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Yilo Krobo: Successful NABCO applicants hail government

Successful applicants of the Nation Builders Corps program in the Yilo Krobo Municipal have commended the government of the New Patriotic Party for the outstanding opportunities created to increase graduate employment in the country. The applicants while expressing their profuse ...

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Allocate Part of Capacity Building Funds to Assist Farmers – Farmer Davies Raps Donor Partners

The Chairman for the National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners Association of Ghana (NFFAWAG) is not happy with the huge sums of monies spent on capacity building workshops for farmers. Mr. Davies Narh Korboe believes that financially empowering farmers with ...

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Indiscriminate Defecation, Sexual Activities at Ogome Anglican JHS

Authorities of the Ogome Anglican School are grappling with incidents of incessant defecation in their classrooms and the use of the facility for various nefarious activities including sexual activities. Residents of Ogome in the Yilo Krobo district of the Eastern ...

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Rite FM Celebrates Fourteen Years on Kroboland

Farm Management Services Limited (FMSL Multimedia), operators of Rite 90.1 is celebrating fourteen years of operating in Somanya in the Eastern region. The station which formally began operations on Kroboland on the 24th of September, 2004 has over the years ...

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Consultations towards Formation of PERD Board Underway, Says Director of Crops

Government is in the process of establishing a board for the production of tree crops for its flagship programe, Planting for Export and Rural Development, PERD, Director of crops at the Ministry Of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), Mr. Seth Osei ...

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PERD Board Appropriate But Tread Cautiously – Cautions Dr. Alhassan Yakubu

Former deputy minister of agriculture in charge of crops, Dr Alhassan Yakubu is cautioning government to tread cautiously while taking steps to establish a board to oversee the smooth implementation of the Planting for Export and Rural Development, PERD. Dr ...

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Ghc 500 million fund: NFFAWAG Chairman Spells Modalities For Loan Assessment

The desire of the country’s farmers to access stress free credit facilities has received a big boost, thanks to government’s intervention to establish a Ghc 500m cedi facility to support farmers through loans at reasonable rates to sustain their farming ...

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Construction of Six Unit Classroom Block for Yokuenor M/A Underway

Construction works on a six-unit classroom block for the Piengua Yokuenor M/A Primary School is progressing smoothly, a recent visit to the school by the Hon MCE for Lower Manya Krobo and newsmen has revealed. The facelift of the school ...

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Former Dep Agric Minister Proposes “Serious Attention” Towards Realizing Ghana’s Transformational Agenda

The Former Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Ahmed Yakubu Alhassan has underscored the crucial role played by agriculture in the country. Dr. Alhassan Yakubu said the importance of agriculture cannot be underestimated as far as its contributions to the nation ...

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Human Habits to blame for Increasing Cases of Obesity in Ghana – Dietician

A Dietician at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi is blaming the increasing cases of overweight amongst the Ghanaian populace and its related effects on the various systems of the body, on improper human habits. Dr. Afuah Owusu ...

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