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Manya Krobo Traditional Council condemns attack on Yilo NHIS manager, says indigenes of Yilo may have to leave Manya

Public Relations Officer of the Manya Krobo Traditional Council, Nene Asada Ahor II has condemned the attack launched on the manager of the National Health Insurance Scheme office in Somanya in the Yilo Krobo municipal. “I’m surprised the people of ...

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Upper Manya: PWDs cautioned against selling life sustaining aids

Following government directive regarding the disbursement and use of the Persons With Disability (PWD) share of the District Assembly Common Fund (DACF), the Upper Manya Krobo District Assembly has distributed economic and income generation items to 438 PWDs out of ...

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Public urged to consume fruits for health gains

The Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Health Promotion Officer, Miss Rose Lawer has encouraged the general public to cultivate the habit of eating fresh and safe fruits in addition to their regular meals for better health conditions. According to her, fruits ...

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Lack of market, importation forcing poultry farms to lay off workers

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Natta Farms, Mr. Thomas Adom has expressed worry over the company’s decision to lay off forty (40) of its workers as a result  of excessive importation of foreign poultry products into the country. According ...

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United Krobo Foundation maintains calls for free electricity supply to Krobos

Pressure group, United Krobo Foundation isn’t relenting in its push for free electricity supply to residents of two Krobo districts, Yilo Krobo and Lower Manya Krobo. The group has threatened to stage a massive demonstration against the Volta River Authority ...

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Chamber of Agribusiness Ghana to hold Agribusiness Excellency and Leadership Awards 2018

The Chamber of Agribusiness Ghana will on the 21st of December, 2018 host the Agribusiness Excellency and Leadership Awards 2018. At the event, the efforts and contributions of distinguished and deserving agribusinesses are expected to be honoured. Chief Executive Officer ...

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NFFAWAG boss maintains push for recognition of commercial farmers to achieve agric policies

Chairman of the National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners Association of Ghana, Davies Narh Korboe is reiterating his call for government to involve commercial farmers into its major policies to ensure their successful implementation. Additionally, the NFFAWAG boss said while ...

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2nd national best farmer recounts role of farming in her education

The 2018 National Best Farmer First Runner up has told Rite FM the critical interventionary role farming played in her quest to attain education. Madam Charity Akotia, a mother of four who has been farming since the tender age of ...

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Let’s expand our agric sector – 2018 National Best Farmer

The 2018 National Best Farmer, James Obeng Boateng has appealed to the government to expand the frontiers of agriculture in the country, by making it more attractive and lucrative. This, according to him, would help to attract a majority of ...

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60-year-old graduate is 2018 National Best Farmer

A 60-year-old farmer, James Obeng Boateng, from the Brong Ahafo region has been adjudged the 2018 National Best Farmer at a ceremony held in the Northern regional capital, Tamale. Mr. Boateng from the Nkoranza South district of the region has ...

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