The Ghana Journalist Association (GJA) has charged the Police to investigate the reported assault of a Joy News reporter by a security officer of ex-president John Mahama and ensure the prosecution of the perpetrator.
The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA-Ghana) and other gender activists have called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to make good his promise to ensure that the Affirmative Action Bill is passed into law before the end of the year.
The Cities Alliance Project, a non-governmental organisation in the Brussels working with the Institute of Statistical and Social Economic Research (ISSER) of the University of Ghana is partnering some district assemblies to develop ideas that would help develop their communities into modern townships and promote sustainable development.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has called for concerted efforts to consider the special needs, concerns, knowledge and experiences of both male and female in climate change adaptation and mitigation planning and implementation.
The Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwifery Association (GRNMA) has asked the younger generation of nurses and midwives to rise with new zest and work extra hard to lift the falling dignity and standards of the profession.
The Ghana Health Service, in partnership with the Himalayan Cataract Project, an international non-governmental organisation, has embarked on a National Cataract Project in an effort to eliminate blindness due to avoidable causes such as cataract from this country over the next five years.
A senior lecturer and coordinator of the Chinese section at the University of Ghana Department of linguistics, Dr Clement Appah has observed that the plurality of the Ghanaian culture should make it possible for members of Parliament to express themselves in their local languages at parliamentary sittings.
Government has secured funding from the World Bank to restore water supply to Agona Nkum, one of the biggest communities in the Agona West Municipality, the Municipal Chief Executive for Agona West, Mrs Justina Marigold Assan, has announced.
Selected farmers in the Northern and Upper East regions are to benefit from a US$56.52 million African Development Bank loan facility to fund an initiative dubbed ‘Savannah Agricultural Productivity Improvement Project (SAPIP).’
The United Nations (UN) is providing a $441.5-million funding support for Ghana to tackle development challenges in education, health, agriculture, sanitation and other key areas to improve the livelihood of the people.
The government has requested the Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu ll, to lead the next steps in constituting the University Council, in accordance with the university’s statute and relevant laws.
A new research conducted by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in collaboration with the Ministry of Communications and other partners into child online practices in Ghana, has revealed that four out of 10 young people have made contact with someone on the internet they had never met face to face before.