Juaso (Ash), Nov. 7, GNA â€“ This
yearâ€™s Africa Youth Day has been marked at Juaso in the Asante-Akim South
District with a reminder to young people about the need to take responsibility
for their own future.
He said manifestos are just party
promises and that it was not binding on them to fulfill them, but it would be
of great benefit for the country if it had a national policy with set targets
for governments to meet.
WASHINGTON, (Xinhua/GNA) - With
his approval rating taking a nosedive this week, U.S. President Barack Obama is
under increasing pressure to fix the website that forms the centrepiece of his
signature healthcare overhaul.
Cape Coast, Nov. 07, GNA â€“
Government has procured 16,000 pieces of furniture for distribution to selected
universities and colleges throughout Ghana, Mr. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, a
Deputy Minister of Education, said on Thursday.
Shama (W/R), Nov. 7, GNAâ€”Rice
farmers at Ohiamadwen and its surrounding communities in the Shama District are
planning a massive demonstration against the Ministry of Food and Agriculture
(MOFA) over the closure of a rice mill in the area.
Tamale, Nov. 07, GNA â€“ Alhaji
Mohammed Yakubu Saani, Deputy Country Director of ActionAid Ghana, has appealed
to journalists to pay more attention to reporting on human rights issues to
ensure the adequate protection of such rights.
Takoradi, Nov. 7, GNA â€“ Nana
Osei-Bonsu, Chief Executive Officer of the Private Enterprise Federation, has
called for an enabling environment to ensure that businesses thrive no matter
Tamale, Nov. 7, GNA - The Food
and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations on Tuesday opened a
multi-stakeholder workshop in Tamale to assess the constraints and needs of
existing Farmer Based Organizations (FBOs) and Processing Organizations (POs)
in the West Gonja District.
Fiapre (B/A), Nov. 7, GNA -
Professor Dr Utz Dornberger, Director of Small Enterprise Promotion Training
Department (SEPT), at the University of Liepzig in Germany, has urged parents
and teachers not to suppress the innovative spirit and capabilities in
Tarkwa, Nov. 7, GNA - Kwame
Kpamoh, a 23-year-old farmer, has been sentenced to 30 years imprisonment in
hard labour by a Tarkwa circuit court for defiling two sisters at Kwame Niampah
in the Prestea/Huni Valley District.
Accra, Nov. 7, GNA - A new report
has detailed how the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), in
connivance with major Swiss oil trading companies, is depriving Nigeria of
billions of dollars of revenue through the sale of crude oil below market value.
It said this is continuing an upward and accelerating
trend ,which is driving climate change and would shape the future of the planet
for hundreds and thousands of years, unless nationâ€™s do more to arrest the