Nestle Ghana Limited in collaboration with the International Cocoa Initiative (ICI), a non-governmental organisation, has rescued a total of 975 children who were at risk or involved in child labour in cocoa growing areas in the Ashanti Region.
A communal violence that broke out between the Boafiri and Anyinaman communities in the Krachi Nchumuru District in the Volta Region has resulted in the death of one person while another is seriously injured.
The President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG), Professor Kwame Adom-Frimpong, has advised members of the institute to uphold integrity in the discharge of their duties at all times.
Until the Accra Mall was built in 2007 in Ghana’s capital, only people privileged to travel outside the country to Europe, the Americas and other places had the chance to visit and see such huge edifices that acted as a one-stop shopping area with lots of shops trading in various consumables under one roof.
The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection has called for renewed commitment from all stakeholders to fight human trafficking which is described as a serious crime and a grave violation of human rights.
Two non-governmental organisations (NGOs), Yapa Environment and Sulabh International Centre for Action Sociology (SICAS), have started the construction of one million “Twin Pit” toilet facilities across the country in an effort to end open defecation.