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Government Secures Vocation For 20,000 Female In Ghana

Government Secures Vocation For 20,000 Female In Ghana

About 20,100 marginalised Ghanaian girls from six regions in the country have benefited from an international funded programme to improve their lives through education. The targeted groups between the ages of 10 to 19 have not attended school or drop out of school. The Strategic Approaches to Girls Education (STAGE) project initiated by World Education […]

Africa Summit On Women Girls In Tech Opens In Accra

Africa Summit On Women Girls In Tech Opens In Accra

The second Africa Summit on Women and Girls in Technology which seeks to bridge the digital gender gap was launched in Accra on Monday. The three-day programme is a collaboration between the Ministry of Communications, World Wide Web Foundation, Alliance for Affordable Internet, African Development Bank, Open Society Initiative for West Africa, Internet Society, Facebook, […]

Ghana To Deport 72 Nigerian Ladies

Ghana To Deport 72 Nigerian Ladies

 Seventy- two Nigerian ladies arrested for illegal entry into the country and for engaging in prostitution are to be deported, according to the Ghanaian authorities. The ladies arrested alongside eight Ghanaians and a Togolese, last week, during an operation in some brothels and hotels at Madina, an Accra suburb, allegedly entered the country illegally and […]

Ivory Coast Is Said to Ditch Private Interests in Cocoa Overhaul

Ivory Coast Is Said to Ditch Private Interests in Cocoa Overhaul

Ivory Coast is planning to remove all private representation from the board of its cocoa regulator as the world’s biggest grower prepares to coordinate the marketing of beans with neighboring Ghana, according to two people familiar with the matter. Based on the proposal that the government intends to implement next year, cocoa grinders, exporters and […]

NADMO Gives Relief Items To 919 Flood Victims

NADMO  Gives Relief Items To 919 Flood Victims

The (NADMO) on Monday supported about 919 flood victims at the Kologo community in the Kasena Nankana East Municipality of the Upper East Region with relief items. About 113 victims out of the 919 had their homes completely pulled down by the rains and are currently been housed at some of the basic schools in […]

Kofi Annan To Be Buried At Military Cemetery, Sept 13

Kofi Annan To Be Buried At Military Cemetery, Sept 13

The late United Nations (UN) Secretary General, Kofi Annan will be buried at the Military Cemetery in Accra on September 13 this year. It would be preceded by a burial service at 10:00A.M at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC), which would have in attendance President Nana Akufo-Addo and members of his government, UN officials, […]

MTN Handover Gh¢5.5 Million Maternity Block To Tema General Hospital

MTN Handover Gh¢5.5 Million Maternity Block To Tema General Hospital

 MTN Ghana, yesterday handed over an ultra modern 40-bed maternity block worth GH¢5.5 million to the Tema General Hospital (TGH). The project constructed by the MTN Ghana Foundation, has a delivery ward, lying in ward, a theatre, nurses station and changing rooms, sluice rooms, two consulting rooms, restrooms, washrooms and reception. It also has equipment […]

Female MPs In Ghana Assemble To Discuss Gender Roles And Political Participation

Female MPs In Ghana Assemble To Discuss Gender Roles And Political Participation

A day’s workshop to strengthen the capacity of the Women’s Caucus of Parliament has been held in Accra. It was collaboration between the Embassy of Israel’s International Agency for International Development and Cooperation (MASHAV) and the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection. It is part of the embassy’s initiatives to contribute to Ghana’s efforts […]

MIDA Plans To Employ 300 Female Engineering Students

MIDA Plans To Employ 300 Female Engineering Students

The Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) has planned to enrol about 300 female engineering students from tertiary institutions onto an Internships and Mentoring Programme, under its Gender and Social Inclusion Directorate initiative. The initiative is to build skills and capacities of females, attract them into the energy sector, prepare them for employment and bridge the gender […]

Lexta Ghana Donates Sanitary Pads To Female Students

Lexta Ghana Donates Sanitary Pads To Female Students

Lexta Ghana Limited, producers of YAZZ sanitary pads has presented assorted sanitary pads and panty liners to adolescent female students of the Abelemkpe Basic School in the Greater Accra Region as part of activities to mark this year’s World Menstrual Day celebrations. The event organised by the Ayawaso West Municipal Assembly sought to raise awareness […]

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