Author: Kofi Adu Domfeh

Taming The Climate For The Sake Of Agricultural Production

Monday, November 24, 2014
The extremes of weather conditions cause severe disruptions to agricultural production systems, the environment, and the biodiversity that supports food production systems. This phenomenon of climate change is expected to complicate efforts in finding solutions to the problem of Africas agricul ...

Luv Fm Partners Tigo For 2014 Skuuls Reunion

Saturday, November 22, 2014
The Baba Yara Sports Stadium is bubbling with excitement as folks of registered old school associations in the northern sector of Ghana converge for the 10th edition of the Luv Fm Skuuls Reunion in Kumasi.The Reunion is the biggest outdoor event in the Garden city, offering a platform for the va ...

Managing An Efficient Water-energy-food Nexus In The Face Of Climate Change

Friday, November 21, 2014
The future population growth in Africa means there will be a corresponding increase in water, energy, and food consumption these three are tightly connected.Water is essential for crop production and energy creation whilst energy is needed to clean and transport water for crop irrigation. Thes ...

Private Sector Gets Conscious Of Climate Change Developments

Friday, November 21, 2014
Climate Change has been identified as one of the major challenges to sustainable growth and development in developing economies like Ghana.Businesses are as vulnerable as local communities to the negative effects of the changing climate extreme weather conditions affect food production, forest ...

Ghana To Benefit From Eutelsat And Spacecom Digital Market Expansion

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Eutelsat Communications, one of the worlds leading satellite operators has signed a partnership agreement with Spacecom to drive expansion of digital entertainment services at one of Africas fastest-growing video neighbourhoods. The two companies have established a framework for cross-commer ...

Npa Clamps Down On Illegal Sales Of Petroleum Products In Ashanti

Tuesday, November 18, 2014
The National Petroleum Authority NPA is embarking on a three-day exercise to clamp down on illegal sales of petroleum products in the Ashanti region.The operation is in collaboration with the security agencies, targeting table top sellers of petrol and diesel in the Kumasi metropolis and Ejisu ...

Market Women Suspect Excessive Use Of Agro-chemicals In Vegetable Production

Thursday, November 13, 2014
Some market women in Kumasi suspect wrong use of agro-chemicals by farmers in vegetable production affects the quality of farm produce during preservation.The traders complain they can no longer use the old method of preservation to store fresh vegetables for future sales.They believe farmer ...

Medical Laboratories Uneasy At Delayed Implementation Of Policies To Govern Sector

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Government needs to put three policy documents into operations to advance the quest of improving the quality medical laboratory systems and practice in Ghana.The National Health Laboratory Policy, the National Health Laboratory Strategic Policy and the National Health Laboratory Accreditation Po ...

Daasebre Oti Boateng Re-elected To The Un Expert Body

Monday, November 10, 2014
The Omanhene New Juaben Traditional Area, Daasebre Professor Emeritus Oti Boateng, has been re-elected as a member of the UN expert body, the International Civil Service Commission ICSC for a four-year term effective 1st January 2015.The Fifth Committee of the United Nations, at its formal m ...

Woodworkers Association Challenges Parliament Over Quality Of Local Furniture

Friday, November 07, 2014
Local woodworkers are challenging Parliament to test their skills in the wake of concerns about the quality of chairs imported from China for the House.President of the Woodworkers Association of Ghana WAG, Reynolds Debrah, says members are prepared to produce free samples for comparison with ...

Future Of Broadcasting Industry Discussed At Discop Africa

Friday, November 07, 2014
The future of broadcasting has been the focus of discussions at the ninth edition of DISCOP Africa, an annual tradeshow that brings together buyers, sellers and producers of televised entertainment content, seeking to do business with and across the continent.This years conference is significan ...

Gsma Introduces Code Of Conduct For Mobile Money Providers

Thursday, November 06, 2014
The GSMA has launched a Code of Conduct for Mobile Money Providers, outlining a series of common business principles to enable the development of safe and responsible digital financial services. The first mobile network operators MNOs to endorse the Code are Airtel, Avea, Axiata, Etisalat, Mil ...

Mobile Subscribers In Sub-saharan Africa To Hit Half A Billion By 2020 – New Gsma Report

Thursday, November 06, 2014
The number of unique mobile subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa will pass the half billion mark in 2020 as mobile services become increasingly affordable and accessible to millions of currently unconnected citizens across the region. Unique mobile subscriber penetration as a percentage of the regi ...
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