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Ghana deepens trade relations with India through GITAC

Mr Dominic Oduro-Antwi, President of the Ghana India Trade and Advisory Chamber (GITAC) on Sunday said, the chamber has made impressive efforts in promoting trade relations between Ghana and India. This he said was achieved through the collaborations with the Ghana High Commission, India, the Indian High Commission in Ghana, …

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UHAS starts diagnostic radiography programme

The University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) has started a new programme in diagnostic radiography. The programme is aimed at training a new crop of scientists to use sophisticated equipment and techniques to produce medical images. Professor John Owusu Gyapong, Vice Chancellor, UHAS, who was speaking at a matriculation …

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NGO defrauds more than 1000 people with disability

Over 1000 people with disability have been defrauded by  Rev. T.A Topper II Foundation (RTATF), a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) based in Koforidua and led by Ms Matilda Topper. The Eastern Regional branch of the Ghana Society of the Physically Disabled (GSPD) has therefore appealed to the Inspector General of Police …

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NGOs to intensify advocacy against rosewood felling

The 8th Baobab Market session has been held in Tamale with a commitment by members to intensify their advocacy to stop the indiscriminate felling of and exportation of rosewood from the country. Members, therefore, have constituted a committee to lead the advocacy activities by engaging with stakeholders at community and …

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Siblings remanded for incest

Two siblings who engaged in bouts of sexual escapades for years, producing two children out of the relationship were on Friday remanded in police custody by a Circuit Court in Cape Coast. The accused, John Arthur, alias Ekow Ayiku, 23 comes directly after Mary Arthur, alias Maame Adwoa, 25, his …

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Tema fishmongers fight to restore tilapia appeal

Fresh tilapia sellers at the Tema Community One market have assured residents and their customers not to stop patronizing their fish as they will never sell contaminated fish. They told the Ghana News Agency on Friday that patronage has dipped  following the circulation of a video  of large quantities of …

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Ghana has become biggest importer of onions from Niger

Ghana, like most African countries that signed the Maputo Agreement to allocate at least 10 per cent of their annual budget to agriculture, is the biggest importer of onions from landlocked West African neighbour, Niger. According to latest statistics from the Ghana Statistical Service on the country’s GDP, year-on-year, the industry …

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