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October 19, 2017 5:42 PM UG-Total Inter-Hall Athletics Competition on Oct. 25

University of Ghana-Total Inter-Hall Athletics Competition opens at the University of Ghana Sports Stadium at Legon from Wednesday, October 25 to Friday, October 27. Mr Clenard Bawa, the Sports Organizer of the University, who disclosed this in Accra on Thursday, said the three-day competition is on the theme ‘’Creating an Enabling Environment for Youth 106

October 19, 2017 5:28 PM It’s absurd to read politics into sanction of 131 radio stations – Minister

Minister of Communications Ursula Owusu-Ekuful today said it is absurd for anyone to suggest that the 131 radio stations sanctioned by the National Communications Authority (NCA) were targeted for political reasons. The Minister also said it is preposterous for anyone to suggest that the implementation of a law that Parliament passed is a threat to media 70

October 19, 2017 3:11 PM Denmark To Cut Aid To Ghana By End Of 2020

Madam Tove Degnbol said it was time Denmark to move beyond giving aid to Ghana under the country’s strategy of development cooperation and rather increase collaboration in trade and investment. She said for the past after 25 years Denmark has been a long-standing and trusted partner to Ghana which has been based on development cooperation in social and economic 67

October 18, 2017 8:27 PM Level of partisanship in Ghana sickening – Ayariga

A former Environment, Science and Technology Minister, Mahama Ayariga has bemoaned the “sickening” level of partisanship permeating the Ghanaian society. “That’s one thing that we need to deal with in this country,” the Bawku Central Member of Parliament (MP) stated on Starr Chat Wednesday with Bola Ray. “The level of partisanship that you’d see around 33


The governments of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire have reaffirmed their commitment to abide strictly by and cooperate to implement the ruling of the Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea delivered on September 23, 2017, in the dispute concerning the delimitation of the maritime boundary between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire in the Atlantic 80

October 18, 2017 12:25 PM Kenya election commissioner resigns, flees just days before the election, saying vote cannot be fair

NAIROBI — One of Kenya’s s top officials in charge of overseeing the Oct. 26 elections resigned Wednesday, fled the country, and said the imminent vote could not be fair. Rather than contradict her, however, the commission’s chairman, Wafula Chebukati, afterward said he did not think a credible election was possible either. Roselyn Akombe, one of seven 93

October 18, 2017 5:25 AM Kintampo College of Health cries for physical infrastructure

The Kintampo College of Health and Well-Being (CoHK) is in dire need of physical infrastructure, especially students residential accommodation to create congenial atmosphere for effective teaching and learning. The situation requires government’s intervention to save the students from the exploitation of landlords and landladies who charge exorbitant 62

October 17, 2017 7:19 PM Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire sign strategic partnership agreement

Accra, Oct. 17, GNA - Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire Tuesday signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement (SAP), which would serve as a dynamic framework for an enhanced mutually beneficial cooperation between both countries. The agreement covers the areas of Defence and Security; Cocoa, Cashew and other strategic crops; Maritime cooperation; Mining, Energy and Environment 47

October 17, 2017 5:51 PM Ghana Climate Innovation Centre awards $124,900 in grants

Following a competitive pitching process, six Cohort One businesses from the Ghana Climate Innovation Centre (GCIC) have been awarded Proof of Concept (PoC) grants totalling $ 124,900. The competitive pitch was open to all 11 ventures within GCIC’s Cohort One businesses. PoC grants are provided by the GCIC to support businesses to determine the viability 67

October 16, 2017 2:19 PM EU court’s decision on GMOs vindicates Ghana’s position on technology – Prof. Alhassan

A recent ruling by the EU Court of Justice describing as wrong Italy’s decision to ban approved genetically modified maize vindicates Ghana’s policy position on the technology. That is the opinion of the former Director General of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Prof. Walter Alhassan. “It puts to rest some of the misunderstandings 69