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STAR-GHANA Foundation calls for free and fair Elections in the wake of COVID-19

Star Ghana Foundation has held its election 2020 grants partners’ learning programme themed “Implications of COVID-19 on Elections programming with a cross section of the media in Accra. The two-day virtual programme engaged stakeholders to deliberate and discuss issues and policies towards the upcoming December 2020 polls and how to put in place comprehensive measures towards the election in the… Read More
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Sanitation Minister Inspects sewerage projects at Bankuman and Ashaiman

The Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources, Mrs Cecilia Abena Dapaah and some officials of the ministry have paid a working visit to inspect some ongoing drainage and sewerage projects at Ashaiman and Bankuman community in the Tema and Ashiaman municipalities under the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area Sanitation and Water Project(GAMASWP). The move according to them is to enable the… Read More
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Korle Klottey Municipal Assembly, Jekora sensitise coconut sellers on waste Management

As part of the drive to improve waste menace and a clean environment, the Korle Klottey Municipal assembly (KoKMA) in collaboration with Jekora Ventures, a waste management company has organized a day’s training workshop for 50 coconut sellers on the proper disposal of coconut husk in the municipality. The programme is aimed at sensitizing the coconut sellers of the best… Read More
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Government will not legalise okada – Vice President Bawumia

Vice President Bawumia The government has tasked commercial motorcycle riders, popularly known as Okada, to graduate from the risky and less safe venture to a safer means of transportation. The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, who made the call, said the government would not legalise commercial motorcycles because the riders would have a better option by acquiring newly assembled vehicles in… Read More
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Office of the Senior Minister Presents Vehicles and Motor Bikes to Enhance PSRRP

The Office of the Senior Minister as part of the effort to step up public sector reforms in the country has donated 25 pickup vehicles and 23 motorbikes to institutions to facilitate the implementation and operations under the Public Sector Reforms for Results Project (PSRRP). The beneficiaries are Births and Deaths Registry (BDR), Ministry of Monitoring and Evaluation (MoME), the… Read More
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ADDRESS BY COALITION OF CSOs & STRANEK-AFRICA ON THE DANGERS OF ETHNOCENTRISM TO GHANA’S UNITY, STABILITY, PEACE AND SECURITY 2020

Ladies and Gentlemen of the media, we welcome you to this important press conference, and would rely greatly on you to pass our strong message across to government, our chiefs, religious leaders and statesmen on the looming dangers of acts of covert and overt acts of ethnocentrism that threaten to undermine the peace, unity, stability and security in Ghana. We… Read More
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Finance Ministry to release Funds for payment Of Trainee Allowance for Schools Of Hygiene Students

The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources has assured final year students of the three (3) schools of Hygiene in Accra, Ho and Tamale of the Ministry of Finance’s readiness to release funds for the payment of trainee allowances which was cancelled by the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government. The move came to light as a result of the… Read More
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GPRTU sacks National Chairman Over misappropriation of Funds

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has sacked its Chairman Mr. Kwame Kumah and have dissolved the operations of National Officers of the Union for violating the Union Constitution over misappropriation of funds and putting in place clandestine administrative issues to overstay in office. Addressing the media in Accra, the Chairman of the… Read More
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Support Waste Management Companies with COVID-19 Relief Fund– Nartey Tokoli

Ing. Immanuel B. Nartey – Tokoli, Managing Director of Jekora Ventures, a leading waste management company with cutting edge facilities has called on government to support companies in the waste management sector by putting in place criteria to source funding from the COVID-19 relief fund for their fields of operation. The Managing Director disclosed that accessing funds from the National… Read More
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The Youth must Observe the COVID-19 as a Challenge and not a Problem- NYA

Mr. Sylvester Matthew Tetteh- CEO, NYA The National Youth Authority (NYA) as part of the drive to observe the International Youth Day has organised a three (3) day youth conference supported by the UN and UNDP themed “Youth Engagement in Mitigating the Impact of COVID-19; the Need For Innovation and Creativity in Accra”. It is against this backdrop that the… Read More