By Eunice Hilda Ampomah, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - The Ministry Of Education has invited 10 teachers nominated from across the country to receive honours and awards in the 2018 National Best Teacher Awards ceremony slated for October 5, 2018.
By Samuel Dodoo, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA – A five-day workshop on slum upgrading, learning and exchange programme has been opened in Accra for 23 representatives from six African countries to learn from Accra’s best practices in improving the living standards of slum dwellers.
Accra, Oct. 3, GNA - Vodafone Ghana has pledged its commitment to support actors in the Small and Medium-Scale Enterprises (SME) as they contribute immensely to the promotion of socio-economic development in the country.Mrs Angela Mensah-Opoku, Head of Vodafone Business Solutions said Vodafone had found the need to support and recognise th
By Iddi Yire, GNATema, Oct 03, GNA - Mr Christian Agordah, an Engineer and the Head of Monitoring and Evaluation/Coordinator, National Anti-corruption Action Plan (NACAP, National Vocational Training Institute (NVTI) has called for a total paradigm shift towards skills development.
Ogbojo, Oct. 3, GNA - The policies and programmes that the government has instituted over the last 21 months indicate that Ghana's destiny "is in safe hands", President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said.He said the time in office of his administration, had been inspiring, and has impacted positively on the life of every Ghanaian and in
Accra, Oct. 3, GNA - The Special Mothers Project, an advocacy and awareness creation programme on cerebral palsy issues in Ghana is calling on Ghanaians to wear something with a touch of green on Saturday October 6.A statement issued and signed by Mrs Hannah Awadzi, Executive Director of the Special Mothers Project said, Ghana will joins t
By Ken Sackey, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has sworn-in four new Supreme Court Judges, with a call to the judiciary to be just in the delivery of justice.They are Justice Samuel Marfo-Sau, Justice Agnes
By Joyce Danso, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - The Association of Magistrates and Judges of Ghana (AMJG) on Wednesday raised concerns about an increasing insecurity in their homes and the courtrooms.According to the association, some members so
By Yaw Ansah, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - The Government of India has presented a cheque of one million dollars to the Ghana–India Kofi Annan Centre of Excellence (GI-KACE) in Information Communication Technology (ICT), to strengthen ICT Research and Innovation in country.
By Joyce Danso, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - Ms Sophia Akuffo, the Chief Justice on Wednesday tasked government to devise means and mechanisms to ensure that the financial independence of the judiciary, envisaged by the Constitution becomes a reality.
By Charles Tawiah, GNAAgogo, (Ash), Oct. 3, GNA - Mr Francis Oti Boateng, Asante Akim North District Chief Executive, on Tuesday handed over 500 dual and 200 mono desks to 21 public basic schools in the district.The donations were in res
By Erica Apeatua Addo/Mildred Siabi-Mensah, GNATakoradi (W/R), Oct. 3, GNA - A two-day training workshop on effective awareness raising and communication on irregular migration in the country has been held for selected journalists in the Western Region.
By Godwill Arthur-Mensah/Irene Estelle Akrong, GNAAccra, Oct.03, GNA - The Government Wednesday said it would soon place the Wildlife Resource Management Bill before Parliament for passage into law to back community participation, governance and ownership of the natural resources, particularly, the wildlife and forest resou
By Iddi Yire, GNAAccra, Oct 03, GNA – Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, has called on African governments to invest more in agriculture in order to ensure food security on the continent.“
By Florence Afriyie Mensah/Sarah Frimpong, GNAKumasi, Oct. 3, GNA - The Ghana Health Service (GHS) will on Thursday October 4, begin the registration of households for the free distribution of Long Lasting Insecticide Treated Nets (LLITN) across the country.
By Iddi Yire, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - The management of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), has awarded scholarship packages to 20 of its students for the 2018/2019 academic year, under the Vice Chancellor’s Endowment Fund (VCEF).
Accra, Oct 3, GNA - Standard Chartered on Wednesday inaugurated a new head office building in Accra, Ghana, as a demonstration of the Bank’s long-term commitment to the country, clients and the communities that it operates in.Officials said it was also a strong endorsement of the bank’s brand promise, ‘Here for Good’ and specifical
Accra, Oct. 3, GNA - The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) has called on the Ghana Revenue Authority to move its task force from the premises of its beverage manufacturers to stop the disruption in business operations.At a press conference on the activities of the Task force, Dr Yaw Adu Gyamfi, President of the AGI, said the operations
By Dennis Peprah/Sarah Ankamah-Yeboah/Josephine Oppong, GNA Sunyani, Oct. 3, GNA – There is significant decrease in prices of food items in Sunyani, the Brong-Ahafo Regional capital, a market survey conducted by the Ghana News Agency reveals.
By Morkporkpor Anku, GNAAccra, Oct. 3, GNA - The World Bank says Sub-Saharan African economies are still recovering from the slowdown in 2015-16, but growth is slower than expected.The average growth rate in the region is estimated at 2.