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Rejuvenating Patriotism Among The Youth: Asuogyaman Holds 2018 Voluntary Youth Camp

The Asuogyaman District has held the 2018 Eastern Regional Youth Camp under the theme: “Promoting voluntarism for national development”. The first of its kind under the government of H.E. President Akufo Addo, the event brought together hundreds of young people ...

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Nyonkopa Cocoa to fight poverty through “Forever Chocolate Programme”

Nyonkopa Cocoa Buying Limited, a subsidiary of Barry Callebaut, the world’s largest chocolate manufacturer has launched a project seeking to among other objectives, eradicate poverty among cocoa farmers. The project dubbed, “Forever Chocolate Programme” is expected to lift about 100,000 ...

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COCOBOD CEO warns of troubling times for cocoa sector

Chief Executive Officer of COCOBOD, Joseph Boahen Aidoo has warned cocoa farmers against the use of chemicals since this could affect cocoa production levels. Interacting with the 2018 National Best Cocoa Farmer, Charles Gyamfi, the promising young cocoa farmer, Paul ...

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Chamber of agribusiness Ghana holds Ghana Agribusiness Excellence and Leadership Awards

The Chamber Of Agribusiness Ghana on Friday night presented several individuals, companies and organizations with deserving awards at the Ghana Agribusiness Excellence and Leadership Awards at a special ceremony at the Ange Hill Hotel in Accra in honour of the ...

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Rite FM, Chairman Davies win big at Ghana Agribusiness Excellence and Leadership Awards

For the second year running, Rite FM has been awarded in recognition of the station’s enviable feats, this time, in media agribusiness. The station beat off competition from Accra based Citi FM and Akuafo TV to emerge winners of the ...

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Herman Suede wows students of Legacy Girls in live concert

15-year-old multitalented Herman Suede, (real name Jason Herman Bortei-Doku) over the weekend thrilled students of the Legacy Girls’ Senior High School in Akuse in the Eastern Region during a campus entertainment show. The students got the treat of the year ...

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Manya Krobo residents demonstrate against their paramount chief over land dispute

Some residents of Odumase Krobo including chiefs, Dade Mantse’s, elders and members from five division of Manya Krobo are demonstrating against their paramount chief (Konor) for allegedly taking and litigating over individual and families lands. The protestors also accuse Nene ...

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Rite FM holds ‘Car Akwantuo Dialogue’

Rite FM in collaboration with the Ghana Police Service and the Somanya Drivers Union on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 held its first ever road safety stakeholders forum. Dubbed ‘Car Akwantuo Dialogue,’ the event held under the theme; Drive Alive, I‘ll ...

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Nyonkopa’s agribusiness award owed to its relative successes – Head of Operations

Head of Operations at Nyonkopa Cocoa Buying Limited, Mr. Pious Vincent Abakah has told Rite news in an interview that the company’s strides and successes over the last two years accounted for its current award of Agribusiness Company of the ...

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Commodities on the rise at Agomanya market ahead of Christmas

Most commodities are recording increases on the Agomanya market ahead of the Christmas celebrations. Prices of tomato produce on the market has increased astronomically despite decreases in the price of the commodity across various markets in the country. Esoko Ghana ...

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