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March 14, 2016 7:53 AM Christian, Chieftaincy tension dangerous for Ghana – Christian Council

The Christian Council of Ghana has expressed worry over the festering tension between Christians and Chieftaincy Institutions in the country. General Secretary of the Council Rev Dr. Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong fears the development could affect the progress of the country. Rev. Opuni-Frimpong wants some measures taken to create harmony between the two groups 17

January 2, 2016 6:00 PM President Mahama approves promotion for 12 prison officers

Saturday 2nd January , 2016 6:00 pm President John Dramani Mahama, acting on the advice of the Prisons Service Council, has approved the promotion of 12 superior officers of the Ghana Prisons Service. Directors of prisons Emmanuel Adzator and Patrick Darko Missah, have been promoted to the position of Deputy Director General. Assistant Directors Ernest 11

October 3, 2015 8:47 AM Ghana government announces increase in Cocoa Producer price

The government on Thursday announced an increase in the Producer Price (PP) of cocoa to GH¢6,720 per tonne from GH¢5, 520 per tonne for the 2015/2016 season, which opens on Friday October 2, 2014. The figure translates into GH¢420 per bag of 64kg gross, representing about 73 per cent of the net Free On Board (FOB) price. Mr Cassiel Ato Forson, Deputy 21

October 2, 2015 9:20 PM Government announces increase in Cocoa Producer price

Accra , Oct. 2, GNA -The government on Thursday announced an increase in the Producer Price (PP) of cocoa to GHc6,720 per tonne from GHc5, 520 per tonne for the 2015/2016 season, which opens on Friday October 2, 2014. The figure translates into GHc420 per bag of 64kg gross, representing about 73 per cent of the net Free On Board (FOB) price. Mr Cassiel 18

September 27, 2015 9:14 AM CABI and MoFA initiate project to salvage horticulture industry

The Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International, (CABI) and the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) have launched a four-year initiative aimed at salvaging the dying horticulture industry in Ghana. The project, which is being sponsored with a 50 per cent grant from the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, through its Facility for Sustainable 32

September 20, 2015 6:58 PM Reverend Ollenu inducted Minister of United Church

Reverend Nii Ashikwei Kuma Ollenu, was on Sunday inducted into office as the Resident Minister of the United Church, Teshie Nungua Estate in Accra. Rev Victor O. Abbey, Chairman of the Ga Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana in a sermon on the theme: “Greatness in Service,” called on Christians to be agents of change and propagate the gospel 36

July 13, 2015 10:34 AM Same sex marriage is unafrican – Christian Council

The Christian Council of Ghana has described same sex marriage as unbiblical, unchristian and unafrican and must thus be condemned by every well-meaning Ghanaian. Rev. Opuni-Frimpong said this in a sermon at the Accra Ridge Church on Sunday, July 12, 2015 on the theme; “The cost of Discipleship”. This comes after the the US Supreme Court legalised same sex marriage 3

July 4, 2015 11:38 AM Franklin Cudjoe, Casely-Hayford call for sack of COCOBOD CEO

“Consistently, cocoa has been under-performing and there is no reason why we should keep him there,” he said Saturday on Citi FM’s The Big Issue. President John Mahama appointed Dr Stephen Kwabena Opuni in November 2013 to head COCOBOD. Under his tenure, however, the cocoa sector, which is Ghana’s leading foreign exchange earner, has been buffeted by several 9

June 11, 2015 11:47 AM Ghana government sure of boost in cocoa production

The Ghana government says it is convinced that cocoa production would increase in subsequent years despite the setback in 2014-2015 production season. Speaking at the opening session of the International Cocoa Organisation (ICCO) seminar in Accra, the Minister of Finance Seth Terkper said though there are indications that crop production would be lower 13

April 23, 2015 5:51 AM Xenophobic attacks: SA gov’t must compensate victims -Christian Council

Thursday 23rd April , 2015 5:51 am The Christian Council of Ghana has strongly condemned the recent xenophobic attacks and is further asking the South African government to compensate affected persons. The Christian Council said the South African country should go beyond just condemning the attacks and offer assistance. As a result, many of the immigrants 30