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Basket and hat weavers trained on registration of Geographical Indication (GI)

Leaders of basket and hats weavers’ associations in Bolgatanga, the Upper East Regional capital, have been trained on registration of Geographical Indication (GI) as part of efforts to enhance the economic fortunes of the producers. The training which was via...

Benefits of Vitamin C

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is an essential nutrient of all vitamins. It is one of the more important vitamins needed for the proper functioning of our body. Citrus fruits (lime, lemon, orange, grapefruit), tomatoes, and potatoes are good common...

Hair creams can cause fibroids, infertility – Prof Agyemang Badu Akosa

African women and women of African descent who use hair straightening creams and lotions on their hair stand a higher risk of developing fibroid and cancers of the female genital tract which can lead to infertility, says Professor Agyeman...

Turning the iconic “Ghana Must Go” bag into high fashion

Recognized around the world in either its blue-white and red-white varieties, this once-nameless bag in West Africa has long been especially popular in markets across the region. But when in the 1980s hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants, most of...

Agriculture Department educates farmers on balanced and nutritious diet

Farmers and food processors have been educated on balanced and nutritious diets that will strengthen them to increase crop production. The one-day training programme was held by the Women In Agricultural Development (WIAD) under the Ministry of Food and Agriculture. Mr...

Ghanaian Covid-19-inspired fashion print designs launched

A Ghanaian fabric company has launched a new line of designs inspired by the Covid-19 pandemic. " put a positive twist on a negative phenomenon" Stephen Badu, from Ghana Textiles Printing (GTP), told BBC Focus on Africa radio. The new fabrics...

Keep insects out using cloves in lemons and limes

You might be in love with the snow or the colorful leaves, but you surely enjoy the spring and summer as well! When it is warmer outside, we all love to go out and relax in nature. The sun is...

New guidance for weddings in England

The government has published new guidance on weddings in England, allowing ceremonies of up to 30 people but advising against receptions. From 4 July, wedding and civil partnerships can go ahead but with only 30 people including the couple, staff...

The world’s most nutritious foods

After analysing more than 1,000 raw foods, researchers ranked the ingredients that provide the best balance of your daily nutritional requirements – and they found a few surprises. Imagine the ideal food. One that contains all the nutrients necessary to...

Sleeping Positions To Stay Healthy

Getting a good night’s sleep is pivotal for our health, body, mind, and our mood, especially since we spend one-third of our lives asleep. Sleep difficulty can be caused by a number of things, ranging from eating or drinking...

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Police grab National Security imposter at Enchi

The Western North Regional Police Command in collaboration with the National Security Operatives in the Region have arrested a...

Institute for Energy Security projects reduction in diesel price

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is projecting a reduction in the price of diesel on the domestic market during the second pricing window. Petrol...

29-year-old trader gets 20-year jail term for robbing IMF Country Director

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 29-year-old trader to 20 years imprisonment for pulling a machete on the Country Director of the International...

No recruitment tension at Foreign Affairs Ministry – Director

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has denied claims of tension brewing within the ministry as a result of "inappropriate recruitment, promotion...

“National Consensus must promote responsible viable small-scale mining” – President Akufo-Addo

“Out of this maiden consultative dialogue, I hope we will build a national consensus around a national policy on small scale mining, that promotes...