The Western Region Branch of the Ghana Journalist Association (GJA-WR) has secured a year's comprehensive medical insurance for 20 journalists who have lived and worked in the region and are currently on retirement as part of the maiden regional GJA Media Awards.
Renowned communications professional, Professor Kwame Karikari, has said the vital role the media plays in promoting and sustaining Ghana’s culture is being threatened by the influx of foreign cultures.
The Department of Marine and Fisheries Sciences at the University of Ghana, Legon, has trained some selected members of the National Fish Processors and Traders Association on hygienic fish handling and processing technics to ensure improved quality of fish for consumers.
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has warned that there is an alarming high number of children suffering the consequences of poor diets and a food system that is failing them as it marked the World Food Day on October 16.
The Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG) has presented a cheque for GH¢301,000 to the Presbyterian Boys Senior High School (PRESEC) at Legon in Accra in support of an ICT laboratory project in the school.
A senior research fellow at the Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research (ISSER) of the University of Ghana (UG), Dr Charles Godfred Ackah, has called on African countries to take advantage of the trade tension within the European Union (EU) to negotiate for better trade agreements.
The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has urged member states pursuing the proposed Abidjan-Lagos Corridor Highway Development Project to institute a robust communication strategy to market it on the domestic and international stage to attract promoters and investors.
As part of measures to put the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) in readiness to combat terrorism and violent extremism in the country, the government has presented 33 armoured vehicles to the military, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said.
Despite the consistent caution and education on cyber fraud, many people are still falling prey to the activities of criminals through the Internet, resulting in the loss of millions of US dollars to businesses and individuals in Ghana.
Some basic schools in deprived communities which produced pupils who could hardly qualify for grade ‘C’ senior high schools in the Central Region, have metamorphosed into shining stars, producing students who have secured admission to Adisadel College, Mfantseman Girls, St Augustine’s College and Achimota School.
A paint manufacturing company, CRESTA Paints Group, has sponsored the installation of a solar-powered mechanised borehole facility at Korle New Town near Nyerede Electoral Area close to Koforidua in the New Juaben Municipality in the Eastern Region.
“I have nothing to say, I leave everything in the hands of God.” These were the words of Seidu Abubakar, aka Mba, as he walked out of the Accra High Court after he was set free over the kidnapping of two Canadian women in Kumasi on June 4, 2019.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said to stop climate change, world leaders must put aside the “unnecessary arguments” and rather channel their energies and resources into what can be done to counteract climate change and its devastating effect, especially in Africa.
The Ashanti Regional Police Command has interdicted three of its men from the Konongo Division for their alleged role in the death of 36-year-old Kofi Amponsah, a resident of Adomfe, near Bompata in the Asante Akyem North District.
The West Africa Media Excellence Conference and Awards (WAMECA) opened in Accra yesterday, with a call on stakeholders to take action to tackle the spread of fake news and abuse of social media ahead of the 2020 general election in Ghana.