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Method of teaching a contributing factor to students failure- P. R. O. of G .E. S

The Public Relations Officer ( P. R. O) for the Upper Manya Ghana Education Service (G. E. S)  unit has said that, the method and the approach some teachers use in teaching is a contributing factor to the poor marks ...

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NPA, GRTCC meets over 9% fuel increment; prices to go up in the offing

The national petroleum authority (NPA) and the Ghana road transport coordinating council (GRTCC) and other stakeholders have met in Accra Monday to discuss issues relating to the 9% fuel price increment. According to Mr. Alhaji Aliyu Baba (Alhaji super star) ...

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Several Factors Account for Post-harvest losses  – Nana Obeng Nuako III

The second (2nd) National Best Farmer for the year 2014, has revealed that, there are a lot of factors that account for post-harvest loses which farmers must know. According to Nana Obeng Miako the III, in Ghana, farming activities depend ...

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Farmers demand immediate release of fertilizer subsidy

The Ashanti Regional President of Ghana National Association of Farmers and Fishermen, Rev. Kojo Nkrumah has said that, farmers are demanding for the immediate release of the government subside fertilizer to groom their crops. He noted that, this the time ...

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Gov’t, MoFA should seek ideas from African countries to deal with Fulani’s farming

The 2014 National Best Farmer Mr. George Asamoah has advised the government and the ministry of food and agriculture to seek farmers and experts from other African countries to adapt their ways of farming. According to him, this will help ...

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MP denies allegation of statement against the poor in ‘DUMSOR’ Saga

The Honorable Member of Parliament for Lower Manya Constituency; Ebenezer Okletey TerLarbi, has denied ever saying that, poor people are the ones complaining about the power crisis. He made these comments in an interview on Rite FM’s “Platform”. Reacting to ...

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Bacteria Black Spot Affecting Mangoes

Dr. James F.T.  Awaitey, a mango farmer has said that, aside the fruit flies which is something trending now, Bacteria Black spot disease has started affecting mangoes. According to Dr. James F. T Awaitey, it has come to their notice ...

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Blue Skies Limited Has Put In Measures To Eradicate Fruit Flies

The chief Agronomist for Blue Skies Limited in Nsawam, Mr. Ernest Ablorh has said that they have put in place measures to help farmers eradicate fruit flies completely. According to Mr. Ernest Ablorh, initially, farmers were using male annihilation technique ...

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Friends of Akosombo celebrates this year Easter in aid of promoting Akosombo tourist centers

This year’s Easter celebration in aid of promoting the good image of Akosombo and beautiful tourist centers. Friends of Akosombo pulled more people into Akosombo Township with their 2nd edition of their group seminar. The seminar which was aiming at making ...

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Rice farmers call on president to fulfill his promise

The former President of Osudoku Co-Operative Society Mr. Gideon Martey has called on President John Dramani Mahama deliver on his promise of providing a rice processing plant to the farmers at Asutuare. According to Mr. Martey the president made the promise in ...

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