The Kuapa Kokoo Co-operative Cocoa Farmers and Marketing Union Limited (KKFU) has laid down plans to train and enroll 1500 young women into cocoa farming in the next five years.
This was disclosed at the 25th Annual Delegates Conference of the KKFU for 2018/19 in Kumasi.
The program which …read more
The founder and Chairman of the Council of Elders of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings, has called for the core values of comradeship to be re-centred in the heart and soul of the party.
The former President made the call on Thursday when he called on Mr …read more
At least three people have sustained gunshot wounds in Bimbilla in the North East Region following clashes between a section of Damba celebrants in the community and some security personnel.
A joint police-military force invaded the community and allegedly attacked the celebrants while they were performing the Damba rites.
The …read more
The government has announced plans to provide universal access to electricity by 2030.
It intends to use solar energy to bridge the 15 per cent gap in the provision of electricity across the country.
The Minister of Energy, Mr John Peter Amewu, announced this in Accra yesterday in a speech …read more
The Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Amor Mottley will address the Ghanaian Parliament today as part of activities in her 3-day state visit.
Her address and visit fall in line with the government's agenda in the "Year of Return".
Mia Amor Mottley, who arrived on Thursday, will also later hold …read more
Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance has disclosed that the proposed National Cathedral will cost $100m.
He said the government will be financing 20 percent of the proposed cost.
Speaking on Accra based Asempa FM, Ofori Atta said the government will be committing $20 million to the project.
The building …read more
The government has released the names of the latest appointees to various state positions through a gazette notice dated November 15
Interestingly, the name of the Acting National Treasury CS Ukur Yatani's wife Gumato Ukur Yatani appears twice in the government gazette notice.
Education CS George Magoha appointed Gumato through …read more
The High Court has squashed the nomination of former Nyeri Town MP Esther Murugi and former Isiolo Woman Representative Tiyah Galgalo to the National Land Commission.
In a ruling delivered on Thursday afternoon, Justice Hellen Wasilwa said the appointment of Ms Murugi and Ms Galgalo was irregular. The judge added …read more
Counties drawn from the coastal region will host the 2nd annual Jumuiya Agribusiness and Blue Economy Investment Conference (JABEIC) on December 10-11th.
The 2019 conference will be held at the Ocean Beach Resort in Malindi, Kilifi County.
Jumuiya Ya Kaunti za Pwani (JKP) held its first conference last year in …read more
««« Page 1 / 212 »