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Afag Wants Powers Of Telcos Devolved

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 While AFAG has and will continue to criticize government to show earnest commitment to the development of our ailing economy, we, as a matter of principle since 2009, has and will remain critical of the telecommunication service providers until when the interest of Ghanaian consumers take center ...

Political Players In Nigeria Must Respect ECOWAS Protocols—COYLIB

Monday, January 26, 2015 Although we are still in the early days of 2015, President John Dramani Mahama s promise of change of direction and proper service to humanity by placing the interest of citizens first, seems to be a mirage. Certain developments emerging in the first month of the year appear to be setting ...

Impact Of Corruption On Ghana’s Development Agenda: Concerns Of The Centre For African Democratic Affairs (CADA)

Monday, January 26, 2015 The issue of why corruption is a viable enterprise in poor countries including Ghana has often been raised on various paltforms. The causes of corruption are myriad; and they have political and cultural variables. The Centre for African Democratic Affairs (CADA)has recently observed that, there i ...

Young Professional Economists Network To Organize The New Economic Thinking Lecture

Sunday, January 25, 2015 The Young Professional Economists Network (YPEN), a non-profit; non-partisan and an independent global organization which is established to raise new economic thinkers for the 21st century and beyond, is set to host its maiden New Economic Thinking (NET) lecture on January 29, 2015. The NET Lectu ...

Ruby Has Erred But Her Accomplices Must Be Exposed- Friends Of Ruby (FOR)

Sunday, January 25, 2015 It has become imperative for the many admirers, supporters and sympathizers of Ruby to come open and begin asking probing but important questions about the dilemma in which our dear friend and sister find herself in. Firstly, we are not in any mood to complement our dear lady for her involvement ...

Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri: hundreds of thousands of civilians at grave risk

Sunday, January 25, 2015 A failure to protect hundreds of thousands of civilians could lead to a disastrous humanitarian crisis said Amnesty International with reports of two large scale attacks in Nigeria on the major north-eastern city of Maiduguri as well as the nearby town of Monguno. These ongoing attacks by Boko H ...

Nigerian Youths In Diaspora,ghana Chapter Declare Support Forpresident Goodluck Jonathan.

Saturday, January 24, 2015 The Nigerian Youths in Diaspora,Ghana Chapter have held an event in Accra Ghana to declare total support for President Goodluck Jonathan as he seeks reelection in the Presidential election that would hold on Feb 14th,2015. They premised their support on the achievement his administration have rec ...

Africa's Land And Seed Laws Under Attack

Friday, January 23, 2015 The lobby to industrialise food production in Africa is not only pouring money into plantation projects on the ground, it is changing African laws to serve foreign agribusiness as well. This is the main finding of a new report from the civil society organisations Alliance for Food Sovereignty in ...
Franklin Cudjoe Of IMANI Ghana

IMANI Ranked Second Most Influential Think Tank In Africa

Friday, January 23, 2015 IMANI is ranked second most influential think tank in Africa. Last year, it was number 4. Top Think Tanks in Sub-Saharan Africa out of 65 think tanks ranked 1. Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis (KIPPRA) (Kenya) Position: 2. IMANI Center for Policy and Education ...

Alleged Bribery Of Ghanaians Not To Participate In Anti-Government Demonstration: United Cadres’ Front Reacts

Friday, January 23, 2015 The United Cadres Front (UCF) of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) wish to express our disgust on the allegation by some so-called Ghanaian residents in Germany that the Government of Ghana, led by the National Democratic Congress, bribed some of our citizens not to partake in a demonstrati ...

The Hypocrisy Of OccupyGhana Exposed!

Thursday, January 22, 2015 We have noted with regret the loud silence of OCCUPYGHANA following the decision of transport owners not to reduce transport fares to reflect the 10% reduction in fuel prices by government. For the records, this was the group that called on the NPA and government (and legitimately so) to reduce ...

Tigo renovates New Tafo Government Hospital ‘Maternity Unit’

Thursday, January 22, 2015 Women in New Tafo and its surrounding communities in East Akim district of the Eastern region will now be able to deliver their babies in a safe, congenial and much comfortable environment because the Maternity Unit of the New Tafo Government Hospital has been refurbished by Tigo. The Maternity U ...

Engineering Week Celebration (tamale 2015) And Sada Business & Investment Forum (sabif 2015)

Thursday, January 22, 2015 Theme: Engineering, Opportunities and Shared Prosperity in the Savannah Region of Ghana TAMALE, MARCH 24-28, 2015 Accra, January 21, 2015 --The Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE) and the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) today launched a ground-breaking event which seeks t ...
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