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New ways to tackle youth unemployment in Ghana – Experts

Government and stakeholders have been advised to develop new ways to address the growing unemployment situation in Ghana. The meeting was organised by the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana)...

Man, 19, reported missing at Lapaz

A 19-year-old man, Ben Tetteh, is reported missing after he was last seen at the Lapaz New Market in Accra last Tuesday. According to his instructor, Joseph Tei, Ben, who...

UN: 1 in 10 children globally is victim of child labour

The International Labor Organization is calling for the elimination of child labour, which victimizes tens of millions of children in all regions of the world. The call came from...

DR Congo Ebola outbreak: Child in Uganda diagnosed with virus

A five-year-old boy in Uganda has been diagnosed with Ebola, the World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed. This is the first case confirmed in the country amid a deadly outbreak...

Migrant crisis: Children among seven killed as boat sinks in Greece

At least seven people have been killed and 57 others rescued after a boat carrying migrants overturned near the Greek island of Lesbos, officials say. The bodies of two children,...

DPS Int’l picks 4 medals in Youth Chess Championships

DPS International Ghana on Saturday picked four (4) medals at the second edition of the National Youth Chess Championships held at the school campus at community 25 in Tema. Four...

DPS International Ghana celebrates fathers

Being a father, especially a responsible one, can sometimes be a really demanding task. School fees payments for wards, gift-buying, payment of medical bills, vacation expenses are some costs associated...

21.8 million children trapped in child labour

The Deputy Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Bright Wireko-Brobbey says about 21.8 million children are into child labour describing it as alarming. This, he said calls for swift policy...

Study shows higher cocoa prices could end Child Labor in Ghana

Ghana could end child labor on cocoa farms by increasing the prices it pays impoverished farmers by about 50%, a U.S. study said on Wednesday, as global efforts to...

Tobacco usage high amongst the youth – Study reveals

A study by Tobacco Atlas Ghana, has revealed that about 425,200 men, 69,200 women and 2,700 boys smoked cigarettes each day, while about 75 men die weekly by smoking...

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Ghana Card to be used for SIM re-registration

The National Communications Authority (NCA) on Monday announced that the Ghana Card, for which a mass registration and issuance for Ghanaian citizens is on-going,...

AFCON 2019: Senegal lose Sane for rest of Africa Cup group stage

Giant Senegalese defender Salif Sane will miss at least his team's next two Africa Cup of Nations matches after hurting his ankle in the...

AFCON 2019: Cameroon player pulled out of Afcon due to possible heart defect

Striker Joel Tagueu has been withdrawn from Cameroon's squad at the Africa Cup of Nations after a medical examination revealed a possible life-threatening heart...