By Elizabeth Kankam-Boadu, GNAKumasi, June 20, GNA – Mr Kwasi Mensa Duku, the new Ashanti Regional commander of Police, has called on the public to deal with only police commanders when giving credible leads for the arrest of miscreants, to avoid the disclosures of their identities.
By Joyce Danso, GNAAccra June 20, GNA - Eighty-two percent of respondents sampled in four regions in Ghana think that most Ghanaians are corrupt and believed in paying facilitation and illegal fees before accessing public services.
By Stephen Asante, GNAFumesua (Ash), June 20, GNA - Crops Research Institute (CRI) of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, has made a strong case for the availability of quality seed yam planting materials to farmers under the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) programme.
By Christopher Arko, GNAAccra, June 20 GNA - Dr Emmanuel Marfo, Member of Parliament (MP) for Oforikrom, has called for the establishment of a high-level inter-ministerial task force to see to the full implementation of the Mental Health Act.
Accra, June 20, GNA - The second edition of the Ghana Shippers Awards has received a tremendous participation of key stakeholders, companies and respected individuals within the shipping industry.This year, 48 companies submitted nomination for the awards scheduled to come off on Friday June 22, 2018 in Accra.
By Joyce Danso, GNAAccra June 20, GNA - The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development has been tasked to implement the closed season of fishing as contained in the National Fisheries Management Plan in order to curb the threat of overfishing
By Dorothy Frances Ward, GNAKumasi, June 20, GNA – Mrs Sophia Kesewa Ampofo Kusi, Principal Health Planner of the Policy Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Division of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has said there is the need for programme-based budgeting to ensure efficient utilization of funds.
By Benjamin Mensah, GNAAccra, June 20, GNA - Trades and Industry Minister Alan Kyerematen has assured the business community that the government would continue to provide the right conditions and to facilitate access to finance and market under the one district one factory (1D1F) programme.
Accra, June 20, GNA - Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) and Barry Callebaut AG, one of the leading cocoa processing companies in the world, have signed an agreement to commit to a project that will ensure sustainable cocoa farming in Ghana.The project will help create a cocoa sector that will generate living incomes for cocoa farmers, whilst ens
Accra, June 20, GNA – Commercial and Private drivers in Accra have tagged Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL), Total Petroleum Ghana Limited, and Vivo Energy Ghana Limited as the most preferred Oil Marketing Companies due mainly to their customer relations and prices.A random survey conducted at strategic locations in Accra, including
By Samuel Akumatey, GNAHo, June 20, GNA - Mr Ikechi Uko, Organiser of Weizo, a West African tour initiative, has said the unavailability of dedicated hospitality training institutes in the country is affecting the development of tourism.
Accra, June 20, GNA - Nana Ahea Tutu Brempong II, the new chief of Kwawu Aduamoa in the Eastern Region, has been presented to the Aduamoa Mman Kuo branch in Accra.The recent event brought together various dignitaries and members of the Aduamoa Mman Kuo both in Ghana and USA to the Accra Technical Training Centre.
By Maxwell Awumah, GNAHohoe (V/R), June 20, GNA - Climate financing by the world’s six largest Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) rose to a seven-year high of $35.2 billion in 2017, up 28 per cent on the previous year.
By Simon Asare, GNAAccra, June 20, GNA - Charles Nii Armah popular known in showbiz as “Shatta Wale”, has apologised to his fans as well as his management team, following a leaked sex tape that saw him engaging in oral sex with an unknown lady.
Accra, June 20, GNA – Sammy Mungara, a top international marathon runner from Kenya, is expected to participate in the Big Millennium Marathon 2018 in Ghana, fixed September 21.Mungara, is one of the finest marathon runners in Kenya, is expected to arrive in Ghana on June 28 to study the routes of the competition as the event is original
Accra, June 20, (UPI/GNA) - South Korea expects a reciprocal action from North Korea to its recent decision to suspend a U.S.-South Korea joint military drills."The unified defense system of South Korea and the U.S. is maintained without any setback and it will remain to be like this in the future," Defense Ministry Spokesperson Choi Hyun-
Accra, June 20, (dpa/GNA) - At least 49 Afghan security personnel were killed in Taliban attacks on several checkpoints in the western Farah and Badghis provinces just days after the end of the militants' nationwide ceasefire, local officials said on Wednesday.Early Wednesday, at least 32 members of the security forces were killed when the
Accra, June 20, (UPI/GNA) - Approximately 5,000 pigs were killed on Tuesday after a barn fire broke out in Ohio, officials said.The incident occurred at the Straathoff Swine Farm in Fayette County, Ohio, located about 40 miles south of Columbus.The Faye
Accra, June 20, (dpa/GNA) - The Palestinian Authority (PA) government slammed the United States on Wednesday for pulling out of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHCR) after accusing the body of bias against Israel."The withdrawal of the United States from the Human Rights Council exposes the extent to which this administration is willing to g
ARUSHA, Tanzania, June 20, (Xinhua/GNA) - Authorities in northern Tanzania are working on ways to get rid of the plague of bats that have invaded the tourist town of Moshi, which is close to Mount Kilimanjaro, an official said Tuesday.Michael Mwandezi, Moshi Municipal Council Executive Director, said despite bats' vital ecological roles of