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The Standing Market in Doha

By Benjamin Willie Graham Souq Waqif known as "the standing market") is a marketplace (souq) in Doha, in the state of Qatar. The souq sells traditional garments, spices, handicrafts, and souvenirs. It is also home to restaurants and shisha lounges. The original...

Rice cultivation records a steady increase of 5% in Akatsi South

Mr. Charles Grunitzky, the Akatsi South Municipal Director of the Department of Agriculture, has disclosed that rice cultivation in the area has seen a steady increase of five per cent between 2020 and 2021. He said rice farming in Akatsi...

NR: Peasant Farmers advocate intervention in escalating prices of farm inputs

By: Joyce Kantam Kolamong For decades now, Ghana has been celebrating Farmer's Day, in recognition of farmers and fishers who work hard to feed the nation. While the country celebrates yet another farmers' day today, some peasant farmers in the...

FDA launches campaign on food safety ahead of Christmas festivities

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has launched its Food Safety Campaign towards the 2022 Christmas celebration and encouraged market women to idolise cleanliness. The campaign, which was launched at the Kaneshie Market in Accra, is to highlight some of...

About 19 countries seek opportunities in Ghana’s Agric value chain

Companies from about 19 countries are in Ghana to seek opportunities for inclusive business and value chain development in the agricultural sector. The companies, which are from Africa, Europe, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States of America, would...

38th National Farmers Day gears up

By Michael Teye Amartey The 38th edition of the National Farmers Day is set for Koforidua. The theme for the celebration is; ''Accelerating Agricultural Development Through Value Addition'. The celebration kicked off with a National Agricultural Fair on Tuesday, 29th November,...

Parliament to rise on Wednesday, December 21

Parliament, will on Wednesday, December 21, adjourn its sittings, Mr Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, the Majority Leader and Leader of Government Business in Parliament, has announced. Presenting the Business Statement for the week ending Friday, December 9, Mr Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu said the House...

Floods, drought impeding development of Volta Basin– Yaovi Dessouassi

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Executive Director of Volta Basin Authority (VBA), Mr. Robert Yaovi Dessouassi has hinted that despite the enormous potential of the Volta Basin, its development is impeded by climate extremes like flood and drought. Speaking at the opening...

846 Ghanaians called to the Bar

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Director of Ghana School of Law (GSL) popularly known as Makola, Mr. Yaw Oppong has disclosed that about 846 law students from his outfit were called to the Ghana Bar in a day. According to him, that...

EU supports Ghana Immigration Service in its operations

By Hannah Dadzie The Ghana Immigration Service, GIS, has received some equipment from the European Union, EU, to strengthen its operational capacity. The items include motorbikes, high-level document verification devices, and forensic magnifiers. The support is to ensure greater security for citizens...

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The Standing Market in Doha

By Benjamin Willie Graham Souq Waqif known as "the standing market") is a marketplace (souq) in Doha, in the state...

Ghana Vs Uruguay: I don’t like the conversation around revenge- Abigail Sosu

By: Roberta Gayode Modin Ghana's dream of being the first African country to make it to at least the semi-finals of a FIFA World Cup...

Rice cultivation records a steady increase of 5% in Akatsi South

Mr. Charles Grunitzky, the Akatsi South Municipal Director of the Department of Agriculture, has disclosed that rice cultivation in the area has seen a...

38th Farmers Day: More investments in Agriculture for Food Security

By George Ankrah, a Journalist 38 years ago in 1984, in the first week of December, Ghana celebrated its hardworking farmers and fishers for producing...

NR: Peasant Farmers advocate intervention in escalating prices of farm inputs

By: Joyce Kantam Kolamong For decades now, Ghana has been celebrating Farmer's Day, in recognition of farmers and fishers who work hard to feed the...