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UN Youth 2030 Strategy Plan

We will strengthen partnership with the youth – UN

Madam Anne-Claire Dufay, United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Country Representative, Ghana, says the United Nations (UN) is committed to partnering young people in the...

Aphrodisiac patronage high among youth

Mr Abdul Sadique a pharmacy assistant at Al-Max Pharmacy on Thursday said the youth from 18 to 40 years are using Aphrodisiacs for sexually...

Cybersecurity Advisory to the public- Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) enlistment SCAM

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) of the Ministry of Communications has received multiple reports of recruitment related scams targeting the public and specifically...
Some Of The Students Demonstrating Their Skills On Mobile Phone Repairs At The Commissioning At Nsawam

MTN Ghana Foundation empowers youth in mobile phone repairs

MTN Ghana Foundation has commissioned the Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Project (YEEP) at Nsawam which saw 50 beneficiaries graduate with certificates in mobile phone...
Ghana police

Police caution youth against lawlessness

Mr Samuel Monney, Commissioner of Police (COP) the Director General, Technical Unit of the Ghana Police Service, has cautioned the youth against vandalizing Police...

Ministry organizes Bible Week for youth

Christian Youth in the country, have been advised to be immorally upright and be indiscipline, or risk compromising their future. ...
Ms Sarah Afful

YEA cautions youth against Christmas excesses

The Youth Employment Agency (YEA) has advised Ghanaian youth to celebrate the Christmas in moderation, devoid of misdeeds that will ruin their lives. They must...
Mrs Ophelia Mensah Hayford

Slain MP’s Wife pledges to empower women and youth in Mfantseman

Mrs Ophelia Mensah Hayford, Member of Parliament (MP) elect for Mfantseman has pledged her commitment to empower women and the youth to make informed...
Mrs Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

ECOWAS Chief Election Observer urged youth to be peace ambassadors

Mrs Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the ECOWAS Chief Election Observer to Ghana, has urged the youth to be peace ambassadors and not engage in violent...
Cocoa Farmer

Pension scheme will attract the youth to cocoa farming-Afriyie Akoto

Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, Minister of Food and Agriculture, has expressed optimism about more youth nurturing interest in cocoa farming following the launch of...
Mrs Rhoda Akuerteh

NCCE sensitises political party youth on electoral violence

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Ayawaso Central District has sensitized Political Party's Youth Activists (PPYA) on electoral violence. The sensitization seminar...

One child or youth under 20 infected with HIV every 100 seconds – UNICEF

Approximately once every minute and 40 seconds, a child or young person under the age of 20 was infected with HIV last year, the...
A voter casts her ballot in Accra, Ghana, on Dec. 7, 2016. Ghana's general elections began from 7 a.m. (0700 GMT) on Wednesday, with more than 15 million registered voters casting their ballots at 29,000 polling stations across the country. (Xinhua/Shi Song)(gl)

Peace Council urges youth to ensure peace during elections

The Chairman of the Western Regional Peace Council, Reverend John Ernest Kwofie, has called on the youth to help prevent violence before, during and...
Dr Hafiz Bin Salih

Minister expresses worry about rise in gambling among youth

Dr Hafiz Bin Salih, the Upper West Regional Minister, has expressed worry about the rise in gambling and sports betting among the youth in...
Ghana's political parties

Political parties, youth in Upper West Akim pledge to peace

Leadership and youth groups of political parties in the Upper West Akim District have resolved to protect the peace of the area before, during...
Political Vigilantism

Counsel youth to desist from acts of violence – Minister urges congregants

Very Reverend Joseph Kojo Galley, Synod Secretary of the Effiduase Diocese of the Methodist Church, has asked members of the church to counsel their...

Government urged to prioritize the health needs of the youth

Government has been urged to prioritize the health needs of the youth and to design appropriate public education campaign programmes to address them. ...
Petroleum Training

TTU, Petroleum Commission sign agreement to train youth in oil and gas products

The Management of the Takoradi Technical University (TTU) and the Petroleum Commission of Ghana have signed a GHc 3.5 million agreement to train Ghanaian...
Yefl Workshop

YEFL imparts entrepreneurial skills to youth

The Youth Empowerment for Life Ghana (YEFL-Ghana), a Tamale-based youth advocacy Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), has trained about 250 young individuals in various entrepreneurial development...
Political Vigilantism

NPP Parliamentary aspirant advises youth against violence

The New Patriotic Party Parliamentary Candidate for Amenfi Central, Mr Patrick Hockson Amponteng, has called on the youth to eschew violence before, during and...
Gomoa Nyanyano

Leave Gomoa Nyanyano Lands Alone – Youth Warns

The youth and elders of Gomoa Nyanyano issued out a strong warning to land guards and one Kwasi Alhaji from encroaching their land...

AGI to transform youth attitude towards entrepreneurship

Mr Dela Gadzanku, the Volta/Eastern Chair of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), has said the interest of the youth in entrepreneurial opportunities remained...

Turkey’s youth struggle for jobs amid COVID-19 pandemic

Selim Altun has been looking for a job for over a year as the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic has made things worse...
Political Vigilantism

Shun political vigilantism, Peace Council cautions youth

The Greater Accra Region Peace Council (GARPC) has cautioned the youth against participating in any form of political vigilantism before, during and after the...

Youth urged to get active in God’s work

A retired Minister of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, has advised the youth to get themselves actively involved in the work of God and...
Global climate

No hope of reaching climate, development goals without youth optimism, know-how -UN chief

Without harnessing the energy, tech savvy and optimism of young people, the world has no hope of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)...
Political Vigilantism

Zongo youth urged to resist attempts to engage in political violence

Youth in the Zongo communities have been urged to resists not to allow politicians to use them to foment trouble and perpetrate violence during...
Professor Naana Jane Opoku Agyemang John Mahama

Mahama urges youth to vote for NDC

Mr John Dramani Mahama, Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has called on the youth in the country to vote for a political...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Namibia city dwellers take up physical exercise to improve health amid COVID-19

By Ndalimpinga Iita Dwellers in the Namibian capital Windhoek have resorted to physical activities and wellness training to ease anxiety...
Political Vigilantism

Political vigilantism: Youth told to seek employable skills instead

Mr Gabriel Andoh, the Head of Finance, the National Peace Council (NPC), has advised the youth to seek employable skills from politicians instead of...