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NDPC presents government’s 2022-2025 coordinated socio-economic policies to Parliament

The Director-General of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Dr Kodjo Esseim Mensah-Abrampa, says the Commission has represented the Government’s 2022-2025 coordinated socio-economic policies to Parliament for consideration and approval. This follows extensive consultations with the civil society organisations, local assemblies, private sector institutions and other key stakeholders across the …

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2021 Population Census mop-up exercise ends

The seven-day mop-up exercise announced by the Ghana Statistical Service on Monday, July 12, to complete work in the outstanding enumeration areas will end on Sunday, July 18, 2021. The Service is expected to update the public on the completion rate for the exercise or whether there will be an …

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Woman, 64, allegedly beats centenarian husband to death  

A misunderstanding between an elderly couple has ended in tragedy in the farming community of Kyenkyenase,  in the Dormaa East District of the Bono Region. During a quarrel on Wednesday, July 15, Nyamba Ayenliwuli, 64, allegedly picked a pestle and hit her 100-year-old husband, Aponwuni Ayenliwuli, leaving him in a state …

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About 90% of road accidents said to be avoidable

The Tema Police Command of the Motor Transport and Traffic Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service has stated that about 90 to 95 per cent of road accidents that occur in the country are avoidable. Sergeant Richard Timinka of the MTTD noted that all it takes for road users …

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Ghanaian farmers warned about Fall Armyworm

Mr. Prosper Mensah, the Yendi Municipal Agricultural Extension Officer has advised farmers to beware of Fall Armyworm (FAW) which can destroy a lot of crops in their farms within hours. He called on them to check on the early signs or symptoms of FAW infestation, which include; eggs on upper/lower …

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