Accra, Nov. 19, GNA - The Ghana Chamber of Mines and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance and strengthen technical cooperation in the fields of standardisation, metrology and conformity assessment.The MoU also aims to improve the exchange of information and expertise between the two
Koforidua (E/R), Nov. 19, GNA - Government is geared at enrolling more science students in the country’s educational system to achieve its target of 60 percent science inclined students in technical institutions nationwide, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said.Thus, as part of the educational reforms being undertaken by his gov
By Amadu Kamil Sanah, GNAAccra, Nov. 19, GNA - Ms Otiko Afisah Djaba, Minister of Gender, children and Social Protection, has said Government is committed to ensuring that every Ghanaian child of school going age is given free, quality education from kindergarten to the Senior High School level (SHS).
By Kwamina Tandoh, GNAAccra Nov. 19, GNA – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Accra, Ghana Ofankor Stake has organised a blood donation exercise as part of its Corporate Social Responsibility to help stock the National Blood Bank.
Accra, Nov. 19, GNA – Madam Jane Amerley Oku, the Chief Executive Officer of Janok Foundation, a non-government organization, has called on Ghanaians to undergo regular health examination for early treatment of HIV and its related diseases.She said information at the Accra Metropolitan Health Directorate indicate that 14 cases of HIV and
Accra, Nov. 19, GNA - The socio- economic growth of Ghana would have been far more advanced, if Dr Kwame Nkrumah's vision for the country had been vigorously pursued after his leadership tenure.This is because Dr Nkrumah believed in development through knowledge based application.
Accra, Nov. 19, GNA - Nestlé has embarked on a project assessment visit with the USAID to Northern Ghana, where the company, in partnership with USAID, is supporting cereal farmers.A statement issued by Nestlé Ghana and copied to the Ghana News Agency said this partnership forms part of Nestlé’s ambition to develop thriving, resilient
By Lydia Kukua Asamoah, GNA’s Special Correspondent in Bonn, Germany(Sponsored by GIZ Ghana, Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ghana Chamber of Mines) Bonn, Nov. 19, GNA – The UN Conference of Parties
Kyebi (E/R), Nov. 19, GNA - Stakeholders in the educational sector must instill the virtues of hard work and discipline in school-going children to ensure they become useful and valuable citizens of Ghana, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. However, for this to materialise, “it is essential that key players in the educa
By Kwamina Tandoh, GNAAccra Nov. 19, GNA – Right Reverend Dr Daniel Sylvanus Mensah Torto, the Diocesan Bishop of Accra of the Anglican Church, has advised Ghanaians to imbue the spirit of discipline in the discharge of their duties to hasten national progress.
Accra, Nov. 19, GNA – Ten youths from eight African countries will take over the stage in Accra on World Children’s Day, which falls on Monday, November 20, to tell the world about the Africa they want to live in.The ten girls and boys aged 12 to 19 year old from Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, Sierr
By Kodjo Adams, GNAAccra, Nov. 19, GNA - Mrs Freda Prempeh, Deputy Minister of Works and Housing, has said the Ministry would be re-submitting to cabinet the reviewed bill for the establishment of a real estate agency bill and later to Parliament for consideration.
Accra, Nov. 19, GNA – Mr John K. Baidoo, the Lartebiokorshie Zonal Chairman of Ghana National Tailors and Dressmakers Association (GNTDA), has called on members to practice their profession with good values.He said: “This is the only way we can continue to earn the respect we deserve as tailors and dressmakers.”
By Samuel Akapule, GNABolgatanga, Nov. 19, GNA - The Chief Justice, Ms Sophia Akuffo, has said indiscipline and judicial misconduct would not be countenanced under her administration.The Chief Justice, in the company of top ranking me
Bolgatanga, Nov. 19, GNA – Mr Innocent Braimah, a Dietician at the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga, has called on health professionals to educate the public on diabetes because the disease has become the main cause of deaths in the area.He said diabetes was among the four top chronic diseases and was fast gaining grounds in th
By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNALawra (U/W), Nov. 19, GNA – Stakeholders in the Lawra District of the Upper West Region have proposed to communities in the district to either revive their anti-bushfire bye-laws or develop new ones to help reduce the occurrence of bushfires.
By Maxwell Awumah, GNAHohoe (V/R), Nov. 19, GNA - The first global model of how mortality rates change with hot or cold weather, had been released by researchers at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.Researchers at the
By Afedzi Abdullah, GNACape Coast, Nov.19, GNA - To keep up with the standards of international best practices, the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) is proposing the provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for every fire fighter
By Afedzi Abdullah, GNACape Coast, Nov.19, GNA - The Acting Chief Fire Officer Ekow Edwin Blankson has issued a stern warning to officers of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) to desist from the habit of using fire equipment to undertake private businesses.