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Finance Minister updates Ghana Parliament on impact of COVID 19 on economy

Finance Minister updates Ghana Parliament on impact of COVID 19 on economy - The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, said preliminary analysis by the Ministry shows that the Coronavirus pandemic would impact negatively on the country’s petroleum receipts due to the collapse of international oil prices. Additionally, the disease was likely to impact adversely on the nation’s custom and other receipts, increase expenditures on health as well as ...

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Ghana belongs to God, not LGBT

Ghana belongs to God, not LGBT - Reverend Innocent Cobina Agbenuvor, Senior Pastor of the Ho Fiave Global Evangelical Church on Sunday said the nation belongs to God, and must not be overrun by cultures long abhorred as abominable. Rev. Agbenuvor who was reacting to an alleged planned conference by the Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals and Transgender (LGBT) in Ghana said Ghana was built on Godly principles and values, and appealed ...

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CK Akonnor set rules for Black Stars players

CK Akonnor set rules for Black Stars players - Head Coach of the Senior National Team; The Black Stars, Charles K. Akonnor has said, only discipline and committed players, will be part of his team. "I would not tolerate indiscipline players in my team. Aside discipline you must be also committed to the cause of the national team to merit a place in my squad," he said at a press conference ...

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Cocoa farmers to receive monthly pension pay at age 65

Cocoa farmers to receive monthly pension pay at age 65 - The government is to register cocoa farmers of 65 years and above under a pension scheme for them to receive monthly pension pay for a more bearable and comfortable livelihoods till death. Mr. Kwame Baffoe (aka Abronye DC), the Bono Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), said when he addressed a press conference organised by the ...

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EU satisfied with progress of projects in Ghana

EU satisfied with progress of projects in Ghana - Mr Norbert Neuser, the Head of European Union Parliamentary Delegation, has expressed satisfaction about the progress of the Union’s sponsored projects in the country. “So far we are impressed with the level of progress on some of the funded EU projects in Ghana and we hope to expand to other areas to help fight poverty in the country and across the ...

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African youth positive of future fortunes of the continent

African youth positive of future fortunes of the continent- About 65 percent of 600 select youths and advocate groups from Africa have overwhelmingly acclaimed that the fortunes of the continent would be better in the remaining quarter of a century for the United Nations to notch 100 years. Some 25 percent of them said the continent’s fortunes would remain same with a trifling 15 percent going for the inferior scenario ...

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Gender Desk Officers tasked to prioritize adolescent health education

Gender Desk Officers tasked to prioritize adolescent health education owing to the fact that the percentage of teenage pregnancy cases in Western Region reduced to 12 per cent last year as against 18 per cent in 2018. A 2017 research by the Maternal Health Survey revealed that the Western Region recorded the highest percentage in teenage pregnancy of 19 per cent in that year. The Acting Regional Director for ...

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UK Trade Commissioner for Africa to toast Ghana to investors

UK Trade Commissioner for Africa to toast Ghana to investors - The United Kingdom (UK) Trade Commissioner for Africa, Emma Wade-Smith, on Thursday Feb27, toured the Unilever Ghana factory and promised to woo more British investors.            The Trade Commissioner noted that her outfit would use the success story of Unilever’s sustainable business in Ghana to encourage many more businesses from the United Kingdom ...

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Ghana Health Service takes steps against COVID-19

Ghana Health Service takes steps against COVID-19 - Dr Anthony Ofosu, the Deputy Director General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), says the service has put in place systems and measures to protect the country against the deadly Coronavirus (COVID-19). He said the country has recorded nine suspected cases of the virus, but that all the suspected cases were tested negative of the virus. Dr Ofosu said this at the ...

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Stop putting objects in your ears – ENT Specialist

Stop putting objects in your ears - Ghana on March 3, 2020 joined the international community to observe the World Hearing Day (WDH) with a call on the public to protect and desist from putting foreign objects in their ears. Ms Emelina Afari, Chairperson of the Greater Accra Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Nurses Association who made the call said putting earbuds, pins, match stick, pen tops, feathers and brooms ...

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Specialise in your respective fields of work, GNA to Journalists

Ghana News - Specialise in your respective fields of work, GNA to Journalists this is to get do accurate reportage as a well-equipped and informed media, was crucial to the progress of the country. Dr. Albert Gemegah, Dean, School of Graduate Studies, Wisconsin University, who made the remark noted that it was only right to ensure that journalists were well equipped to inform the public. He stated this at a reception to welcome ...

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Aflatoxin is a silent killer – GSA

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) is rolling out a media sensitisation campaign stating aflatoxin a silent killer that needs to be nibbed in the bud. Mr Peter Martey Agbeko, GSA Head of Public Relations said the National Aflatoxin Sensitization and Management (NASAM) team recognised the media as a strategic partner in the fight against the debilitating effects of aflatoxin. He disclosed this in Accra, when the team from the GSA ...

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