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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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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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EU, Ghana work together to curtail greenhouse gas emissions

Kumasi, Oct. 04, GNA – The European Union (EU) has said it shared in Ghana’s vision to working assiduously to stem greenhouse gas emissions for the wellbeing and safety of the people.     Ms Diana Acconcia, the EU Ambassador to Ghana, stated that: “We need to do this together, this is because the emissions are […]

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AIMS Ghana holds Probability, Analysis and Applications workshop

Accra, Oct. 03, GNA- The African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Ghana has organised a five- day training workshop on Probability, Analysis and Applications (PAA) in Accra. The workshop was organised by AIMS Ghana, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, the German Ministry of Education and Research and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). It registered […]

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Communications Service Tax should not affect customers

Accra, Oct 3, GNA – Customers of various Telecom Companies have called on government to re-invigorate its tax systems, where it can generate more income, instead of placing a nine per cent tax on phone calls.The taxation of the calls, they argued would impoverish more vulnerable people who want to place calls to relay important […]

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Ghana takes steps to end plastic pollution

Accra, Oct 1, GNA– Ghana today demonstrated her readiness to end plastic pollution by joining the Global Plastic Action Partnership (GPAP) and out doored the Ghana National Plastic Action Partnership (NPAP). As a first African nation to join the international campaign, GPAP would work closely with Ghana‘s Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI) […]

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President launches national initiative to combat plastic waste

Accra, Oct. 1, GNA – President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday launched a national initiative geared at addressing and managing the environmental impact of plastic waste in the country.The Ghana National Plastic Action Partnership (NPAP), a collaboration with the Global Plastic Action Partnership (GPAP), will tackle the leakage of plastic into Ghana’s oceans and waterways.GPAP, […]

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Ghana has the required technology to establish a nuclear power plant – MESTI

Accra, Oct. 1, GNA- Mr William Owuraku Aidoo, the Deputy Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has said  Ghana has the required technology to embark upon the establishment of a Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) to generate electricity.He said the country’s vision for the peaceful application of nuclear technology in various fields including power generation, […]

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No room for coal in Africa’s renewable future, President of AFDB says

Ho, Sept 26, GNA – Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President, African Development Bank Group, has unveiled ambitious plans to scrap coal power stations across the continent and switch to renewable energy at United Nations climate talks on Monday.  Addressing a gathering of leaders and officials from almost 200 countries in New York, Dr Adesina outlined efforts […]