Fordam, (US), Dec 20, GNA - Professor Monika Mcdermott, Professor of Political Science in the Fordam University of the United States of America has stated that public opinion was an essential ingredient during polling and campaigning.“So some of the aspects to consider as the key one is that public opinion in an election is f
Ho, Dec. 20 GNA - The Third Ghana Blockchain Conference has ended with a call on the country to leverage on new technologies for accelerated development.Madam Nancy Dotse, the Organising Chair of the Conference said, “it is opportune that Ghana leverages on new technologies like Blockchain, Internet of Things, Artificial inte
By Gifty Amofa, GNAAccra, Dec. 20, GNA - Mr James Oppong-Boanuh, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) has called on the general public to assist police in combating crime since it is a shared responsibility.He said, this
Accra, Dec. 20, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Friday inaugurated the Governing Board of the National Film Authority, urging it to work to put the Ghanaian film industry on the continental and global maps.With the main goal of developing and regulating the nation's film industry, the Board, chaired by veteran actor
By Comfort Sena Fetrie, GNATatale, (N/R), Dec. 20, GNA - Dr Peter Ndowie, the Director of the Pan African Organisation in Ghana, has urged the judiciary to impose stiffer punishement on child trfficking offenders.This was
A GNA feature by Godwill Arthur-MensahAccra, Dec. 20, GNA - Coral reefs are diverse underwater ecosystems, similar to a forest reserve, serve as habitat for different marine species. They represent unique habitats with hig
By Kodjo Adams/Elizabeth Awinbono, GNA Accra, Dec 20, GNA - Mr Alexander Kom Abban, the Deputy Minister of Health, Friday, advised newly qualified medical practitioners to live by the tenets of the profession, which enjoins them to be professional in
Accra, Dec. 20, GNA - Statistics from the World Health Organizations (WHO) indicate that over 425 million people in the world are suffering from diabetes.Out of this figure, a staggering 16 million people are found on the African continent, a figure which is projected to hit 41 million by 2045 if deliberate measures are not tak
Accra, Dec 20, GNA- A technology called Dry Card has been introduced by Faranaya Agribusiness Ltd and 2SCALE to support sorghum farmers, aggregators and agribusinesses in the Upper East region of Ghana in managing moisture content in grains to reduce post-harvest losses.The technology was first developed by the Horticulture Inn
Accra, Dec. 20, GNA -Yara Ghana Limited, a leading name in fertilizers in Ghana, has won the agro input of the year-fertilizer at the maiden Ghana Cocoa Awards held in Accra recently.The company’s input package for cocoa, which is the Asaase Wura and YaraLiva Nitrabor were shortlisted among other cocoa fertilizer inputs for t
By Albert Allotey, GNAAccra, Dec. 20, GNA – The Coalition of NGOs in Nutrition and Food Security (CONFSEC), has urged the public to check the manufacturing and expiring dates of foods on the market shelves before buying.
By Sylvia Sika Afealetey, GNAHo, Dec. 20, GNA - Mr Peter Claver Nantuo, Volta Regional Commander of the Ghana Immigration Service has asked commercial drivers to be security conscious and work with Immigration officers for mutual benefit.
By Hannah Awadzi, GNA Accra, Dec. 20, GNA – The Ghana Association of Writers (GAW) is poised to strengthening its regional branches and putting measures in place to achieve that goal, Mr Francis Gbormittah, the President of GAW, has sai
Accra, Dec. 20, GNA - An Accra High Court has ordered the Bank of Ghana (BoG), the Attorney-General (AG) and the Receiver of GN Savings and Loans Limited to file their defence in response to the suit by GN Savings and Loans over the revocation of its license.The Court presided over by Justice Gifty Addo Adjei gave the three def
By Francis Ameyibor, GNA Accra, Dec. 20, GNA – The Institute of Internal Auditors Ghana (IIA-Ghana), has urged auditors to uphold the highest professional standards of integrity in their practice and promote an ethical culture in their organisation
Tema, Dec. 20, GNA - Mr Isaac Osei, Managing Director of the Tema Oil Refinery has announced his resignation from the country's only Refinery effective January 1, 2020.Mr Osei announcing this at the company's Carol's service indicated that he presented his resignation letter to the Chairman of the Board of TOR.
By Hafsa Obeng, GNAAccra, Dec. 20, GNA – Mr Akwasi Agyemang, Chief Executive Officer, Ghana Tourism Authority, has said that the Authority would soon outdoor a new project for next year, dubbed: “Beyond the return.”H
By Albert Futukpor, GNATamale, Dec. 20, GNA – Beneficiaries of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) Programme have been assured of an efficient payment system to ensure that they receive their cash grants on time to support their various activities.
By Albert Futukpor, GNAShishegu (N/R), Dec. 20, GNA - The pictures of assembly member candidates and those of Unit Committee member candidates were printed in black and white making it difficult for the electorate to identify their preferred candidates, NORSAAC, a civil society organization, has observed.