By Samuel Akapule, GNABolgatanga, Nov. 19, GNA - The Chief Justice, Ms Sophia Akuffo, has said indiscipline and judicial misconduct would not be countenanced under her administration.The Chief Justice, in the company of top ranking me
Bolgatanga, Nov. 19, GNA – Mr Innocent Braimah, a Dietician at the Upper East Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga, has called on health professionals to educate the public on diabetes because the disease has become the main cause of deaths in the area.He said diabetes was among the four top chronic diseases and was fast gaining grounds in th
By Prosper K. Kuorsoh, GNALawra (U/W), Nov. 19, GNA – Stakeholders in the Lawra District of the Upper West Region have proposed to communities in the district to either revive their anti-bushfire bye-laws or develop new ones to help reduce the occurrence of bushfires.
By Maxwell Awumah, GNAHohoe (V/R), Nov. 19, GNA - The first global model of how mortality rates change with hot or cold weather, had been released by researchers at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.Researchers at the
By Afedzi Abdullah, GNACape Coast, Nov.19, GNA - To keep up with the standards of international best practices, the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) is proposing the provision of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for every fire fighter
By Afedzi Abdullah, GNACape Coast, Nov.19, GNA - The Acting Chief Fire Officer Ekow Edwin Blankson has issued a stern warning to officers of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) to desist from the habit of using fire equipment to undertake private businesses.
Fijai (W/R), Nov. 19, GNA - The Acting Chief Fire Officer of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS), Mr Edwin Ekow Blankson says the service would ensure that the One-District-One-Well-Equipped Fire station objective of management is realized.He said this forms part of measures being made to respond quickly to fire emergency situations in
By Justina Paaga, GNATakoradi, Nov. 19, GNA – National Patrol Department of the Ghana Police Service has instituted a ‘Crime Prevention Unit’ to help check crimes in the country. The Unit which is being operated o
Adeiso (E/R), Nov. 19, GNA – The Upper West Akyem Districts Assembly has after two rounds of voting again failed to elect a presiding member.This is the second attempt by the assembly to elect a presiding member within two weeks.Two persons, Mr Franci
By Maxwell Awumah, GNAHohoe (V/R), Nov. 19, GNA - Some 75 ministers have agreed to take urgent action to end tuberculosis (TB) by 2030. The announcement came at the end of the "First WHO Global Ministerial Conference on Ending Tuberculos
By Isaac Arkoh, GNAAdubiase (C/R), Nov. 19, GNA - Reverend John Ntim Fordjour, Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin South, has begun a free school feeding programme for 90 pupils of Assin Adubiase Methodist school.The move formed part of
By Lydia Kukua Asamoah, GNA’s Special Correspondent in Bonn,(Sponsored by the GIZ Ghana, Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ghana Chamber of Mines)Bonn, Germany, Nov. 19, GNA - Professor Kwabena Frimpong
By A.B. Kafui Kanyi, GNAShai-Hills (GAR), Nov. 19, GNA - Construction work is set to begin on the Tema-Akosombo railway lines in December this year.Fredmef Group Limited, a building and civil/electromechanical engineering company executi
By A.B. Kafui Kanyi, GNANkwanta (V/R), Nov. 19, GNA - Cases of child marriage are on decline in the Nkwanta North and South districts of the Volta Region since 2012.This follows the introduction of the World Food Programme’s (WFP) “T
By A.B. Kafui Kanyi, GNAHo, Nov. 18, GNA - The Ghana Catholic Bishops' Conference (GCBC) has called on government to speed up work on the construction of the Eastern Corridor road.The Conference noted that the stretch was in deplorable s
By Sumaiya Salifu Saeed/Rosina Oyivor, GNAHo, Nov. 19, GNA - Mrs Gifty Nkansah, the Nurse in charge of the Ho Municipal Hospital Diabetic Centre, has expressed concern over the rise in the number of women reporting for diabetes at the Centre.
Accra, Nov. 18, GNA - Mr Kojo Yankah, an entrepreneur and former Minister of State, has admonished young entrepreneurs to develop positive self-image, basic negotiation skills, spirit of perseverance and self-discipline, in order to propel them to higher heights in the field entrepreneurship.He urged entrepren
Accra, Nov.18, GNA - The University of Ghana (UG) has held its congregation for more than 200 graduates in the College of Education on Saturday with the call on them to look beyond depending on government to provide jobs for them. Reverend Dr Joyce Aryee, the President of the Bible Society of Ghana, who made t
Accra, Nov. 18, GNA - Mrs Doris Ahiati, the Country Manager, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Ghana, has called on tertiary students to link their career choices to societal needs.She said students should avoid choosing a career based on pressure from peers or parents, but must first ident
Tamale, Nov. 18, GNA – Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said the-soon-to-be established Development Authorities under the government’s Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme will be funded through the one-million dollar per constituency funds to drive rural development.He said the Developme