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GIMPA Greenhill Campus admits over 1,400 students

Accra, Oct 13, GNA – The Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Greenhill Campus over the weekend admitted 1,492 students for the 2019/2020 academic year. The matriculants were made up of 453 graduate students and 1,037 undergraduate students. In addition, the three GIMPA satellite campuses also admitted a total of 183 students for […]

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Project to improve animal vaccine delivery system launched in Upper East

Bolgatanga, Oct 13, GNA – Three organizations have launched a new project in the Upper East Region geared at improving the vaccine delivery system of chickens and goats of smallholder farmers in two districts.The project, dubbed: “Transforming the Vaccine Delivery System for Chickens and Goats in Northern Ghana”, is being implemented by the CARE International […]

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Farmer group cry over infiltration of unregistered seed dealers

Techiman, (BE/R), Oct 13, GNA – Rural Care Frontiers (RCF), a group of farmers, have expressed concern over infiltration of unregistered seed dealers in the Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regions.  These dealers, according to the farmers had flooded the market with varieties of fake seeds majority of the famers could not differentiate between the […]

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With God Cerebral Palsy Centre reopens

Accra, Oct. 13, GNA – With God Cerebral Palsy Ghana Centre, a facility that provides day care services to children with cerebral palsy and other disabilities has reopened. The centre closed down temporarily last year due to a few challenges, however, Mrs Ellen Affam-Dadzie, Executive Director of the centre said the challenges have been resolved […]

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NADMO calls for concerted efforts to promote earthquake risk assessment

Accra, Oct 13, GNA – The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has called for concerted efforts to create more awareness on the need to have a major earthquake risk assessment.Mr Eric Nana Agyeman-Prempeh, Director-General of NADMO said the issue should be taken seriously that people were feasting under the sword of damocles, and praying that […]

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Education

UENR and German University review successful cooperation

Sunyani, Oct. 12, GNA – The University of Energy and Natural Resources (UENR) in Sunyani and the University of Applied Forest Sciences (HFR) in Rottenburg, Germany, has held a review meeting on successful cooperation of various projects and research activities. The cooperation has been in existence since 2014 and one of the projects, founded by […]

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Muslim Community calls for an end to discrimination against hijab

Accra, Oct 12, GNA— The Muslim community in Ghana has expressed concern over what it calls a discrimination and marginalization against its women by a section of the public due to their faith.It said even though the 1992 Constitution of Ghana guarantees every citizen the right to religion and worship, some state institutions and individuals […]

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CSIR-SARI educates farmers on management of fall armyworm

Nyankpala N/R, Oct 12, GNA – The Savannah Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-SARI) has educated selected farmers in the Northern Region on management strategies and technologies to help reduce fall armyworm attacks on maize crops in the region. These strategies included the adoption of intercropping system of farming […]

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Minister reiterates Government’s commitment to champion inclusive access to information

Accra, Oct. 6, GNA – Mrs Ursula Owusu- Ekuful, Minister of Communications, has reiterated Government’s commitment to champion inclusive access to information and digital equity.She said over the years especially, in the last two years, her Ministry had put in place policies and infrastructure in rural and peri-urban areas in order to address the regional […]

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Government to construct 750 million dollar dam to forestall Bagre Dam spillage

Lawra (U/W), Oct. 6, GNA – Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says President Akufo-Addo would cut sod for the construction of a Pwalugu Dam in the Upper East Region by November to check the perennial spillage of the Bagre dam. Spillage of the dam occasioned by Burkinabe authorities over the years has inflicted substantial destruction […]