Ghana eats more fish than it produces

Although Ghana consumes about 950, 000 tonnes of fish annually, only 450 000 are caught or cultivated locally, Madam Sherry Ayitey, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, has said.

Tarkwa Nsueam Assembly to improve revenue performance

The Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipal Assembly has as at June this year collected 1,696128.27 Ghana cedis as its total revenue as against a total projection of 2,326,375 Ghana cedis for this year. Mrs.

Ghanaian Youth Challenged to Aspire to Greater Heights

President John Dramani Mahama has charged Ghanaian Youth to aspire to achieve greatness in whatever field they find themselves. He observed that perseverance and determination must be their hallmark since no individual can change their destiny.

PPP urges decisiveness in control of epidemics

The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) on Wednesday pressed government to show decisiveness and to be pragmatic in controlling disease outbreak in the country.

Early warning systems can reduce disasters –AAG

Failure of State Institutions to act on early warning systems accounts for most disasters in the country, the Programme Manager of Action Aid Ghana (AAG), Mr James Kusi-Boamah, on Wednesday said.

Government to Institute Mineral Revenue Management law

Participants at a consultative forum held in Bolgatanga on Wednesday called on Government to institute a Mineral Revenue Management law to ensure accountability, transparency and equitable distribution of resources.

Somali media Bill attracts criticisms

The African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX) has condemned the endorsement by the Somali Council of Ministers of a repressive Media Bill on 1 September, 2014, restricting media operations and content. AFEX calls for the Somali Parliament to reject the Bill outright.

Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam district steps up development

The Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam District Assembly collected GH¢74,627.78 as at June out of projected revenue of GH¢82,681.50, representing 90.26 percent of the estimated internally generated revenue. Mr.

Jaman North Constituency of NDC elects officers

Alhaji Braimah, incumbent Chairman of the Jaman North Constituency of the National Democratic Congress retained his seat at the constituency level election held at Seketia. The election was supervised by the Jaman North District Electoral Commission.

Queen mother appeals for support

The Queen mother of Ave-Havi in the Akatsi North District, Mama Aviakpui III, has appealed to citizens, corporate institutions, non-governmental organizations, benevolent individuals and the government to come to their aid.
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