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November 18, 2017 1:30 PM 23-yr old remanded for stealing brother’s cocoa seeds

A 23-year old man in the Hohoe Municipality of the Volta Region, has been remanded into prison custody by a magistrate court for allegedly stealing his brother’s cocoa seeds and plantain from the farm. Godsway Kofi Akwa, was remanded by the court after he admitted pilfering 3 sacks of cocoa seeds and plantain worth about GHC 850. He said some of his neigbours 66

November 1, 2017 11:07 PM DEC Urge Assembly Members To Promote Grassroot Participation

Mr Wilson Arthur, The District Chief Executives of Wassa East, has urged members of the Assembly to make it a habit to meet with their electorates before and after general assembly meetings to promote grassroots participation in local governance. This, he said, would enable the electorates to have a say and be informed about development issues in the district 89

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 85

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 84

October 27, 2017 9:06 AM Ghana's laws will be enforced without fear or favour – Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reiterated the commitment of his government towards maintaining the peace and security of the country. Speaking at this year’s Ngmayem Festival, of the Chiefs and people of Manya Krobo, President Akufo-Addo stressed that “the application of the laws of the land will occur, in the words of the judicial oath, without 64

October 22, 2017 6:25 PM Performance of agriculture sector declining – Minister

For the past decade, performance of the agricultural sector in Ghana has been declining and the rural poor who constitute the chunk of the smallholder farmers are living below the poverty line. It would therefore be a contradiction using agriculture as the backbone to the economic prosperity when those who are into agriculture are down-trodden. “We cannot 52

October 19, 2017 12:20 PM Expert advocates sack-farming technology to save forest loss

Assin-Fosu (C/R), Oct. 19, GNA - Mr Isaac Manu, an Agric Investment Consultant and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ikhman Consult, has advised Ghanaians to accept sack-farming as the latest technologically inclined method of farming that protects, preserve and reduce loss of forest cover and soil fertility. Sack-farming is a super modern agricultural 73

October 15, 2017 3:05 PM Youth urged to patronize Planting for Food and Jobs initiative

Daboase (WR), Oct. 15, GNA - Mr Wilson Arthur, District Chief Executive of Wassa East District has called on the youth to patronize the Planting for Food and Jobs initiative to improve upon their living conditions. Mr Arthur said this when he launched the Wassa East District Farmers Day at Daboase, held under the theme: "Farming for food and jobs ". As part of the programme 24

September 27, 2017 12:24 AM USAID donates equipment to CREMA in Kassena-Nankana

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through Feed the Future’s Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Project ((AgNRM) has donated assorted equipment to Sanyiga, Kassena Gavara Kara Community Resource Management Area (CREMA). The items included a number of tricycle motors, motorbikes, bicycles, computers and accessories 69

September 13, 2017 4:40 AM Nigeria in search of a nation

“It was never intended that the area now called Nigeria or any of the area granted to other countries would metamorphose into a nation. It was intended to be a fief for exploitation of raw materials such as palm oil, palm kernel, groundnut, cocoa, rubber and cotton to meet the industrial demands of Europe!!!” IN THE BEGINING: Once upon a time and indeed 82