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Docket Of Mp's Alleged Killer Sent To Ag's Office

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Joyce Danso, GNA Accra, May 4, GNA - A duplicate docket on Daniel Asiedu, the alleged killer of Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu, the former Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, has been forwarded to Attorney General's office for advice. Prosecuting, Superintendent of Police Francis Baah, told th ...

MP for Navrongo donates to inmates

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Samuel Akapule, GNA Navrongo (UE), May 4, GNA - Mr Mark Woyongo, the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Navrongo central, has donated assorted medicines and toiletries to the inmates of the Navrongo Prison. The donation followed an appeal made by the management of the Navrongo Prison to the MP ...

ECOWAS, UNDP, EU partner to reduce small arms

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Kenneth Sackey, GNA Accra , May 4, GNA - The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), is working on a strategy to deal with the menace of Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) in the sub region. European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are supporting th ...

SADA to partner Polytechnics to train students

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Samuel Akapule, GNA Sumbrungu (UE) May 4, GNA - The Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) is to partner with the Bolgatanga Polytechnic to train and equip students with the requisite skills and attitudes to meet the demands of industries. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of SADA, ...

Broll Ghana undertakes health walk as part of 10th anniversary

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 Accra, May 4, GNA - Staff of Broll Ghana Limited from across the country on May Day, participated in a health walk as part of the activities lined up to celebrate the company's 10th anniversary. Broll Ghana, the nation's premier formalised property and related services company launched its 10th a ...

Reduce tax on newspaper production - Editors Forum

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Iddi Yire, GNA Accra, May 5, GNA - Ms Ajoa Yeboah-Afari, the Chairperson of the Editors Forum, Ghana has called for tax reduction on newspaper production inputs, so that newspapers can be affordable again; to boost their circulation and help sustain the papers. 'Here in Ghana, we have achieve ...

Workshop on teenage pregnancy held for Kayayei

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Kwamina Tandoh, GNA Accra, May 5, GNA - The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in collaboration with African Development Bank has organised a day's sensitization workshop on teenage pregnancy for female head porters (Kayayei) in the Greater Accra Region. The workshop was to ed ...

Upper East inaugurates Child Protection Committee

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Samuel Akapule Bolgatanga, May 4, GNA - The Upper East Region has inaugurated a Child Protection Committee to coordinate the activities of Child Protection bodies in the Region to ensure the proper maintenance and development of children in the area. The Regional Child Protection Committee is ...

Stakeholders schooled on child protection policy

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Bertha Badu-Agyei, GNA Koforidua, May 4, GNA - Stakeholders from the ministries, departments and agencies working in children's interest have been schooled on the Child and Family Welfare Policy (CFWP) implementation in Koforidua, to establish the relevance of the policy in protecting children's ...

Mini Trial in Koala Robbery Case

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Joyce Danso, GNA Accra, May 3, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court hearing the Koala Robbery case is to conduct a mini trial to ascertain whether or not two of the accused persons statements were taken under duress. This comes in the wake of defence counsel's objection to tendering of the statements ...

Ada youths seek accountability on land sale

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Gideon Assinu, Big Ada Big Ada, May 4, GNA - Some aggrieved youths of Kudragbe divisional clan at Big Ada in the Greater Accra Region have protested against alleged improper sale of clan lands and called on their elders to be transparent. According to the leader of the youths, Mr Rockson Serw ...

Children need career guidance, clinical psycologist

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Laudia Nunoo Shai Hills, May 4, GNA - Parents have been advised to encourage their children to participate in career guidance activities in order to develop early interest in working towards their chosen careers. Mr Ebenezer Tetteh Kpalam, Executive Director of Kinder Foundation, who gave the ...

Ghana's media climate highly favourable - GJA

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 By Patience A. Gbeze, GNA Accra, May 3, GNA - Ghana's stable and formidable position on the World Press Freedom Index since the Fourth Republic is an indication that the media climate in the country is highly favourable to free expression and media practice. Mr Affail Monney, the President of th ...
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