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2014-12-22 Parliament Approves Dr Kwabena Donkor As Power Minister
[Ghana Govt.]Parliament has unanimously approved the nomination of Dr Kwabena Donkor as Minister for Power.

2014-12-22 ACEP Launches Report On Oil & Gas Governance Challenges & Local Content
[Ghana Govt.]The Africa Centre for Energy Policy, Ghana Chapter (ACEP Ghana), has launched a report which seeks to highlight governance challenges, corruption and local content issues in the oil and gas industry.

2014-12-22 Quantity Surveying Division of Ghana Institution of Surveyors Tours Deprived Schools in Bar
[Ghana Govt.]As part of its annual outreach programme to schools, the Quantity Surveying Division of the Ghana Institute of Surveyors (GhIS) has visited three Senior High Schools (SHSs) and one Junior High School (JHS) in the Brong Ahafo region.

2014-12-22 CWSA Provides Health Centre With KVIP
[Ghana Govt.]The Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) has provided the Kukuom Health Centre in the Asunafo South District with a five-seater Kumasi Ventilated Improved Pit (KVIP) to help improve the environmental health and sanitary conditions of the facility.

2014-12-22 Open of Normination At Twifo Atti-Morkwa District
[Ghana Govt.]Polls have been opened for people to file their nominations for the Assembly membership positions in the Twifo Atti-Morkwa District.

2014-12-22 National Sports Lottery Launched
[Ghana Govt.]A National Sports Lottery and Mobile Platform, which seeks to raise revenue to fund the promotion and development of sports in the country has been launched at the Brennan Hall in Accra today.

2014-12-22 Gender Ministry Marks International Human Rights Day With a National Dialogue
[Ghana Govt.]The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (MoGCSP) has marked the International Human Rights Day with a National Dialogue in Accra on the theme; ' Protecting the Vulnerable: Witchcraft Accusations and Human Rights Abuse in Ghana'.

2014-12-22 Gender Ministry Provides Free Bus Card for Elderly
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur, has said government is committed to caring for the elderly in society.

2014-12-19 Government of Ghana Endorses Collaboration to Combat Ebola Epidemic
[PR Newswire]Lakewood, Colorado -AABB, Global Blood Fund and Terumo BCT commit resources to Ghanaian Ebola Readiness and Resilience Initiative

2014-12-20 Ambassador Sun Baohong Attended the the Awarding Ceremony for Ɔsagyefo Kwame Nkrumah African Genius
[Focac]On 12th December 2014, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Ms. Sun Baohong attended the Awarding Ceremony for Ɔsagyefo Kwame Nkrumah African Genius, and gave a speech. Ambassador Sun said the people are the true makers of history. African people represented by geniuses defined by Dr Kwame Nkrumah, have created beautiful home and cultivated glorious culture through diligence, bravery and wisdom. The Chinese side always attaches great importance to talents and education, and human resources development has alw

2014-12-20 Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.e. Ms. Sun Baohong Awarded University Students the Chinese Ambassador Scholarship
[Focac]Recently Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Ms. Sun Baohong went to the Wisconsin International University and the University of Cape Coast to award Ghanaian students who have done well in learning Chinese language the 2014 Chinese Ambassador Scholarship.

2014-12-19 Ahafo Community Bank Holds Annual General Meeting
[Ghana Govt.]The Ahafo Community Bank Limited in the Brong Ahafo region has held its fifteenth Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Kukuom over the weekend.

2014-12-18 Gov't Workers Urged to Shelve Their Political Affiliations
[Ghana Govt.]The greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Nii Afortey Agbo, has advised workers of the Ningo- Prampram District Assembly to shelve their political affiliations and work diligently to move the nation forward.

2014-12-17 Govt Must Cut 'Ghost Workers' From Payroll Before Aid Resumes - EU
[Thomson Reuters Foundation]Accra -Ghana must remove "ghost workers" from its public sector payroll before the European Union resumes budget support suspended a year ago, the EU ambassador to the West African country, William Hanna, said on Tuesday.

2014-12-18 Kumasi Airport Gets a Facelift
[Ghana Govt.]The people of Kumasi and its environs as well as passengers in the aviation industry in the Ashanti Region can now have a sense of relief to travel anytime by air particularly in the night to any part of the country and across the world.

2014-12-18 Ghana to Upgrade Its Passports
[Ghana Govt.]The current biometric passports issue by the passport office will soon be ungraded to chip embedded passports to allow for easy transmission of data from the passport onto a computer for verification.

2014-12-18 Stakeholder Consultation Meeting On Private Sector Participation in Power Distribution Held
[Ghana Govt.]A former Executive Chairman of the State Enterprise Commission, Mr Frank Ocran, has indicated that despite the successes chalked by the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), the sector was severely constrained by inadequate and unreliable power supply resulting in considerable load shedding.

2014-12-18 Northern Development Forum (NGF) Holds First Family Fun Day
[Ghana Govt.]Dr Hakeem Wemah, Chairman of the Northern Development Forum (NDF), a non-partisan citizens' association, has expressed confidence in the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) as one policy initiative that could enhance Northern Ghana's development.

2014-12-18 CLHWs Trained in Disease Surveillance
[Ghana Govt.]World Vision Ghana through its SATISFY project has organized a day's training programme on disease surveillance for about 20 Community Livestock Health Workers (CLHWs) in Atebubu.

2014-12-18 National Best Teacher Awards Scheme
[Ghana Govt.]Sponsors of the National Best Teacher Awards, since its institution 20 years ago, have been acknowledged at a special ceremony in Accra, yesterday.

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