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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Prof Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, the Education Minister, said it was not true that about 70 per cent of the 2014 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) candidates failed.
The Jaman South Constituency of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has elected its 2012 NDC Parliamentary Candidate, Osahene Major Kwadwo Boakye Djan,(RTD) as its chairman. He was elected by the 480-member Electoral College at Drobo.
Mrs. Pricilla Arthur an executive member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Central Region has urged members and well-wishers of the party to close their ranks and propagate the Better Ghana Agenda to woo more people to join the party. Mrs.
Residents of Asuansi in Abura-Asebu-Kwamankese District have appealed to the government to construct the road from Abakrampa to Asuansi through Nyamedom to enable them transport their farm produce easily to the market.