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Nakpanduri- Traditional Authorities to team up to boost dry season farming

Agricultural activities by smallholder farmers in the Northern part of the country have been challenged by water scarcity due to frequent droughts and increasing dry spells. In response to these...

High Cerebro-Vascular cases at Ridge Hospital

Statistics from the Greater Accra Regional Hospital indicate a surge in cerebro-vascular accident cases being reported at the Emergency Unit. Emergency medicine specialist Dr. Emmanuel Ahiable attributed this to...

Ghana joins world to mark Radio Day

Farm Radio International, FRI has called on the Ghana Journalists Association, GJA and the National Media Commission, NMC to Monitor and Sanction Radio Stations that Broadcast hate speech as...

CSIR-SARI’S perspective on Climate Change and its effects on Agric in Northern Ghana

Out of Ghana’s total land area of 23.9 million hectares, about 57% is suitable for agricultural purposes. The World Bank describes Ghana’s Agricultural Sector as an “important contributor to Ghana’s...

Sale of ‘susu boxes’ increases

There is a surge in the sale of piggy banks popularly known as ‘susu boxes’ in Ghana. Manufacturers of the boxes are cashing in on the increase demand. The...

Low patronage of Gari amid relative price stability

The price of gari has dropped on the market. The extent of the drop in price of the commodity places cost of production above returns. Could it be that consumers...

Waardenburg Syndrome: A genetic disorder common among Children

A rare genetic disorder known as Waardenburg syndrome is becoming common among children in Ghana. Deputy Chief Audiologist at the Korle-Bu teaching hospital, Madam Jemima Fynn said Waardenburg syndrome...

The New Yaa Naa Abukari Mahama

Abubakari Mahama is the newly en-skinned Yaa Naa and Overlord of the Kingdom of Dagbon in the Northern region of Ghana. He was elected on 18 January 2019 by...

Curbing Rural-Urban migration; The prospects of Gov’t’s 1V1D policy

Patrick Darry is a 19 year old student of Nandom Senior High School from Sigri in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region. Patrick is at home because...

Women in Northern Ghana making waves through VSLAs

In Ghana, women constitute over 50 percent of the total population. They are however, marginalized in the sharing of political power, wealth, land among others. In the Northern half of...

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Nana Addo’s policies made Ghana fourth happiest country – Nana Boakye

The Tema West Constituency Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dennis Amfo-Sefah, has touted the positive impact of the Akufo-Addo government saying Ghana’s...

Addressing root causes of conflicts key to sustainable development in Africa, says UN Deputy...

Africa cannot have sustainable development without sustaining peace, United Nations Deputy Secretary General, Amina Mohammed said Saturday. Speaking at the 20th Session of the Regional Coordination...

You are our most distinguished alumnus” – VC of Buckingham University to Dr. Bawumia

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Buckingham has described Ghana’s Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, as “the most distinguished alumnus ever” of the...