President Akufo-Addo, Please Implement Your Pension Scheme for Cocoa Farmers

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Afosu Area Cocoa Farmers Association in the Birim North District of the Eastern Region has appealed to the government to institute a pension scheme for cocoa farmers to free them from poverty in old age. This, according to a GN…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Afosu Area Cocoa Farmers Association in the Birim North District of the Eastern Region has appealed to the government to institute a pension scheme for cocoa farmers to free them from poverty in old age. This, according to a GNA report, could be done by deducting tokens from their sales proceeds to sustain the scheme.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Tamale Teaching Hospital CEO Position Turns Tribal

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The raging tension at the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) over who becomes a substantive Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is fast taking a tribal dimension, as another name has popped up as the favourite of the people of the area.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The raging tension at the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) over who becomes a substantive Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is fast taking a tribal dimension, as another name has popped up as the favourite of the people of the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

FC Declares War On Illegal Chainsaw Operators

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Juaboso District Office of the Forestry Commission (FC) in the Western Region has declared war on illegal chainsaw operators and miners operating in the northern part of the region.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Juaboso District Office of the Forestry Commission (FC) in the Western Region has declared war on illegal chainsaw operators and miners operating in the northern part of the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Fire Outbreaks in Ashanti Tumble

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Ashanti Regional Fire Commander, ACFO Robert Semekor Kwaku Fiadzo, says there has been a 47% (417) drop in fire outbreaks in the region. From 891 fire outbreaks recorded in the first five months of 2016, it has dropped to 474 i…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Ashanti Regional Fire Commander, ACFO Robert Semekor Kwaku Fiadzo, says there has been a 47% (417) drop in fire outbreaks in the region. From 891 fire outbreaks recorded in the first five months of 2016, it has dropped to 474 in the first five months of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

HM the King to Chair Wednesday in Casablanca Religious Evening to Commemorate Laylat Al-Qadr

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, Commander of the Faithful, will chair, on Wednesday at the Hassan II mosque in Casablanca, a religious evening to commemorate Laylat Al-Qadr, the Ministry of the Royal Household, Protocol and Chancellery announced Tues…

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, Commander of the Faithful, will chair, on Wednesday at the Hassan II mosque in Casablanca, a religious evening to commemorate Laylat Al-Qadr, the Ministry of the Royal Household, Protocol and Chancellery announced Tuesday in a statement.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Pass Mahama (Duty to Rescue) Act 2017

[Ghanaian Chronicle] In memory of the late Capt. Maxwell Mahama, and as a contribution to stop the growing mob actions that often lead to loss of life, I am proposing a new law that would be called Mahama (Duty to Rescue) Act 2017. The legal brains can…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] In memory of the late Capt. Maxwell Mahama, and as a contribution to stop the growing mob actions that often lead to loss of life, I am proposing a new law that would be called Mahama (Duty to Rescue) Act 2017. The legal brains can work out the fine provisions, but here are my layman's provisions, which should go a long way to deal with this canker:

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana