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October 25, 2017 2:47 PM Kenneth Ashigbey launches Carista Ghana E-Waste Management Project

Accra, Oct 24, GNA – Mr Kenneth Ashigbey, the out-going Managing Director, Graphic Communications Group Limited, has launched the Carista Ghana E-Waste Management Project in Accra. Carista Ghana, which is the development and relief wing of the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference, is committed to leading the Church’s effort in Ghana to address the looming 43

October 25, 2017 2:22 PM Miss malaika 2017 grand finale set for November 4th

Ten delegates out of the many who made if for the auditions have been outstanding in every way and come Saturday November 4th each of the ten would have to prove to the judges why they must be crowned queen for miss Malaika 2017. The variety of activity lined up for the night is guaranteed to get patrons glued to their seats until the queen is finally 52

October 25, 2017 5:16 AM Solutions to recurring gas explosions; beyond the blame game [Article]

The proliferation of petrol and gas filling stations across the country has raised safety concerns amidst the less than satisfactory compliance with minimum environmental safety requirement in the operations of these facilities. Available statistics indicate that between 2014 and 2017, Ghana has witnessed eight major gas explosions – the Kwame Nkrumah 100

October 25, 2017 5:02 AM Nana Konadu wants more women in partisan politics

Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, the Former First Lady of Ghana has called on Africa nations to create affirmative action for more women to participate in partisan politics. Agyeman-Rawlings made this call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Abuja. According to her, if West Africa countries can enact laws that will support 103

October 25, 2017 4:39 AM Operations of small-scale miners to be audited – Amewu

Government would soon audit the operations of small-scale miners across the country as the basis to approve the continuation of their activities. Mr John Peter Amewu, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, made the disclosure when he met the Progressive Small-scale Miners Association in Accra on Tuesday. He said the Ministry would come out on Thursday 44

October 24, 2017 3:03 PM US committed to Ghana’s strengthening of cybersecurity

The United States (US) is committed to supporting Ghana to strengthen its cyber security capacity to enable Ghanaians to educate themselves through internet access to compete in the 21st century economy. Mr Robert P. Jackson, the US Ambassador to Ghana, explained that this would help lift Ghana’s economy to new heights. “I am pleased that the government 77

October 23, 2017 5:21 AM UCC to run joint and dual degree programmes

The University Of Cape Coast (UCC) is seeking to introduce more flexibility in programme choices and modes of delivery through the implementation of Joint and Dual Degree programmes to keep up with international best practice. This, according to the Vice Chancellor, Professor Joseph Ghartey Ampiah was necessary to meet the increasing demand of employers 25

October 21, 2017 10:27 AM Slashing NCA fines by 50% refreshing but… – Sam George

The Member of Parliament for the Ningo-Prampram Constituency, has welcomed a decision by the National Communications Authority (NCA), to slash by 50 percent fines it imposed on some radio stations cited for non-renewal of their licenses. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) legislator had earlier accused the NCA of contravening certain constitutional 51

October 20, 2017 3:27 PM Marine component of joint taskforce move to operation area

Obuasi (Ash), Oct 20, GNA – The nation’s drive to save the environment from being destroyed through illegal mining has accelerated with deployment of the marine component of the joint military/police taskforce (Operation Vanguard). Equipped with assault boats, outboard motors, life jackets and other naval equipment, they would be operating in the Eastern 60

October 19, 2017 6:20 PM We’ll enforce media law or die trying

Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has refused to give in to pressure by the Minority in Parliament over sanctions levelled against 131 radio stations. She explained save some defaulting community radio stations that the Ministry will “deal a little leniently” with, the others will have their authorisations given to new applicants if the fines 25