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Stratcomm Africa Launches 'our Story Your Story' Initiative

Monday, October 20, 2014 Strategic Communications Africa Ltd Stratcomm Africa has launched Our Story, Your Story, a ground-breaking showcasing of Ghanaian entrepreneurship, perseverance and excellence on 14 th October, 2014 at the Alisa Hotel in Accra. The event was attended by many dignitaries including the Japanes ...

Mahama pleased with Ghana's preparation to deal with Ebola

Monday, October 20, 2014 Ghanas preparation to effectively contain any possible outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus is firmly on course, President John Mahama has emphasized. The disease has killed close to five thousand people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. But no infection has been recorded in Ghana which Pr ...

Martin Amidu, Manasseh Azure Awuni, Anas to be awarded for fighting corruption

Monday, October 20, 2014 Former Attorney-General Martin Amidu and journalists Manasseh Azure Awuni and Anas Aremeyaw Anas are to be awarded for their tireless campaign against corruption in the country. Key civil society organizations and private companies as part of the awards ceremony are embarking on a march Tuesday ...

Action Prayer Network International intercedes for Nigeria

Monday, October 20, 2014 Action Prayer Network International, a prayer group within the Christian Action Faith Ministry has held a powerful prayer summit for Nigeria. The non-denominational intercessory prayer summit was aimed at mobilizing Ghanaians and Nigerians on one big platform to intercede for the nation at it fa ...

Health Volunteers Trained To Educate Parents On Good Nutrition

Monday, October 20, 2014 Mampong-Akuapem, Oct. 17, GNA-The AMPA Resource Organisation, a Non-Governmental Organisation NGO, is embarking on a Behaviour Change Communication project on nutrition to complement the efforts of the Ghana School Feeding Programme. It has therefore trained a total of 30 health vol ...

Matilda Amissah Arthur Donates To Rafikki Orphanage And Oguaa Football For Hope Centre In C/R

Monday, October 20, 2014 The wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Matilda Amissah-Arthur, has urged children in various orphanages to learn work hard and give maximum respect to their caregivers.She invoked divine blessings on the children their parents and caregivers, with best wishes to carry out their activities. ...

Institute Of Local Government Studies Holds Matriculation

Monday, October 20, 2014 Accra, Oct. 20, GNA-The Institute of Local Government Studies ILGS has matriculated a total of 76 graduate students, made up of 63 males and 13 females, to pursue programmes leading to the award of maters degree. The programmes include Master of Arts in Local Government Administra ...

Gov't Lawyers Still On Strike Over Unpaid Allowances

Monday, October 20, 2014 Marietta Brew Appiah Oppong, Minister of Justice and Attorney General Thirteen days after they embarked on an indefinite strike, lawyers in the Attorney Generals Department in the Brong Ahafo and Ashanti Regions are still on strike following the delay in the payment of their allowances. Th ...

Director Of Public Affairs At National Petroleum Authority Launches Scathing Attack On Former Colleagues In The Media

Monday, October 20, 2014 The Director of Public Affairs at the National Petroleum Authority, Yaro Kasangbata has launched a scathing attack on members of the media profession and accused them of bias against activities of the authority.This follows what he describes as a lack of interest by his former media colle ...

PZ Cusson launches Carex essay writing competition on hand washing

Monday, October 20, 2014 PZ Cussons has launched the Carex Essay Writing Competition in Accra aimed at helping kids write about the hand washing activities they do daily. The maiden edition of the competition dubbed: Why l wash my hands regularly is also for the students to learn the skills of building an argument to ...

Postpone AFCON 2015; Christian Council of Ghana demands

Monday, October 20, 2014 The Christian Council of Ghana says the Confederation of African Football CAF must postpone next years event in the wake of the Ebola outbreak. The Council believes it is a big mistake for CAF to be shopping for a country that will host the 2015 tournament while the continent grapples with th ...

Load shedding to improve as VRA, Bui increase generation

Monday, October 20, 2014 The ongoing load shedding programme across the country may soon improve considerably following measures taken by power producers to increase generation capacity. The Bui Dam is now operating at full capacity following a slight improvement in the water level. Head of Communications at the Bui ...

Ridge Hospital accused of negligence following death of 18-year-old

Monday, October 20, 2014 A father whose 18-year old son died at the Ridge Hospital in Accra on October 4, 2014 is accusing hospital officials of negligence. Joshua Amartey told Joy News he rushed his son Benjamin Amarteyto the hospital at dawn on October 3, when he complained of a stomach ache but the doctor on duty tu ...
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