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.
The Adontenhene of the Akuapem Traditional Area and Aburihene, Otoobour Djan Kwasi II, has tasked chiefs, especially those under his division, to stop the indiscriminate and multiple sale of land to ensure the availability of land for development.
The Executive Secretary of the Lands Commission, Alhaji Sulemana Mahama, has asked workers of the Commission to help instil discipline in the land market by doing away with all forms of land racketeering.
The Government of Japan has provided a grant of $337,784 to three district assemblies and one non-governmental organisation in two regions to enable them undertake various health and educational projects.
A joint police/military committee, which investigated the clashes between personnel of the Ghana Police Service (GPS) and the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) in Tamale last year, has submitted its report to the ministries of the Interior and Defence.
Ghana does not need genetically modified organism (GMO) to ensure food sufficiency and security, as the knowledge it has accumulated in the discovery of improved seeds can boost food production, the Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has said.
The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has given an assurance that the cedi will begin to appreciate against the major currencies within the next two weeks. “The reversal will occur and it is going to be pretty stable,” Mr Ofori-Atta stated.
The Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) has made what it says is the biggest narcotics bust in the country’s history with the interception of 5,851 compressed slabs of what is suspected to be cannabis at the Tema Port.
De-Eye Group Limited, the company at the centre of the controversial training of a number of youth at the Christianborg Castle, Osu, who were captured in an undercover documentary by Multimedia Group journalists led by Manasseh Azure Awuni, is suing the media company and Manasseh for GHȻ10 million.
The Minister of Aviation, Mr Joseph Kofi Adda, has given an assurance that the current crisis facing Ethiopian Airlines following the crashing of one of its planes will not affect ongoing arrangements between Ghana and the company to establish a Ghanaian airline.
A five-member Audit Committee formed to ensure that internal audit processes at the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) are in compliance with all internal audit procedures has been inaugurated in Accra.