Home / General News (page 7)

General News

Speaker launches NDPC 2019 Annual Progress Report

Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, the Speaker of Parliament, on Wednesday launched the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) 2019 Annual Progress Report (APR) in Accra. The 108-page Report assesses the progress of implementation of the Medium-Term National Development Policy Framework. It would be recalled that in 2017 the President presented to …

Read More »

Ghana CARES programme launched

The Senior Minister, Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, on Wednesday officially launched the Coronavirus Alleviation and Revitalisation of Enterprises Support (Ghana CARES) to revitalise businesses and transform the economy, ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic. The GH¢100 bilion programme, unveiled on behalf of the President, is a three-and-half year strategy, expected to be …

Read More »

Ghana Armed Forces trains journalists in military reporting

The Ghana Armed Forces, (GAF) as part of its preparation towards the December polls, has trained journalists in military reporting. The one-day workshop which brought together about 20 Journalists, formed part of GAF’s “Operation Peace Trail” ahead of the general election. Lieutenant Colonel Godwin Alexander Azara, Deputy Director, Land Operations, …

Read More »

Ghana government to support coffee sector  

Government has introduced Coffee Development Programme to support the growth of the industry. The programme, spearheaded by the Ghana Cocoa Board, has already led to the doubling of output to above 12,000 tonnes per annum with yields about 1.4 tonnes per hectare. Mr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, the Minister of Food …

Read More »