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2014-08-29 Akuapem Hills Educational Trust Fund Devise Ways to Raise Funds to Support Education
[Ghana Govt.]An NGO group, Akuapem Hills Education Trust Fund, based in Akropong-Akuapem met at the Akuapem Hills Royal Preparatory School (AHPSCO), in Akropong to devise means and strategies in soliciting for funds to help develop the educational needs of Royal Preparatory group of schools, a rapid growing institution at the Akuapem ridge.

2014-08-29 Interior Minister Visits Ghana National Fire Service
[Ghana Govt.]As part of the familiarization agenda with Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies for newly appointed Ministers, the Interior Minister, Hon. Mark Woyogo, last Tuesday, took his first tour to the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS).

2014-08-29 Mini Agric Fair On Mushroom and Milk Products Organised
[Ghana Govt.]The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), in conjunction with mushroom growers association in Akuapem North Municipality organized a mini agric fair at the forecourt of the municipal assembly last Monday. The fair was to showcase mushroom, milk and few other Agricultural products.

2014-08-29 Citizen's Movement Against Corruption (CMAC) Launched
[Ghana Govt.]The educated in society have a responsibility to ensure that the resources of Ghana are used efficiently and judiciously, Mr Edem Senanu of the Citizen's Movement against Corruption (CMaC) has noted.

2014-08-29 President Mahama Eulogize Late Adadevoh
[Daily Trust]Accra, Ghana -President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana has paid glowing tribute to the late Nigerian doctor, Dr. Ameyo Stella Shade Adadevoh for the role she played in averting an unprecedented epidemic in Nigeria.

2014-08-29 Ghana Promotes Domestic Tourism to Defy Ebola
[CAJ News]Accra -AMID dropping international arrivals owing to a deadly outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, Ghana is promoting domestic tourism to keep the industry viable.

2014-08-29 Ghana Urban Authorities Stall Funds Disbursement
[CAJ News]Accra -METROPOLITAN, Municipal, and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in Ghana have come under the spotlight after it merged have only released the District Assemblies Common Fund (DACF) allocated for the last quarter of 2013.

2014-08-29 Surfline Brings 1st 4G LTE Service to Ghana
[Vanguard]In line with its commitment to bring latest cutting edge technologies to Ghana, Surfline has raised the bar with the introduction of 1st 4G LTE service to Ghanian ICT market.

2014-08-28 Fidelity Bank Attracts U.S.$127.3 Million Capital Investment
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited has announced the completion of its $127.3 million Capital Raising Exercise to inject more capital into the operations of the bank. The Transaction included a Tier I and Tier II capital raise of $ 67.3 million and $60 million, respectively.

2014-08-28 President Mahama Hopeful of HIV and Aids Elimination
[Ghana Govt.]President John Dramani Mahama last Friday said Ghana had the potential to reduce the incidence of HIV and AIDS new infections to zero per cent if proper regulations are adhered to.

2014-08-28 Ghana Appoints Ambassador to SA, Canada
[CAJ News]Accra -GHANA has named former Interior Minister, Kwesi Ahwoi, as Ambassador to South Africa.

2014-08-28 NGO Donates Medical Equipment to Kumasi South Hospital
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Destinate Sprince Evangelistic Ministry, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has presented blood pressure equipment to the Kumasi South Hospital at Atonsu Agogo to facilitate blood pressure tests.

2014-08-28 Nine Million Transit, Trade Project Takes Off
[Ghanaian Chronicle]A US$9 million West Africa Transit and Trade facilitation Project (WATTFP) is set to take off at Anyinasuso in the Offinso South District of the Ashanti Region to facilitate trade and transit within landlocked nations.

2014-08-28 National Fund for Political Parties
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Agitation for state funding of political parties appears to have become a recurring decimal that refuses to vamoose. No matter how heavily it is suppressed, it keeps popping up like a cork. It sprouted all over the place in the run-up to the 2012 general elections bur fizzled out in the controversy that engulfed the presidential election results.

2014-08-28 Cholera Epidemic in 21st Century Ghana?
[Ghanaian Chronicle]At the last count, over 55 fellow Ghanaians have succumbed to the ongoing outbreak of cholera in Accra, the national capital and the supposed gateway into the West African sub-region. And there appears to be no end to the toll.

2014-08-28 Ghana's Official Inflation and Exchange Rate Data Are Not Credible
[Ghanaian Chronicle]AN EXAMINATION of recent data on inflation released by the Ghana Statistical Service as well as exchange rate data reported by the Bank of Ghana raises serious concerns. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) would have us believe that since June 17 this year, the exchange rate of the cedi to the US dollar has remained unchanged at some GH¢3.02 per US dollar.

2014-08-28 Re-Fixing the Ghanaian Economy - the Role of Agribusiness
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Agribusiness, which in the layman's understanding is the business of agriculture, is probably one of the new emerging areas of attention and focus in terms of contemporary policy formulation for most developing countries, including Ghana.

2014-08-28 Five MPs Go to Court - to Pull a Stopper On Atuabo Port
[Ghanaian Chronicle]FIVE LEGISLATORS who are worried about the implications of the Atuabo Freeport project on the laws of the land have filed a lawsuit against the State, praying the court to stop the investors (Lonrho Ports Limited and Atuabo Freeport Ghana Limited) from going ahead with the US$600million project.

2014-08-28 CEPIL Launches Books for Accessing Justice
[Ghana Govt.]The Centre for Public Interest Law (CEPIL) has launched three books on the Simplified Processes and Procedures for Accessing Justice in the Courts and the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ).

2014-08-28 Lordina Foundation Makes Donation to La General Hospital
[Ghanaian Chronicle]THE LORDINA Foundation has presented medical supplies to the La General Hospital in Accra. The items include; gloves, syringes, masks and gowns. The donation of the medical supplies, which is part of the Lordina Foundation medical outreach programme, is to compliment Government's effort in the delivery of quality healthcare in the country's hospitals.

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