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2014-10-22 Ghana's Success in Fight Against Hunger Has Lessons for Others
[Thomson Reuters Foundation]Rome -As India starts its version of Brazil's famous zero hunger campaign, the world's most populous democracy could take some inspiration from Ghana.

2014-10-23 Kumawu Sensitised On Family Planning, Cholera, Ebola
[Ghanaian Chronicle]The Sekyere Kumawu District Directorate of the Ghana Health Service has organised a durbar on family planning to sensitise residents about its benefits.

2014-10-22 President Mahama Urges Patronage in Made in Ghana Goods
[Ghana Govt.]The President John Dramani Mahama has lamented the extent to which goods that could easily be produced in Ghana were imported into the country causing the nation huge loses.

2014-10-22 President Mahama in London for a Number of Engagements
[Ghana Govt.]President John Mahama is in London for a number of engagements including a presentation to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Ebola and the Security Situation in the West African Sub-region.

2014-10-22 Producer Price of Cocoa 2014/2015 Season Out
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister of Finance, Hon. Seth Terkper, has announced a new price of GH₵345 per bag of 64kg gross for the 2014/2015 cocoa season.

2014-10-22 President Mahama Speaks About the IMF, Energy
[Ghana Govt.]President John Dramani Mahama has said Ghana is looking to build a partnership with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to restore macroeconomic stability.

2014-10-22 Atebubu-Amantin Assembly Acquires Canoes for Two Communities
[Ghana Govt.]The Atebubu-Amantin District Assembly has acquired two canoes for two farming communities in the district to help ease their transportation difficulties and stem the perennial casualties that come with crossing two rivers in their communities.

2014-10-22 Importation Negatively Affects the Economy
[Ghana Govt.]We need to persuade ourselves to patronise goods produced in Ghana, so as to expand manufacturing and employment to reduce our dependence on imports, Dr Ekow Spio- Garbrah, Trade and Industry Minister has said.

2014-10-22 GEPA Supports Handicraft Exporter
[Ghana Govt.]Ghana has re-entered the US market as at August 2014 by supporting 12 handicraft exporters from three different associations to participate in the Artisan Resource at the New York Craft Exhibition.

2014-10-23 How to Get Rid of Pimples Fast
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Pimples are a normal skin condition that affects many people. Pimples are an inflammation of the skin in which the sebaceous glands (oil glands) become infected with bacteria, swell up, and fill with pus.

2014-10-22 Tullow Waits On Ghana for Licence Extension
[CAJ News]Accra -TULLOW Ghana, the oil and gas producing company, is seeking government approval for further extension of its licence in order to flare adequate gas for the country.

2014-10-22 President Mahama in Copenhagen for Two-Day Visit
[Ghana Govt.]President John Dramani Mahama has arrived in Copenhagen for a two-day official visit at the invitation of the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Denmark, H.E. Helle Thorning-Schmidt.

2014-10-22 Atwima Kwanwoma District Magistrate Court Inaugurated
[Ghana Govt.]A district magistrate court has been inaugurated at Twedie in the Atwima Kwanwoma district of the Ashanti region.

2014-10-22 Canadian Hunger Foundation Launches Result Project
[Ghana Govt.]The Canadian Hunger foundation and the Association of Church-based Development NGOs (ACDEP) have launched a 19 million dollar project that is to strengthen poor rural communities in Northern Ghana and beyond.

2014-10-21 69th United Nations Day Launched in Accra
[Ghana Govt.]The United Nations (UN), in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration (MFARI), has launched this year's United Nations Day in Accra.

2014-10-20 Corruption and Indiscipline - a Major Cause of Road Accident
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Accra -We were concerned about the mechanical device of the vehicle as the cause of accidents. People are calling for the ban of the 207 mini buses, but no one has called for the withdrawal of licenses from undisciplined drivers. Today, there is a paradigm shift from blaming the vehicle to human beings who man them.

2014-10-21 Information Communications Technologies and Trends in Digital Libraries
[Ghana Govt.]WIKIPEDIA' the free online encyclopedia defines a digital library as a library in which collections are stored in digital formats (as opposed to print, microform, or other media) and accessible by computers; Tile older names electronic library or virtual Library are also occasionally used, though electronic library nowadays more often refers to portals, often provided by government agencies.

2014-10-20 Actors Bleach for Movie Roles - Vicky Zugah
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Ghanaian actress, Vicky Zugah says some actors bleach for movie roles because of the perception people have about light skin. The student of cosmetology told the host of Brunch2Lunch on Radio Univers, Abrantepa, that some actors who were previously known for their dark bold complexion have lightened their skin in order to catch the eye of producers for more movie roles.

2014-10-20 Nollywood Actress Omoni Oboli Arrives in Ghana
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Popular Nollywood actress Omoni Oboli will be touching down in Ghana on Wednesday October 15 for the premiere of her latest drama movie titled Being Mrs. Elliot.

2014-10-20 Fertilizer Subsidy Misapplied By Agencies - Farmers Claim
[Ghanaian Chronicle]The National President of Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) says they are not benefiting from government subventions especially the fertilizer subsidy meant to help the rural farmer, since some agencies responsible for distribution of the commodity are diverting it outside the country.

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