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Nurses Group Threaten To Sue Government Over Unpaid Salaries

Friday, October 24, 2014 A group calling itself Coalition of Unpaid Nurses is threatening to sue government over unpaid salaries The group insists they have not received their salaries for the past 15 months. The group, made up of over 1000 nurses says the situation has brought untold hardship on them. Speaking ...

We Haven't 'Chopped' Your Money - Haruna Iddrisu To Labour Groups

Friday, October 24, 2014 Haruna Iddrisu Government is insisting it has not spent monies deducted from the salaries of workers for their tier two pension scheme. Though the Minister of Labour and Relations, Haruna Iddrisu refused to disclose the amount of money accrued so far, he insisted the money is intact and it is ...

Ghana to activate Ebola Helpline to stay alert on the disease

Friday, October 24, 2014 Leading IT firm, IPMC Ghana is supporting the Ministry of Health to activate an Ebola Helpline to aid information dissemination on the deadly virus to the general public. Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Amar Deep Singh Hari, who disclosed this to Luv News, says a unique telephone ...

De-Politicize NHIS For Effective Management – NMH

Friday, October 24, 2014 The General Manager of the Nationwide Mutual Healthcare NMH, Mr. Antony Sowah, has bemoaned the excessive politicization of the National Health Insurance Scheme NHIS which has derailed the effective management of the scheme to the advantage of the ordinary people.According to him, pol ...

Political Science Lecturer Praises Nana Addo’s Choice Of Dr Bawumia As Running Mate

Friday, October 24, 2014 The Head of Political Science Department at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has praised the choice of Dr Mahamudu Bawumia as the 2016 running mate of Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo.The newly elected Presidential Candidate of the largest opposition party kept faith wit ...

Derma Area Rural Bank Limited Opens New Branch In Sunyni

Friday, October 24, 2014 The Derma Area Rual Bank Limited has opened a new bank in Sunyani, capital of the Brong Ahafo region. The head office of the bank is currently stationed at Dermaa and with other branches in Techimantia, Bechem, both in the Tano South District, Duayaw Nkwanta in the Tano North District, and Tepa i ...

Trust government with your pension - Haruna appeals to workers

Friday, October 24, 2014 Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Haruna Iddrisu is counseling workers to invest their trust in government rather than in a union or a scheme. Gripped by the fear of the unknown, the minister told striking public sector workers that government wants to be part of the operationalizatio ...

Official says lack of subsidized fertilizer affecting agriculture

Friday, October 24, 2014 Lack of subsidy on fertilizer is affecting agriculture production, especially rice farming in the Birim Central Municipality. Mr. Anthony Kodjo Prah, the Birim Central Municipal Director of Agriculture, said this to the Ghana News AgencyGNA Media Auditing and Tracking of Development Projects t ...

Sunyani to host breast cancer race on Saturday

Friday, October 24, 2014 Ghana will host this years Susan G Komen race for the cure of breast cancer tomorrow, Saturday 25 th October 2014 in the Brong Ahafo regional capital, Sunyani. President of Breast Care International Dr. Beatrice Wiafe Addai will lead the race that would be attended by thousands of people to dra ...

Ghana to stimulate economic development measures for rural women

Friday, October 24, 2014 Ghana on Friday outlined before the 59th Session of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women CEDAW, to stimulate economic development, reduce poverty, and promote social stability among rural women. Government has also initiated pro-active decentralized, ...

David Afugani appointed KickStar International Regional Director of West Africa

Friday, October 24, 2014 KickStart International, a non-profit social enterprise based in San Francisco, has appointed David Afugani as its Regional Director in charge of West Africa. The organisation develops and mass market low-cost irrigation solutions sold to thousands of small holder farmers in most developing co ...

Public sector strike continues to bite

Friday, October 24, 2014 Public sector workers have pushed their strike up a notch, to the detriment of Ghanaians who are in dire need of medical care. At the West Hospital in Tamale, for instance, patients have been turned away because doctors and health service workers have laid down their tools as public sector worke ...
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Turkey Increases Assistance

Friday, October 24, 2014 The Turks are set to increase their activities in the country as a means of supporting the needy and contributing towards the educational development of the country. This came to light when a two-man delegation from the Galaxy International School, Accra, paid a courtesy call on the DAILY GUIDE ...
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