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GOVERNMENT URGED TO PURSUE TRANSFORMATIONAL AGENDA IN ORDER TO ADDRESS INEQUALITY AND EXCLUSION IN OUR DEMOCRATIC SPACE

GOVERNMENT URGED TO PURSUE TRANSFORMATIONAL AGENDA IN ORDER TO ADDRESS INEQUALITY AND EXCLUSION IN OUR DEMOCRATIC SPACE

Development Economist and former Chief Executive of the Savanna Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), Charles Abugri has observed that high levels of spatial inequality traps have a correlation with violent conflicts. He said these are evident in the north of African countries such as Mali, Ivory coast, Kenya, Nigeria and Ghana where poverty, exclusion and marginalization […]

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OPEN DEFECATION REMAINS A THREAT TO GHANA’S ATTAINMENT OF THE SDGS BY 2030. THAT IS A CAUTION FROM THE DCE FOR TATALE/SANGULI

OPEN DEFECATION REMAINS A THREAT TO GHANA’S ATTAINMENT OF THE SDGS BY 2030. THAT IS A CAUTION FROM THE DCE FOR TATALE/SANGULI

The District Chief Executive for Tatale-Sanguli, Thomas Mbomba has said Open Defecation (OD) if not tackled with urgency could become a threat to Ghana’s attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the year 2030. According to him, the attainment of ODF status across Ghana is prerequisite for goal 6 of the SDGs which is […]

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PEACE ADVOCACY GROUP IMPLORES SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF DAGBON TO JOIN IN A PEACE WALK ON SATURDAY AS PART OF EFFORT TO RESTORE THE LAND TO NORMALCY

PEACE ADVOCACY GROUP IMPLORES SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF DAGBON TO JOIN IN A PEACE WALK ON SATURDAY AS PART OF EFFORT TO RESTORE THE LAND TO NORMALCY

The leadership of Dagbon Malima Zungo (DAMAZ) a peace advocacy group in Northern Region is to undertake a peace walk to remind the people of Dagbon about the need to safeguard peace and unity during and after the performance of the two funerals of their late kings. The three eminent Kings resolved that the Abudu […]

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“TOUGHER CONTROLS NEEDED TO CURTAIL THE LOCAL MANUFACTURE OF ARMS TO ENHANCE NATIONAL SECURITY,” SAYS PRESIDENT AKUFFO ADDO.

“TOUGHER CONTROLS NEEDED TO CURTAIL THE LOCAL MANUFACTURE OF ARMS TO ENHANCE NATIONAL SECURITY,” SAYS PRESIDENT AKUFFO ADDO.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged tougher controls to curtail the local manufacture of arms to enhance the security needed to ensure national socio-economic development. He said the assumption that all arms circulating in Ghana were smuggled into the country from neighbouring states was erroneous because a sizable quantity of small arms and light […]

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PWDS FACE DISCRIMINATION AT HEALTH FACILITIES IN SPITE OF GHANA’S RATIFICATION OF VARIOUS INTERNATIONAL CONVENTIONS

PWDS FACE DISCRIMINATION AT HEALTH FACILITIES IN SPITE OF GHANA’S RATIFICATION OF VARIOUS INTERNATIONAL CONVENTIONS

Although Ghana has ratified and adopted various international agreements on the rights of People with Disabilities (PWDs), they continue to face various forms of discrimination at health facilities. According to the 2010 census, 3.1 percent of PWDs in the country are females as against 2.9 percent of males; and in Eastern Region of the total […]

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UNICEF HAIL GHANA’S TREMENDOUS PROGRESS TOWARDS THE ELIMINATION OF CHILD MARRIAGES

UNICEF HAIL GHANA’S TREMENDOUS PROGRESS TOWARDS THE ELIMINATION OF CHILD MARRIAGES

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has hailed Ghana tremendous progress towards the elimination of Child Marriages. UNICEF’s Deputy Executive Director, Madam Fatoumata Ndiaye, said Ghana is one of the countries’ that had progressed towards eliminating child marriage actually because it had a framework of policies and laws in place, which were being implemented. She […]

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“OUR NEIGHBOUR’S AGRICULTURE GAINS SHOULD PUSH US,” PRESIDENT AKUFFO ADDO CHARGES GHANAIAN FARMERS

“OUR NEIGHBOUR’S AGRICULTURE GAINS SHOULD PUSH US,” PRESIDENT AKUFFO ADDO CHARGES GHANAIAN FARMERS

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo says  Ghana should take inspiration from the agricultural might of its neighbours and exploit the country’s incredible agricultural potential as it journeys to prosperity. He said Ghana’s agricultural production statistics paled in comparison to its western neighbour, Cote d’Ivoire, which had a lesser population compared to Ghana. Cote d’Ivoire […]

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AUDITOR GENERAL, APPEALS TO THE HEALTH ACCOUNTANTS TO SUPPORT GOVERNMENT TO WIN THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION AND IMPROVE HEALTH DELIVERY.

AUDITOR GENERAL, APPEALS TO THE HEALTH ACCOUNTANTS TO SUPPORT GOVERNMENT TO WIN THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION AND IMPROVE HEALTH DELIVERY.

The Auditor General, Daniel Yaw Domelevo, has appealed to the Health Accounting Staff Association of Ghana (HASAG) to support government to win the fight against corruption and improve health delivery. He said it was the duty of the auditors and accountants to help protect the public purse and other resources in the public sector to […]

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BUSINESSMAN, “IBRA ONE” HAULED BEFORE COURT FOR DEFRAUDING ANOTHER BUSINESSMAN

BUSINESSMAN, “IBRA ONE” HAULED BEFORE COURT FOR DEFRAUDING ANOTHER BUSINESSMAN

Accra businessman, Ibrahim Daouda aka “Ibra One,” has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly defrauding a colleague businessman of GH¢543,380.00 under the pretext of buying foreign currencies and transferring same into that colleague’s German-based Company account. Dauoda has been charged with defrauding by false pretences and two counts of uttering forged cheques. He […]

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