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Importance of effective security

NEWS COMMENTARY DISCUSSES THE IMPORTANCE OF EFFECTIVE SECURITY IN THE WAKE OF FRENCH PRESIDENT BEING SLAPPED IN THE FACE PUBLICLY. From ancient warfare to modern democracy, the protection of Kings or Heads of State has always been a serious business....

International year for elimination of child labour

NEWS COMMENTARY DISCUSSES DEVELOPMENTS WITHIN THE CHILD LABOUR CIRCLES IN THE MIDST OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC, AS ILO DECLARES 2021 AS INTERNATIONAL YEAR FOR THE ELIMINATION OF CHILD LABOUR. The International Labour Organisation (ILO), has declared 2021, Year for the elimination...

Controversy over Russia’s Sputnik Covid-19 vaccines and emerging public anxiety

BROUHAHA OVER THE PURCHASE OF 3.4 MILLION DOSES OF SPUTNIK COVID-19 VACCINES FROM AN EMIRATI OFFICIAL BY GOVERNMENT AND THE EMERGING PUBLIC ANXIETY. The fight against the deadly coronavirus disease in the country continues unabated by government in collaboration with...

New Security Strategy Document Launched

NEWS COMMENTARY ON THE NEW SECURITY STRATEGY DOCUMENT BY PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO National security is an important area that cannot be toyed with since socio-economic development and growth greatly depends on it. Development in all its forms needs to be adequately...

Funeral Of Sir John And The Flagrant Disregard Of COVID-19 Safety Protocols

COMMENTARY IS ON THE FUNERAL OF SIR JOHN AND THE FLAGRANT DISREGARD OF COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS AND RESTRICTIONS BY THE EXECUTIVE AND OTHER MOURNERS The deadly Coronavirus pandemic still rages on across the globe.  The disease continues to have devastating...

Need For Nutritional and Safe Food Consumption

NEWS COMMENTARY HIGHLIGHTS THE NEED FOR NUTRITIONAL AND SAFE FOOD CONSUMPTION, AS WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY IS MARKED. Food is indispensable. In fact, food is life, just as water is. Anyone who does not eat will die. That is how...

World Environment Day marked globally

THE WORLD OBSERVES WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, WITH THE THEME: ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION. Globally, 5th June is a day slated for the observation of World Environment Day (WED), to promote awareness about protecting the environment and developing possible solutions and alternatives. The...

Ecowas Emergency Summit Held In Accra And The Political Situation In Mali

NEWS COMMENTARY DISCUSSES THE ECOWAS EMERGENCY SUMMIT HELD IN ACCRA AND THE POLITICAL SITUATION IN MALI The ECOWAS emergency summit in Accra which was Chaired by Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo was necessitated by the need for a response to Mali’s...

Call on Africans to work for Desirable Continent by Empowering the Youth

NEWS COMMENTARY CALLS ON AFRICANS TO WORK FOR A DESIRABLE CONTINENT BY EMPOWERING THE YOUTH. A number of notable yearly commemorations and declarations by global powers within the context of their socio-political relations with Africa over the last century, made...

Charles Neequaye writes: The need to put Ghana’s health system in order

COMMENTARY ON THE TRAGIC DEATH OF THE 12-YEAR-OLD BOY AND THE NEED TO PUT THE COUNTRY’S HEALTH SYSTEM IN ORDER. Human life is not a commodity that can be bought in the open market. It is so precious that it...

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President Akufo-Addo calls on African Leaders to fight terrorism together as no country is insulated against the threat

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Registered Midwives Association elects new regional executives

The Upper East Regional branch of the National Association of Registered Midwives, Ghana (NARM-GH) has elected new executive members to steer the affairs of...

Let’s promote sexual and reproductive health among adolescent girls – Gender Minister

Mr Sarah Adwoa Safo, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has said that the promotion of good sexual and reproductive health and rights...