the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Hymnal and...
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South African social instability concerns CEOs – PwC

A new report by international auditing company PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) show only 22 percent of South Africa's chief executive officers (CEOs) are "very confident" of...

ASEPA Petitions CJ Over Woyome Saga

Pressure group Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), has petitioned Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo as part of it efforts to get the...

Angolan health staff urged to strengthen skills to fight acute febrile illness

The Angolan health professionals were urged to strengthen their skills to fight acute febrile illnesses and thus respond to the need of information, education...

Patience is essential to daily life

By Esogibe Ikenna It is a clear fact that patience is essential to daily life and remains the master key to a happy one. Having...
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Stakeholders in mining encouraged to work together

Madam Hannah Owusu-Koranteng, the Associate Executive Director of the Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining (WACAM) has urged the government to domesticate the...

Youth in Europe And African entreated to form partnerships

The Italian Prime Minister, Mr Paolo Gentiloni, has called for strong partnership between the youth of Europe and Africa. He said as one of the...
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NPP projects Ghana beyond aid

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says government is putting in place the necessary policies and programmes to propel the country’s ambition of developing beyond...
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Ghana gov’t asked to pay attention to children protection

SEND Ghana, a policy research and advocacy non-governmental organisation, has asked government to pay attention to social and children protection issues in the 2018...
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ISSER backs Gov’ts Intention to establish national bank

The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), of the University of Ghana, has backed government’s intention to establish a national bank purposely...

ISSER disappointed in Gov’t

The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER) of the University of Ghana has called for a legislation to regulate the gaming and...

GJA Shocked About Demise Of KABA

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has expressed utter shock to the news of the sudden death of ace broadcast journalist, Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong,...
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Successive Finance Ministers Violate Petroleum Revenue Management Act

Mr Ken Ofori Atta, the Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, has been called upon to include a reconciliation report on the management of...

CNC Improve Upon Education Standard In Prestea Huni/Valley

The Centre for National Culture (CNC) has organised a maiden quiz competition for Senior High Schools in the Prestea Huni/Valley constituency to improve upon...

Ghana Gov’t Recognize Need To Balance Exploitation Of Mineral Resources

Mr Ben Aryee, the Advisor on Mines at the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has called for a multi-faceted and an all-inclusive integrated...

Protocol In Diplomacy Identified As Secret For Successful Relations

Ambassador J. E. K Aggrey-Orleans, Ghana’s celebrated diplomat, Wednesday, said protocol issues in diplomacy must be uplifted to a concept of Diplomatic Behaviour in...

Tanzania plans to broaden coverage of social security protection

Tanzania has started a process aimed at broadening social security protection that will help reduce poverty, a senior official said on Wednesday. Eric Shitindi, permanent...

Supreme Court Judge Recommends Amendment Of Criminal Laws

Mrs Sophia Ophelia Adjeibea Adinyira, a Supreme Court Judge, has recommended the amendment of Ghana’s criminal laws to make defilement a first degree felony. “Section...

Stakeholder Rouse Churches To Care For Orphans

The Ghana Without Orphans (GWO) in collaboration with the Department of Social Welfare have launched the 2017 edition of Orphan Sunday to rouse churches...