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Exhibition of Voter’s Register starts from October 25

Accra, Oct. 24, GNA – The Electoral Commission (EC) on Wednesday said the Exhibition of the Voters Register will start from Thursday, October 25th to Thursday, October 31 at all 47 Districts in the four proposed Regions to be created. The centres would open from 0700 hours to 1800 hours throughout the period including weekends. […]

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UK launches a new chapter in its partnership with Ghana

Accra, Oct 18, GNA – With the first UK-Ghana Investment Summit held in Accra, the UK has launched a new chapter in its longstanding and wide-ranging partnership with Ghana. A Communique issued at the end of the UK-Ghana 2018 Summit said the UK organised three days of activities to celebrate the strength of the UK-Ghana […]

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UK supports Ghana’s ambition to be Africa’s investment hub

Accra, Oct 17, GNA – The United Kingdom supports Ghana’s ambition to be a hub for investment in Africa, Madam Baroness Fairhead, UK Minister of Trade and Export Promotion, said on Monday. Speaking at the UK-Ghana Investment Summit 2018 in Accra, Madam Fairhead said the United Kingdom would do all it could to help Ghana […]

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KAIPTC underscores need for collective regional responses to tackle terrorism

Accra, Oct 16, GNA – Air Vice Marshall (AVM) Griffiths S. Evans, Commandant, Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping Training Centre (KAIPTC) has underscored the need for collective regional responses to tackle terrorism. He said the growth and multiplicity of terrorist groups, their increasing level of attacks and the inability of States to respond appropriately was of […]

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Skills development is key to reducing HIV/AIDS among girls – First Lady

Accra, Sept 28, GNA – First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has called for education and skills development programmes to empower young girls and women to enable them engage in income generating activities. This, she said, would make girls and women better informed to take decisions about their sexuality saying “being empowered will help women and […]

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Parliament approves US$50 million GCAP loan

Accra, Sept. 28 GNA- Parliament has approved the amended Financing Agreement between Ghana and the International Development Association (IDA) for an amount equivalent to US$50 million to finance the Ghana Commercial Agriculture Project (GCAP). The facility provides Ghana with a special drawing rights to access the funds to improve agricultural productivity and production of both […]

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Ghana and Mexico to boost aviation cooperation

Accra, Sept/ 13, GNA – Ghana and Mexico are working towards opening a direct flight route between Accra and Mexico City in order to boost their aviation cooperation. This came to light when the Mrs Maria de los Angeles Arriola Aguirre, Mexico’s Ambassador to Ghana, paid a courtesy call on Mr Joseph Kofi Adda, the […]

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Ghana continues to mourn her illustrious son – Kofi Annan

Accra, Sept. 12, GNA – The State Funeral of Kofi Atta Annan, Ghana’s illustrious son, who distinguished himself as a global peace icon and humanitarialist, continues as Ministers of State, have begun paying their last respects to him at the Accra International Centre. Members of Parliament, Chiefs, Members of the Diplomatic Corps, Members of recognised […]

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Kofi Annan lies in State at Accra International Conference Centre

Accra, Sept. 10, GNA – The Reverend Dr Daniel Slyvanus Mensah Torto, the Anglican Bishop of Accra on Monday evening led a solemn service to receive the mortal remains of the former United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Kofi Atta Annan at the Accra International Conference Centre. It was preceded by pouring of libation by Nana Brewuo […]

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Ghana ready for funeral of Kofi Annan

Accra, Sept. 10, GNA – Ghana is ready to receive the mortal remains of its illustrious son, Kofi Annan, who headed the United Nations (UN) from 1997 to 2006. President Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo is at the Kotoka International Airport to receive the body for a State Funeral, which would begin on Tuesday, September 11 and […]