Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Signs 2014 Aide Memoire
[Ghana Govt.]The Deputy Minister for Finance and Economic Planning, Mrs. Helen Mona Quartey, has stated that health can only thrive in a healthy economy.
Togolese President On Three-Day State Visit to Ghana
[Ghana Govt.]The President of the Republic of Togo, H.E. Faure Essozimna GnassingbÃ©, will today begin a three-day State Visit to Ghana.
Sixteen Days of Activism On Violence Against Women and Girls Launched
[Ghana Govt.]Domestic Violence Secretariat of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has launched 16 days of activism on violence against women and girls in the country.
Voluntary Blood Donors Celebrated
[Ghana Govt.]The National Blood Service Ghana has marked the 14th National Blood Donor Day in Accra, with a call on Ghanaians to contribute to saving lives.
Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.e. Ms. Sun Baohong Attended the Jubilee Anniversary Celebration of Tema Technical Institute and Delivered a Speech
[Focac]On 22 November 2014, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Ms. Sun Baohong was invited to attend the Jubilee Anniversary Celebration of Tema Technical Institute (TTI) and commissioned the security gatehouse funded by Sentuo Steel, a Chinese company. Representative of H.E. Preseident Mahama, Minister of Greater Accra Region Hon. Nii Laryea Afotey-Agbo, Mayor of Tema Hon. Isaac Ashai Odamtten, several MPs, Paramount Chief of Tema Traditional Area, faculty members and students of TTI participated in the celebratio
Remarks By Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Ms. Sun Baohong At the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Tema Technical Institute
[Focac]Respected George Provencal, Principal of Tema Technical Institute,
Eastern Region Gets New Fire Tenders
[Ghana Govt.]The Eastern Regional Minister, Hon. Antwi-Boasiako Seykere, has presented 9 new fire tenders to the Ghana National Fire Service in Koforidua.
Leadership Award for First Lady Lordina Mahama
[Ghana Govt.]The First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, Mrs Lordina Dramani Mahama, has been decorated with a Global Inspiration Leadership Award and inducted into the Global Women Leaders Hall of Fame. The award is in recognition of her hard work and dedication to serving humanity, especially the less privileged.
Seminar On Building Risk Assessment Opens in Accra
[Ghana Govt.]A seminar on building risk management has begun in Accra.
Information, Budget Officers Attend Workshop On 2015 Budget
[Ghana Govt.]The government of Ghana has paid all the arrears relating to the migration of public sector workers onto the Single Spine Salary Structure (SSSS).
Women's Participation in Public Discourse Still Not Encouraging - MFWA/FOSDA Monitoring Report for September
[MFWA]September findings of the Media Foundation for West Africa's (MFWA) monitoring of women's participation in public discourse show that Women continue to be lowly represented in media discourse in Ghana.
Foreign Minister Urges Women to Use Clean Cooking to Promote Health
[Ghana Govt.]The Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Minister, Ms. Hannah Tetteh, has encouraged women to use clean cooking technologies that reduce fuel emissions in order to promote their health and save them from heart and lung diseases.
Minister Outlines Measures to Revive Poultry Industry
[Ghana Govt.]Dr. Hanna Louisa Bissiw (Mrs), the Deputy Minister for Food and Agriculture in-charge of Livestock, has assured poultry farmers in Techiman in the Brong Ahafo Region that Government was introducing measures to revive and make the industry competitive and lucrative for local farmers.
Mother, Child Health Intervention Starts in Bongo
[Ghana Govt.]The Upper East branch of the Ghana Red Cross Society has trained a group of 20 women as trainer-of-trainers to kick-start its Maternal Newborn and Child Health Programme in the Bongo District of the Upper East Region.
Ghana Rakes in $780.07 Million From Oil Production
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Ghana has received a total of US$780.07 million (GHc2,139.12 million) in revenues from oil receipts at the third quarter of this year, the Minister of Finance, Set Terkper has announced.
Finance Minister Presents 2015 Budget
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister for Finance, Mr. Seth Terkper, today presented government's budget and financial statement to Parliament. (Click to read the highlights of the budget)
GTAFIWU President Attends ILO-OATUU Workshop in Ghana
[The Point]The Gambia Labour Congress has selected Ousman Drammeh, president of the Gambia Transport, Agriculture, Food and Industrial Workers Union, an affiliate of the GLC, to take part in a training workshop organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Organization of African Trade Union Unity (OATUU), at the Kwame Nkrumah Labour College, in Accra, Ghana.
Social Protection Key to Poverty Reduction-Lithur
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur, has said the Ministry has made significant strides in the area of social protection since its inception.
Radio Station Manager Questioned Over Story
[MFWA]Manager of privately-owned Accra-based radio station Citi FM Samuel Atta-Mensah was picked up by operatives of the state investigative body Bureau of National Investigation (BNI) on November 17, 2014.
Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana State Position On Plant Breeders Bill
[Ghana Govt.]The President of the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana, Mr Abdul-Rahaman Mohammed, has urged Parliament not to compromise on food sovereignty and the livelihoods of small holder farmers in favour of transnational seed and fertilizer companies.