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NADMO urges sub-regional collaboration in disaster managment

Director General of NADMO in charge of Technical and Reforms, Seji Saji Amedonu

The National Disaster Management Organization NADMO, has called for a sub-regional collaboration between disaster management agencies in various countries to deal with the humanitarian needs of their people in terms of adversity. Speaking at the Core Course program for Humanitarian Assistance for West Africa, the Deputy Director-General of NADMO in charge of Technical services and Reforms, Seji Saji Amedonu, said ...

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NADMO pushes for L.I. to improve disaster management

Director General of NADMO in charge of Technical and Reforms, Seji Saji Amedonu

The National Disaster Management Organization [NADMO], says it is in the process of presenting a proposal to Parliament for a legislative instrument that will regulate the construction of buildings in the country, and make sure every institution has a disaster management plan. According to NADMO, most buildings are structurally deficient, making them prone to disasters. Speaking to Citi News, Deputy ...

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NADMO adopts safety measures ahead of rainy season

Director General of NADMO in charge of Technical and Reforms, Seji Saji Amedonu

The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), says it has intensified its educational programmes to ensure the safety of lives and properties ahead of the rainy season. Speaking at the opening ceremony of a core course program on Humanitarian Assistance in West Africa, the Deputy Director General of NADMO in charge of Technical and Reforms, Seji Saji Amedonu, said his outfit ...

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STAR-Ghana provides medical assistance to alleged ‘witches’

Gnani camp

One hundred and thirteen women accused of possessing witchcraft domiciled at the Gnani camp in the Yendi Municipality of the Northern Region, have been medically screened and fed by multi-fund donor managers, STAR-Ghana and its partners. The beneficiaries received drugs for diabetes, hypertension, cataract and other medical conditions associated with old age. Those diagnosed with complicated health problems were referred ...

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Aburi Girls’ Prisca Amponsah wins Young Debaters competition

Winner, Young Debaters

Prisca Amponsah, a student of Aburi Girls SHS, emerged victorious at yesterday [Saturday]’s Young Debaters competition held in Accra. The Final round had the 10 speakers battle it out for the ultimate price of representing Ghana in the International Public speaking competition to be held in the United Kingdom(UK). The day finally ended with Daniel Mawunge Kweku Amanor from Presbyterian  Boys’ Senior ...

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Police chastised for arresting ‘sex-starved’ man after suicide threat

A clinical psychologist at the School of Medical Sciences of the University of Cape Coast, Christian Ackom, has criticised the Police following the arrest of a resident of Assin Kwaata, Joseph Acquah, 38, who had threatened to take his own life over his wife’s refusal to have sex with him for three months. Joseph Acquah was detained after his wife ...

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N/R: Minority visits owners of burnt tipper trucks [Photos]

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Minority in Parliament has visited Afa Yili in the Kumbungu district of the Northern Region where about 14 tipper trucks, an excavator and a motorbike were set ablaze by Operation Vanguard. This was a follow up to the Minority legislators’ earlier call for full-scale investigations into the issue. The Minority leader, Haruna Iddrisu led ...

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Nana Addo leaves for ISA summit in India

President Nana Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo – Addo today [Thursday], 8th March 2018, left the country to attend the International Solar Alliance (ISA) Summit in New Dehli, India, on the invitation of the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, and the President of France, Emmanuel Macron. The summit will be hosting 25 Heads of State and Government, and will provide a platform for co-operation ...

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CDD-Ghana commemorates International Women’s Day

CDD- Ghana

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is celebrating all Ghanaian women as today marks International Women’s Day, for their immeasurable contribution to the development of Ghana. “On the occasion of International Women’s Day, Wednesday, March 8, 2018, the Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) celebrates women for their immeasurable contribution to the social, economic, cultural, and political development of ...

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Hold Gov’t accountable over security promises – Analyst

President Nana Akufo-Addo

Security Analyst, Emmanuel Sowatey, has called on the media and civil society organizations to hold President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his government to account on their commitments towards improving security in the country. President Akufo-Addo said at the 61st Independence parade that his government would, among other things, resource the Police Service to deal with the recent increase in ...

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