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Provide equal opportunities to disabled children — Prof. Yankah

The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, has called on parents to provide equal opportunities for their disabled children to enable them to realise...

Why A Maternal Grandmother Is So Important For A Child

Grandmothers play a crucial role in every person’s life. I remember mine as a symbol of wisdom, love, kindness, and honesty. Grandmothers teach us valuable lessons about life and...

FDA insist ban on alcoholic beverages is to prevent children from alcoholism

The Food and Drugs Authority, FDA, has reiterated that the ban stopping celebrities from advertising alcoholic beverages is not to deprive them of basic means of living, but rather...

Children facing uncertain future, experts warn

No country offers a child both the chance of a healthy upbringing and an environment fit for their future, the World Health Organization (WHO) says. Experts say climate change and...

Parents urged to give more chocolates to their children

Parents have been encouraged to regularly purchase chocolate for their children as there are many health benefits associated with its consumption. The Chief Officer at the Central Regional branch of...

Inspirational Short Story: The artist, butcher and baker

There was an aged artist who lived in a small village. The man used to design beautiful artistic works to be sold at an attractive price. One day, a poor...

Kenya: Fourteen children killed, 39 injured in stampede

At least 14 children were killed and dozens injured in a stampede at a primary school in Kenya when they were let out to go home. The pupils, mostly aged...

More than 70% of children in Ghana are poor – Report

More than seventy percent of children in Ghana are poor. This is according to the Multi-Dimensional Child Poverty in Ghana report put together by the National Development Planning Commission, Ghana...

Youths urged to desist from activities that triggers violence during & after election

The District Chief Executive of Dormaa East in the Bono region, Mr. Emmanuel Kofi Agyemang has urged the youth in the country to desist from activities that could trigger...

Fiapre: GBC’s Radio BAR fetes orphans at Hanukkah Children’s Home

GBC's Radio BAR in the Bono Region has donated assorted items to the Hanukkah Children’s Home at Fiapre near Sunyani. Speaking during the presentation, Radio BAR's Akosua Gyaamah said the...

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Africa

‘We’ll die of hunger first’: Despair as Zimbabwe lockdown begins

It was still early on Sunday morning when Stewart Dzivira, his wife and their two-year-old son, jumped on a bus in Glen View, a densely...

Nigeria announces two-week lockdown in main cities

The president of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has announced a lockdown in the cities of Lagos and Abuja in an effort to contain the spread...

World

Spain records death toll of 849 in 24 hours

Spain has recorded 849 new deaths related to coronavirus, the highest number in 24 hours in the country since the outbreak began. The national death...

COVID-19: Austria to make basic face masks compulsory in supermarkets

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says all shoppers are required to wear basic face masks in supermarkets in a bid to slow the still-too-rapid spread...