The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prampram constituency, Mr Sam George, has called on the government to implement the United Nations (UN) conventions on the statelessness of refugees in the country.
About half a million Africans in the Diaspora are expected to arrive in the country to take part in “The Year of Return Ghana 2019”, a historic campaign to mark the end of 400 years of the slave trade in Ghana.
The Goaso District office of the Forestry Services Division (FSD) of the Forestry Commission has impounded about 3,000 chainsaw machines used by illegal operators to fell trees within forest reserves in the area over the past one year.
The Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Mr Joseph A. Whittal, contends that the country will lose the fight against corruption if its leaders fail to take steps to strengthen statutory anti-corruption institutions.
The Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Ashaiman Division of the of the Ghana Police Service yesterday arrested over 20 commercial bus operators who have turned the space beneath the Tema-Ashaiman Overpass along the motorway into a loading bay.
A Businessman and philanthropist, Mr Seidu Agongo, has constructed an Out-Patient Department (OPD) block at a cost of GH¢857,000 for the Child Emergency Unit of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (K’Bu) in Accra.
The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF), Ghana, has called on the government to develop a law that will regulate the use of Lethal Autonomous Weapon also known as ‘killer robot’ in the country.
The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, and the Mercks Foundation have launched Ghana’s version of a sub-Saharan African campaign aimed at sensitising communities to the need to re-look at issues of prevention of male and female infertility among couples.