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October 16, 2017 12:38 PM Exercise regularly to avoid premature death

Accra Oct 15, GNA - Mr Mohammed Adjei Sowah, the Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Accra, has entreated the youth not to abandon the culture of exercising but rather do their best to embark on regular exercises to be in sound health. He said young people should take exercise as part of their way of living in order to live long to contribute their 108

October 15, 2017 6:01 PM Plastic waste "crisis" partly contributed to June 3 disaster

The Report of the June 3 Committee set up to investigate the cause of the 2015 flood and fire disaster has revealed plastic waste in Accra contributed to the tragedy. The report said the country’s plastic waste situation had reached a “crisis point” such that the failure to reverse it might lead to an “environmental catastrophe.” The country was plunged 43

October 15, 2017 10:33 AM Bangladeshi nurses refuse to dress in overalls

As many as 60,000 nurses are upset with the new dress code, and have rejected the new uniform stating that it will negatively impact them personally and professionally. A majority of nurses working in government hospitals across Bangladesh have yet to follow the new dress code guidelines, which replaced the iconic white sari with olive-coloured shirts 59

October 15, 2017 9:09 AM Occupational Safety And Health (Osh) Is Important At The Workplace

It is the onus responsibility of every employer to place emphasis on Occupational Health and Safety (OSH) in any work place. This is because Section 9 (c) of the Labour Act 2003, Act 651, enjoins the employer to take all practical steps to ensure that the worker is free from risk of personal injury or damage to his or her health during and in the course 54

October 15, 2017 5:34 AM Abandonment of Begoro Science Resource Centre affecting science study

Students of the Begoro Presbyterian Senior High School and other schools in the catchment area have been without a functional science laboratory since 2011, with a telling impact on the performance of its science students. The contract for the rehabilitation of the science resource centre at Begoro was awarded to Messrs MOFERG Company Limited, in November 63

October 14, 2017 4:43 PM Bolgatanga Abattoir engulfed in filth, GNA observes

Bolgatanga, Oct. 14, GNA - Butchers at the Bolgatanga Abattoir are working under poor sanitary conditions with dressed meat being laid out on the floor in an insanitary environment. A visit to the abattoir on a market day, by the Ghana News Agency, showed that the working slabs and floor of the busy abattoir were in a bad state while the torn window 25

October 14, 2017 5:24 AM Sunyani Municipal Security Council suspends installation of Sisssala Chief

The Sunyani Municipal Security Council has ordered the Sissala community in the Municipality to suspend the installation of a Sissala Chief until further notice. The suspension, according to a press statement, followed a protracted chieftaincy dispute among the leaders of the nine Sissala clans in the Municipality. The statement signed by Mrs. Evelyn 56

October 13, 2017 10:42 PM Carter Center Preliminary statement: 2017 Liberia Presidential and Legislative Election, Oct. 12, 2017

As The Carter Center makes this preliminary report, it is important to note that the election process is ongoing, and there are still important steps to be completed before the Center can provide an overall assessment. This statement is one of five that The Carter Center has made about the process, and it only covers observations to date. Further reports 63

October 13, 2017 2:15 PM “We Will Strictly Enforce Gov’ts New Lpg Regulatory Measures” – Prez Akufo-Addo Assures

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reinforced his and the commitment of Government towards the full enforcement of the new regulatory measures for the operations of the Liquefied Petroleum Gas industry, issued after the Cabinet meeting of Thursday, 12th October, 2017. At a meeting of the Ministerial Co-ordinating Committee 37

October 13, 2017 2:15 PM Government to strictly enforce new LPG regulatory measures

Accra, Oct. 13, GNA - Government is fully committed to the enforcement of the new regulatory measures for the operations of the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) industry, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated. The new government regulatory measures, agreed at a Cabinet meeting on Thursday, October 12, arises out of the need for a comprehensive 50