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Tamale hosts 8th National Food and Agriculture Fair

FAGRO has commenced the 2017 National Food and Agriculture Show at the Tamale Sports Stadium Tuesday 26, September under the theme: Creating Jobs in Agriculture, Northern Region in Focus, Rite FM  has learnt. The five-day fair was scheduled to span between ...

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First Lady promises to build cancer treatment centre in Ghana

  The First Lady , Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo has pledged to  mobilise resources to build a cancer treatment centre in Ghana. This, she said, would be done with support from the Forum of African First Ladies Against Cancers. The First ...

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Ghana don’t need additional public holiday – Ghanaians caution President

The President, Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo, has proposed the designation of August 4 as the Founders Day and September 21 as Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day. In line with that, he will push for legalization of the two dates as ...

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Founders Day to be Aug. 4, Sept. 21 to Honour Nkrumah’s memory

President Nana Akufo-Addo is to propose legislation to designate August 4 as Founders Day. This is according to a statement from the Presidency signed by its Director of Communications, Eugine Arhin. The birthday of Ghana’s first President, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, ...

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Govt foreseen Free SHS challenges – Deputy Education Minister

A Minister of State in charge of Education at the presidency, Professor Kwesi Yankah, has denied the challenges that have hit the implementation of the government’s free Senior High School (SHS) policy is due to lack of proper planning. Although ...

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40,000 to be employed as sanitation officers-Govt

As part of Government effort to make Ghana clean and free from filth, forty thousand sanitation officers are to be employed to augment the work of environmental health officers in the Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources. The ministry’s programme ...

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Queen Mothers School On New Chieftancy Laws.

The Attorney General’s department of the Justice and Attorney General Ministry in collaboration with the Chieftaincy Ministry has organized a one day workshop for paramount Queen Mothers from Greater Accra and Eastern regions. The conference was held on Thursday 17th, ...

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Privatization Of VRA Thermal Plants Will Plunge Ghana’s Security Into Doom

Government has advertised the sale of at least a majority stake in specified thermal plants owned by the Volta River Authority (VRA). This revelation has been characterize by attacks and discomfort among concern Ghanaians. Human Right Activist Mr Adongo Asampua, ...

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Use Resources Judiciously-Minister Tells MMDCEs

The minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hon. Hajia Alima Mahama has cautioned Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives to make wise use of financial resources that comes to their disposal. The minister made the call at a workshop ...

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Stakeholders discuss project to control galamsey

Mr Peter Amewu (middle) interacting with some of the participants after the opening Mr Peter Amewu (middle) interacting with some of the participants after the opening A national validation stakeholders’ workshop on a project to control illegal mining (galamsey) activities ...

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