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Pre-mix fuel diversion: We can’t punish perpetrators – Committee

The Chairman of the National Pre-mix Fuel committee, Nii Lantey Bannerman, has said his outfit does not have the power to sanction persons who divert subsidized premix fuel meant for fishermen to other areas to be sold to industries. According to him, only the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) can sanction or withdraw the licenses of the Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) ...

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Plan educational activities with women’s needs in mind – Research Scientist

Managers of Ghana’s educational system have been admonished to consider the needs of girls when planning educational activities. According to a Senior Research Scientist at the Ghana Space Science Technology Institute of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission, Dr. Nana Ama Brown Klutse, taking cognizance of the biological makeup of women at the planning stages of educational activities will encourage more ...

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NPP’s ‘Special Economic Transformation Program’ to kick off in 2018

The government has announced a special initiative called the “Akufo-Addo Program for Economic Transformation (AAPET)”, as a major intervention for job creation, infrastructure development and accelerated investment in Agriculture. AAPET will envelope two already-existing special initiatives being implemented by the Akufo-Addo administration; the Planting for Food and Jobs and One-District-One Factory. The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta, delivering the budget statement in Parliament, explained ...

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Citi FM to inaugurate borehole for Korleman residents today

Citi FM will as part its 13th anniversary, today [Wednesday], inaugurate a borehole for residents of Korleman, a village located in the Ga West Municipality of the Greater Accra Region. Korleman, is one of the two farming communities that benefited from the station’s Help a Christmas Child Project. Citi FM decided to construct a borehole for the over one thousand residents ...

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Quantum Oil case against IFC to be heard in Ghana

An Accra High Court has dismissed a stay application by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the OPEC Fund to have suit brought against them by Quantum Oil moved to London for arbitration. The court which hears commercial cases held the view that the suit could continue to be heard here in Ghana without any issues. The judge, Justice Samuel ...

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