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Northern Region deserves one district-one library – NGO

Tamale based Non-Governmental Organization, Youth Empowerment for Life, (YEfL) has proposed the introduction of “one district-one library” policy for Northern Region. This follows damning reports of poor reading and spelling skills attributed to majority of basic school pupils in the Northern Region. The Centre for Active Learning and Development (CALID), an NGO, lately revealed that 48.5% of basic school pupils ...

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17-year old Samantha Boateng to open 2nd library in Kumasi

Samantha Boateng, a 17 year old student of William and Mary College in the United States, has begun construction works to build a second library at Asuodei, a village, few kilometres away from Kumasi, the Ashanti Regional capital. In 2016, she started a project of building one library annually in Ghana. She built the first library, known as the Read2Lead ...

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Ghana Library Association calls for creation of national library

Mr Samuel Bentil Aggrey, the President of the Ghana Library Association, has called on the Government to create a national library to help keep relevant national information. He said a national library was important because it would help to collect and preserve all publications of the country and perform other critical roles. Mr Aggrey made the call during the eight ...

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