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Tragedy At Agomanya – Father Of Four Electrocuted To Death

Tragedy struck Friday night at a vehicle washing bay located at the Roman Junction at Agomanya in the Manya Krobo district of the Eastern region when a young believed to be in his early thirties was electrocuted to death. Narrating ...

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Ghana needs an innovative agric-financing policy

The fortunes of Ghana’s once budding agriculture sector has for some time now taken a nosedive and yet to recover to appreciable levels. The agric sector, under successive government regimes, upon return to constitutional rule, in the early 90’s, have ...

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Enhancing food security; Ghana launches maize stakeholders platform

To complement and accomplish the objectives of many agricultural projects in the country, especially the Support to Agricultural Research for Development of Strategic Crops in Africa (SARDSC), Ghana has launched its Maize Stakeholders Association. SARD SC aims at enhancing food ...

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Veep Amissah-Arthur is 65 today

Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, Ghana’s vice president, is 65 years today, Friday April 29. The former governor of the Bank of Ghana was sworn in as vice president on 6 August, 2012, following vetting by parliament. He was nominated by President ...

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Growing Closeness Between Rawlings And Akuffo Addo Diabolical And Unholy – Walter Homenu

Constituency Chairman of the Lower Manya Krobo branch of the National Democratic Congress in the Eastern Region, Mr. David Walter Homenu has descended heavily on his party Founder, ex-president Jerry John Rawlings, describing his relationship with New Patriotic Party leader ...

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Fertiliser plant to enhance ghana’s Agricultural development

The Co-Chair of the Ghana Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative (GEITI) has urged the Ghanaian government to establish a fertilizer manufacturing plant to boost agricultural productivity. Dr. Steve Manteaw told Xinhua recently that it was important to put in place measures ...

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COCOBOD determined to improve the cocoa industry

Alhaji Hassan Iddris, the Chairman of the Supreme Consultative Council (SCC) of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), has commended the administration of Dr. Stephen Opuni for its effort in advancing the growth of the industry. He said Dr. Opuni, the ...

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Farmers introduced to additional source of income

Farmers in forest reserve areas are being introduced to tree farming as an additional livelihood venture under a project by the Forestry Commission. Nearly 150 farmers in three districts of the Ashanti Region have been earmarked to benefit from a ...

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NSAs urged to strengthen agric value chain

The Deputy Minister of Agriculture in charge of crops, Hon Dr. Yakubu Alhassan, has urged Ghana’s Non-State Actors (NSAs) in agric, to strengthen and energize Africa’s agricultural value chain for a sustainable production. According to the Minister, such effort will ...

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Strategic Planning Essential To Risk Free Business

By: Ahiador Catherine: Running a business has become one of the vital means to boost the economic status of a country. Due to this the government has built so many industries to help boost the economic status of the country. ...

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