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Youth development activities ought to be properly coordinated

Cape coast, Sept. 03 , GNA – Mr. Alexander Bankole Williams, a member of the technical committee working on the review of the National Youth Policy (2020-2030), has called for effective coordination of various youth development related activities with available funds to better harness the potentials of the country’s youth. According to him, the country […]

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Chief State Attorney urges AU Member States to chart reconciliation path

Accra, Aug. 27, GNA – Mr William Kpobi, Chief State Attorney at the Attorney General’s Department, on Tuesday urged African Union (AU) Member States to chart the path of reconciliation in order to pave the way for peaceful governance. “The principle to achieve peace within the context of the AU in transitional periods in the […]

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Stakeholders engagement on E-waste Collection Centres begins

Takoradi, Aug. 21, GNA -The Regional Policy Round Table for the European Union-Funded Project on E-waste Management in Ghana (E-MAGIN) has begun  the consolidation of ideas on collection centres and formalizing e-waste activities in the informal sector. The European Union funded project on (E-MAGIN) would engage with regional decision makers from Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), […]

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Ghana determined to make most out of AfCFTA- President

Accra, Aug. 19, GNA- Ghana is determined to make the most out of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement and would leverage on the trade and investment opportunities that the pact presents to accelerate the country’s development and prosperity, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said.     Addressing the opening of a […]

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Aker Energy sponsors over 125 students in Western Region

Takoradi, Aug 19, GNA- Aker Energy, an oil company has sponsored more than 125 students in the Western Region to complete senior high school under the 2017/2018 academic year.   The sponsorship programme is to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goal Four, which talks about access to quality education for all children in Ghana. The […]

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Prez Akufo Addo commissions 160-bed Upper West Regional Hospital

Wa, Aug. 18, GNA – President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has commissioned the 160-bed capacity Upper West Regional Hospital for the public to begin accessing healthcare services. Construction of the US$52 million facility, which started in 2014, was financed by Euroget-De Invest, an Egyptian company. Commissioning the project, President Akufo Addo acknowledged the importance […]

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UNIFIL GHANBATT 86 commemorates GAF women at 60

Accra, Aug. 13, GNA – The Ghana Battalion (GHANBATT) 86, serving with the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), has commemorated 60  years of Females in the Ghana Armed Forces with an all-female drill display and women’s forum held at the battalion’s headquarters in Al-Qawzah, South Lebanon.      The short but spectacular drill […]

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Russia and Africa ready for Inter-Parliamentary Conference

MOSCOW, June 18, GNA – Russian legislators plan to use the forthcoming Russia-Africa inter-parliamentary conference scheduled for July 3, this year, to discuss effective ways of strengthening Russia-African relations – focusing on business opportunities More than 30 African countries would be attending the conference in Moscow, signaling African governments renewed interest in developing business ties […]

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G20 ministerial meeting agrees to establish framework on reducing ocean plastic waste

TOKYO, June 17 (Xinhua/GNA) — A Group of 20 (G20) ministerial meeting on Sunday agreed to create an international framework that aims at establishing voluntary measures to reduce plastic pollution in the ocean.  The two-day G20 Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions and Global Environment for Sustainable Growth was held in the resort town of Karuizawa […]

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Three hundred and seventy-five qualified Ghanaian nurses to work in Barbados

Bridgetown, June 15, GNA- Ghana is to send 375 qualified nurses to the Caribbean nation of Barbados to work in a number of their country’s government medical facilities to address the acute shortage of skilled caregivers. The arrangement was reached after a request was made to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo by the Prime Minister […]