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Empower community nurses – Lecturer 


Health Institutions have been tasked to revisit the practice of training more community nurses to visit various homes, work places and schools to promote preventive diseases as well as good environmental practices. Government has also been urged to empower these nurses with the needed resources so that they could discharge their community work effectively in order to prevent the outbreak ...

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Boundary dispute shouldn’t destroy Ghana, Ivory Coast relations – Bawumia


Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has advised that the ruling by the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea’s judgment on the maritime dispute between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire should not destroy the ties between the two sovereign nations. “There is no winner or loser of this. We are all winners because we will continue to leave in peace ...

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NPP’s collaboration with former AG on ITLOS case ‘wise’ – Mahama


Former president John Mahama has lauded President Nana Akufo-Addo and the Attorney General, Gloria Akuffo for their “wise” decision to join forces with the former Attorney General under his administration, Marietta Brew Appiah-Oppong in the just ended maritime dispute with Cote d’Ivoire. John Mahama, who initiated the legal proceedings against La Cote d’Ivoire in 2014 said that the ruling which went ...

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Don’t mock Côte d’Ivoire over ITLOS loss – Ghanaians told

Dr. Kwesi Anning

Ghanaians have been advised to celebrate in moderation the country’s victory at the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea in a maritime dispute case with Côte d’Ivoire. Security Analyst, Dr. Kwesi Anning who gave the caution on Saturday also admonished Ghanaians not to mock their Ivoirians in order not to create unnecessary tension between the two sovereign states. Côte d’Ivoire ...

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UCC fails to admit 50% of applicants

Vice Chancellor of UCC, Prof Joseph Ghartey Ampiah

The University of Cape Coast (UCC) has matriculated 5,785 regular students to pursue various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes for the 2017/2018 academic year. The number is less than half of a total of 12,240 applications the university received for both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Out of the number, 555 are pursuing various graduate programmes, with a thirty-five percent female representation while ...

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Nana Addo, UN Secretary General meet to discuss Africa’s dev’t


President Akufo-Addo met with the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres in New York last week to discuss developments on the continent. The meeting was on the side-lines of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly meeting in the US. The two leaders exchanged views on the situation in the Republic of Ghana and the sub-region and discussed some of the challenges confronting ...

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UG freshmen urged to be critical thinkers


Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, the Vice Chancellor of the University of Ghana, on Saturday, urged fresh students to develop skills in critical thinking and be analytical, as they pursued courses towards their various fields of endeavour. He said the primary aim for their enrollment was to enable them to study and improve their knowledge base to become better citizens and ...

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27 SHS students get free IT training


About Twenty-Seven students from High Schools across the country participated in a three-week boot camp to find technological solutions to Ghana’s agricultural challenges. The event organized by Nsesa Foundation under its flagship project, iSWEST, saw 17 boys and 10 girls camped in the University of Ghana for a three-week intensive training in solution driven IT and engineering projects. After receiving ...

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Citi FM is CIMG Emerging Digital Organization of the Year


Ghana’s authoritative and credible digital news platform, Citi FM, has been named by the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG) as the Emerging Digital Organization of the Year. It said the organization, whose parent company is Omni Media Co. Ltd, was being recognized for its excellence in strategic marketing for the year 2016. Citi FM was honoured alongside the Citi ...

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Citi Breakfast Show adjudged 2016 CIMG Radio Programme of the Year


For the third time in 4 years, the Citi Breakfast Show has been adjudged the Radio Programme of the Year (2016) by the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG). The show, which has undoubtedly been the favorite for most discerning listeners in the country, was given the honour at the CIMG Awards which was to recognize organizations and brands for their ...

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