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October 30, 2017 1:32 PM 8 law students in Ghana get scholarship from Lebanese community

The Lebanese community in Ghana has awarded scholarships to eight entrants of the Ghana School of Law. This is a part of a scholarship programme that is being run by the community to promote Ghana’s development agenda through investments in the nation’s human resource base. At a ceremony to present the scholarships, the Lebanese Ambassador to Ghana 33

October 30, 2017 11:14 AM Peace Critical For Development

The success of government’s ambitious programmes of social and economic transformation are hinged on its ability to secure the peace and orderly conduct of all citizens and forge unity among all parts of the country, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has observed. He has thus stressed his government’s commitment to ensure the full application of the law to safeguard 73

October 30, 2017 10:51 AM Hot Audio: Ghana not paying $400, 000 to Google yearly; Vokacom CEO insists

The Chief Executive Officer of Vokacom, the company that developed the digital address system, has dismissed claims that government will pay an annual subscription fee of $400,000 to Google for deploying the service on its platform. According to Nana Osei Afrifa, the said amount is rather a part of the contract sum the government paid to Vokacom out of which 73

October 30, 2017 5:00 AM Goil rewards dealers, supervisors and attendants

The Managing Director & Group CEO of GOIL, Mr. Patrick A.K. Akorli has appealed to the Government to quickly pass the local content law to strengthen local businesses in the country. Mr. Akorli made this appeal when he delivered his speech at the GOIL 2016 Dealers & Trade Area Awards ceremony held at the SWISS SPIRIT Alisa Hotel on Friday, October, 27 2017. “We at GOIL believe 78

October 29, 2017 4:48 PM Defence Minister urges Ghana Armed Forces to bring back patriotism

Accra Oct 29, GNA - Mr Dominic Nitiwul, the Minister of Defence has urged the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) to help Ghanaians to bring back patriotism to ensure unity, development and integrity. He said no nation had been built without the active support of the Armed Forces, adding that, government would engage the GAF in its development projects either in road or rail way construction 48

October 29, 2017 4:19 PM Cummins Ghana provides Odorgonno SHS water and sanitation facilities

Accra, Oct. 29, GNA – A $145,567-dollar water and sanitation project funded by Cummins Ghana has been inaugurated and handed over to the authorities of the Odorgonno Senior High School in Accra. They are; a 20-seater toilet facility, 20-cubicle washrooms, washing bay and drying area, two drilled and mechanised boreholes, painting of boys and girls dormitories 66

October 29, 2017 12:52 PM Ghana still recording high maternal, neonatal mortality

Source: Ghana| Myjoyonline | Abubakar Ibrahim Maternal mortality ratio is still as high as 319 per 100,000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate is 29 per 1,000 live births, the Health Minister has disclosed. Kwaku Agyeman-Manu said there are still significant variations in health and nutrition status across wealth quintiles and geographic regions 61

October 28, 2017 11:34 AM The law must be supreme at all times

Odumasi Krobo (E/R), Oct. 28, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday urged the law enforcement agencies to ensure at all times the supremacy of the law for the cohesion, peace and security of Ghana to consolidate of the gains of its democracy. Thus, they should ensure that everyone in Ghana respects the law, by enforcing it (law) without 74

October 28, 2017 8:42 AM Joshua Alabi calls for transparency in the award of govt scholarships

The former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Professional Studies, Accra, (UPSA), Prof Joshua Alabi has called for community-based participation in the award of government scholarships, so as to help target and support the education of brilliant but needy students in deprived farming communities. He is of the view that such community participation 78

October 27, 2017 4:53 PM Act with unity – Akufo-Addo to Krobos

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the Chiefs and people of Krobo, in the Eastern region, to act with unity, and as one people, in order to lift up the fortunes of Krobo, in spite of their divisional allegiances. According to President Akufo-Addo, the people of Krobo can only realise the full gains of the policies, programmes and projects 48