A grant agreement to provide scholarship for young government officials to pursue post-graduate studies at some Japanese universities was yesterday signed between Ghana and Japan at a ceremony in Accra yesterday. Under the $1.38 million-dollar grant agreement, the selected beneficiaries would undertake master’s degree in Economics, Public Health, Agriculture and Energy Development. A Deputy Minister …
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THE debate over the One District One Factory (1D1F) policy was renewed in Parliament yesterday, when the Majority and Minority caucuses came face-to-face over what the New Patriotic Party promised in the run-up to the 2016 General Election. Whilst the Majority argued that the promise of a factory in each district was to be led …
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Parliament has ratified a planned drawdown by Government of Ghana for an amount of 12 million euros within the 2019 financial year to commence the construction of a potable water infrastructure project in Tamale and its environs. The amount represents part of a 233.963 million euros facility by the Government of Ghana and Deutsche Bank […]
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The Upper East Regional Minister Paulina Abayage has said it is still unclear how the student of Sandema Secondary Technical School who died during a clash with the police was killed. Speaking on Eyewitness News on Wednesday she said the report from the hospital could not establish whether the student was killed a gun or […]
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Senior Management of Barclays Bank Ghana and selected Ghanaian scholars at the African Leadership University (ALU) have paid a courtesy call on the South African Deputy High Commissioner to Ghana, His Excellency Thapelo Madumane to mark this year’s Nelson Mandela Day. The courtesy call, which forms part of the Nelson Mandela Day celebrations was to […]
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Savannah Regional Minister, Salifu Adam Braimah has admitted he cannot be absolved from blame over the missing vehicle belonging to the Regional Coordinating Council. The stolen Toyota Hilux Pickup with registration number, WR 3516-19 is one of the vehicles presented to the newly created Savannah Regional Coordinating Council by President Nana Akufo-Addo recently to assist […]
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Eighteen former illegal small-scale miners from five district assemblies in Western, Western North and Central Regions, have completed a year training in alternative livelihood skills at the Community Development Vocational and Technical Institute in Takoradi. The trainees have received startup capital in the form of equipment to engage in meaningful jobs that will not harm […]
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Ghanaian musician, Obrafour, is set to establish a modern educational facility at Kwahu-Abene to serve as a model of education in the Kwahu East District of the Eastern Region. The legendary rapper, who also hails from the region, disclosed this when he paid a courtesy call on traditional leaders of the Kwahu paramountcy. According to …
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Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Minister Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey has told the Chinese government that Ghana is making good progress with the utilisation of the 3 billion-dollar China Development Bank (CDB) Loan. The minister briefed the Chinese government on how the loan facility was being utilised when she held bilateral talks with her Chinese counterpart, …
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Scores of aggrieved customers of gold dealership firm Menzgold Ghana Limited have renewed their agitations with a threat to besiege the headquarters of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to demand the whereabouts of the CEO of troubled firm, Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM1).
The Ministry of Special Development Initiatives has begun construction of markets infrastructure under the Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) with funding from the US$1 million per constituency allocation.
Investigative journalist par excellence, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has paid glowing homage to the pioneers of investigative journalism in the country, as well as those who have in diverse ways mentored him through the undercover journalism ladder.