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Awal Advises Canadian Businesses To Go Beyond Investment In Mining

Monday, February 27, 2017 Minister for Business Development, Ibrahim Mohammed Awal has challenged Canadian businesses in the country to expand their scope of investments beyond mining to other critical sectors of the Ghanaian economy such as Agri-business, and tourism. The Minister made this call when executives of the Ca ...

Paul Ansah heads GPHA … after years of dedicated service

Monday, February 27, 2017 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed Mr Paul Ansah, a Communication and marketing expert as the new Director General of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA). In a letter of appointment to the new Director General President, President Akufo-Addo wrote: Pursuant to section 8 ...

More companies producing Cool Pac Sachet … Under the authority of Voltic Ghana Limited, FDA

Monday, February 27, 2017 It is now evident that Cool Pac sachet water, the 29 percent sachet water consuming public patronise, might have been produced by one of numerous sachet water producing companies in the country. All Cool Pac sachet water bagged in Voltic branded bags are not produced by one single company, and, t ...

TOR GRA Collection Point has no internet connection

Monday, February 27, 2017 The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) office at the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) has no internet connection to enhance revenue collection and being up-to-date with the operations of their stakeholders. In the Greater Accra Region, the TOR GRA comes next to the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), wh ...

Kunsuhene donates education materials to schools

Monday, February 27, 2017 Nana Agyemang Badu Duah, Chief of Kunsu in the Ahafo Ano South District, has donated teaching and learning materials to schools in about 33 communities under his jurisdiction. The items included books and boxes of chalk, worth about GH 25,000, to help improve teaching and learning in the benefici ...

Equipping our hospitals with HESIF

Monday, February 27, 2017 The UK Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson, was in Ghana recently to discuss trade and developmental partnership with The Republic of Ghana; and in the process announced an 18.5ml British Pounds grant to finance the equipping of some Government Health Facilities in Wa, Tepa, Bekwai, and in Kumasi. W ...

13 petrol tankers catch fire @ Tema

Monday, February 27, 2017 From John Bediako, Tema At least, three persons, including a fire officer, sustained various degrees of injury when fire consumed 13 tankers loaded with petroleum products ready for export. Only two of the loaded tankers were spared by the raging inferno. It took fire tenders ...

Muntaka riles over xenophobic attacks … Charges fellow Africans to boycott S/African products

Monday, February 27, 2017 By Maxwell Ofori, Parliament House The Member of Parliament (MP) for Asawase constituency and Minority Chief Whip, Alhaji Muntaka Mohammed Mubarak, has thrown a challenge to African countries to stop patronising South African products, as a protest against the xenophobic attacks. His comm ...

Property And Planning Institute Of Technology Holds Maiden Seminar

Monday, February 27, 2017 The real estate industry is the fastest growing sector of the Ghanaian economy driving high investments and opportunities in the country inspite of the worrying trend due of lack of data accessibility. It is for this and many other reasons that the Property and Planning Institute of Techno ...
President Akufo-Addo

Give Me Good Advice – Akufo-Addo To C’cil of State

Monday, February 27, 2017 President Akufo-Addo has urged the newly sworn-in Council of State members to give him good counsel and not just be an extension of the executive arm of government. The president told the 25-member council to be an efficient advisory body that will engage the presidency to work effectively to mee ...
Nii Ofei III – Ex-Chief of Kokrobite

Kokrobite Mantse’s Capacity As Chief Withdrawn

Monday, February 27, 2017 The Ministry of Chieftaincy and Traditional Affairs acting upon the request or instructions of Oblempong Nii Kojo Ababio V, Paramount Chief and President of Ngleshie Alata Traditional Council has set aside the status or capacity of Nii Ofei III as Ngleshie Kokrobite Mantse. The Paramount C ...
Apostle Charles Hackman, CEO of the H4P Organization presents the H4P Lifetime Special Award to Madam Francois.

H4P Celebrates Madam Salome Francois For 45 Years Of Dedication To Special Education

Monday, February 27, 2017 The H4P Organization, on 14th February, 2017, Valentine rsquo;s Day or the National Chocolate Day, a day where most people show love in various ways to their loved ones, launched its 6th anniversary celebration dubbed, the ldquo;Celebration of Love rdquo; at the New Horizon ...

Ghana's capacity to regulate GMOs receive major boost

Monday, February 27, 2017 Ghana rsquo;s capacity to regulate crops produced using Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) technology has received a major boost following the release of guidelines on the use of GMOs in the country. That rsquo;s according to Eric Okoree who is Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety A ...
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