The cashew industry is expected to fetch the nation $2.5 billion in the next five years, Mr Augustine Collins Ntim, a Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has said. He said the government has devoted GH¢1 billion towards the establishment of the Tree Crop Development Authority that would regulate the cashew industry and revamp …
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Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has told the Government of China that Ghana is making good progress with the utilisation of the $3 billion China Development Bank (CDB) Loan. A statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, and copied to the Ghana News Agency, …
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Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has cautioned that political parties desist making a ‘joke’ of the one key element vital for the developmental process of the country; education or risk producing ‘dangerous elements’ that will eventually destroy the country and stall its progress.
The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Ghana kept the policy rate unchanged at 16 per cent for the third session in a row, citing a slowdown in the pace of fiscal consolidation due to gaps in revenue mobilization. Addressing a press conference in Accra on Friday, Dr. Ernest Addison, the Governor, said the …
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A disaster was averted when three groups of fishermen were rescued from the sea by the Breakwater of the MPS Terminal 3 after their canoes capsized during a storm at the Tema Port. The fishermen were tossed into the water when waves of about 2 metres heavily pounded on their canoes. The first group of […]
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The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has officially opened the window for prospective parliamentary candidates to pick nomination forms at the constituency offices of the party to contest in the September parliamentary primaries.
Executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Nabdam Constituency of the Upper East Region say, the people of Nabdam would not make a mistake by electing an NPP parliamentary candidate as their Member of Parliament. According to them, despite the propaganda by the Nabdam constituency NPP executives that, the incumbent Member of Parliament […]
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Atebubu (BE), July 20, GNA - Dr Patricia P. Acheampong, a Senior Research Scientist at the Crop Research Institute under the Council For Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-CRI), has said plans are advanced to introduce the yellow and orange maize varieties into the School Feeding Programme.She said gover
Yeji (B/R), July 20, GNA - The cashew industry is expected to fetch the nation US$ 2.5 billion in the next five years, Mr Augustine Collins Ntim, a Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has said.He said the government has devoted GH? 1 billion towards the establishment of the Tree Cr