80 Percent of Students of the Southern Region Score Passing Marks

[Shabait] Mendefera -80% out of about 189,000 registered students in the Southern Region have passed to the next level in the 2016/2017 academic year. This was reported at a meeting the education ministry’s branch held in Mendefera town on the 26th and…

[Shabait] Mendefera -80% out of about 189,000 registered students in the Southern Region have passed to the next level in the 2016/2017 academic year. This was reported at a meeting the education ministry's branch held in Mendefera town on the 26th and 27th of July.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

ANC Reinstates Axed Leadership of Western Cape’s Dullah Omar Region

[News24Wire] The ANC national executive committee has set aside the provincial executive committee’s decision to disband the leadership of the party’s Dullah Omar region in the Western Cape.

[News24Wire] The ANC national executive committee has set aside the provincial executive committee's decision to disband the leadership of the party's Dullah Omar region in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Direct Investments Must Benefit All

[Business Day] Africa is now seen as the rising continent in the world. Decades ago, this continent was seen as the ‘dark continent’ because of abject poverty due to poor leadership and conflicts. A continent of fifty-four (54) countries have witnessed…

[Business Day] Africa is now seen as the rising continent in the world. Decades ago, this continent was seen as the 'dark continent' because of abject poverty due to poor leadership and conflicts. A continent of fifty-four (54) countries have witnessed severe wars caused by political rivalry, religious conflicts, coup d'etats, among others. These wars have cost millions of lives and rendered millions of people homeless (internally displaced persons and refugees).

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Exporting SMEs Get Unido Assistance

[Business Day] The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has started providing technical support to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) and companies producing for exports in Ghana.

[Business Day] The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has started providing technical support to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) and companies producing for exports in Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Peasant Farmers’ Fertilizer Watchdog Looks Out for Smugglers

[Business Day] The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) is alarmed that “bags of subsidised fertilizer are being smuggled out of the country to Burkina Faso and Togo.”

[Business Day] The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) is alarmed that "bags of subsidised fertilizer are being smuggled out of the country to Burkina Faso and Togo."

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

BoG’s Rate Cut Set to Boost Lending – Moody’s

[Business Day] Ghana’s central bank’s 1.5 per cent rate cut this week will boost lending by local banks and is a signal that the economy is gradually improving, Moody’s Investors Service said on Thursday.

[Business Day] Ghana's central bank's 1.5 per cent rate cut this week will boost lending by local banks and is a signal that the economy is gradually improving, Moody's Investors Service said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Unionism Has Moved From Violence to Dialogue – Gnat

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ho. -The General Secretary of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), Mr. David Ofori Achampong has observed that trade unionism has grown beyond ‘violence era’ to dialogue and consultation, which is helping to ensure pe…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ho. -The General Secretary of the Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT), Mr. David Ofori Achampong has observed that trade unionism has grown beyond 'violence era' to dialogue and consultation, which is helping to ensure peaceful and productive activities at work places.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

10 Platoons Deployed to Mining Sites Today

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Government has quickly changed gear to the highest speed by deploying about 10 platoons drawn from the army, navy, air force and the police to illegal mining sites to help protect the ecology from further degradation.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Government has quickly changed gear to the highest speed by deploying about 10 platoons drawn from the army, navy, air force and the police to illegal mining sites to help protect the ecology from further degradation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana