Netherlands Embassy in Ghana features 22 year old Ghanaian Plastic warrior

  Ahead of Voltic Ghana Ltd launch of “iRecycle “Project on November 23,2018 in Accra, the  Netherlands Embassy in Ghana on Tuesday November 20,2018 featured  22-year old Ghanaian plastic-warrior and Executive Assistant at Coliba Waste Management Company, Prince Mortey,who has waged war against plastic pollution in the Ghana. 1 Prince…

Ghana’s integrated E-Waste Management Program to create 20,000 direct Jobs

    Government  expected to create 20,000 direct jobs with the establishment of an integrated e-waste recycling facility  at Agbogbloshie ,a suburb of Ghana’s capital ,Accra.   Finance Minister ,Ken Ofori Atta, presenting the 2019 budget statement in Parliament on Thursday said “the Integrated e-waste Management program has been launched and will, among…

Zoomlion, AMA, Cape Town collaborate in waste management for Clean Accra Vision

Zoomlion Ghana Limited and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) have collaborated with the City of Cape Town in South Africa to be able to feed into President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s mantra of making Accra the cleanest city in the sub-region. This effort by the two organizations having great interest…

New Juaben South to revive Sanitation Court to prosecute offenders
The Municipal Chief Executive for New Juaben South in the Eastern Region ,Isaac Appaw -Gyasi has hinted plans to revive “Revenue, Sanitation and Development Control Court to enforce the Assembly By-Laws”. The decision is part of the broad vision of the MCE who recently assumed office,to restore discipline and... Read more
CONIWAS Calls for increase funding for water ,sanitation and Hygiene in Ghana
The Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) is calling for the injection of financial resources, and the creation of an enabling environment to accelerate WASH delivery Services. Speaking at Press Conference on the theme “Reforming Ghana’s Water, Sanitation and hygiene sector towards Universal Access” in Accra, the... Read more
Ivory Coast sunny weather boosts cocoa crop
Sunny spells and scarce rainfall in most of Ivory Coast’s cocoa growing regions last week could stem the spread of black pod disease and boost the main cocoa crop, farmers said on Monday Last week, farmers said they were concerned that wet spells could help spread disease. But a... Read more
Ghana’s Cocoa farming Sector not depleting Forest-COCOBOD
The CEO of COCOBOD Joseph Boahen Aidoo has stressed the board will not embark on programmes that will lead to deforestation. According to him, all the programmes being rolled out by the board are targeted at ensuring high yield. He said he disagrees with assertion that cocoa farming is... Read more
Youth in Afforestation Job is high risk ,pay our allowance by next week else….
Beneficiaries of Youth in afforestation Program in the Eastern Region have given government a week ultimatum to pay their five months outstanding allowance arrears to avert a massive demonstration and subsequently  regional Sit-down strike.   “we are asking that all our unpaid arrears from July to September with some... Read more
Tropenbos engages women on Ghana’s Timber value chain
  A day’s stakeholders validation workshop to identify ways of strengthening women’s role for development in the nation’s timber value chain, has been held at Fumesua in the Ejisu Municipality of Ashanti Region. It sought to discuss guidelines and measures of coming up with social safeguards to protect women... Read more
Group explores prospects of Ecological farming in Ghana
  The Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD) Ghana, a non-governmental organization, has opened its week-long biannual international conference at Jirapa in the Upper West Region to discuss ecological farming prospects in Africa. Representatives from Senegal, Mali, USA, Burkina Faso and Benin converged in Jirapa to share... Read more
Danger: Air quality in Ghana deteriorating -Experts
Ghana is being cautioned to curb increasing air pollution in the country.According to experts,there is a sharp deterioration in air quality in some part of the country which could have negative health implications on millions of citizens. Air pollution is a significant risk factor for a number of health... Read more
Responsible mining must be a priority – Tarkwa-Nsuaem MCE
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipality, Gilbert Ken Asmah has reiterated the commitment of government to creating a secured and safe mining environment for Ghanaians. “Mining activities have become an integral part of our economic activities since time immemorial, and as a government, we are poised to... Read more
Three including two chinese illegal miners arrested at Bosuso
  Three illegal miners including two chinese nationals and their Ghanaian accomplice have been arrested at Bosuso in the Fanteakwa South District of the Eastern Region.   The three,were arrested Tuesday October 30,2018 by a joint task -force of Police and NADMO officials in the area after a tip off.They... Read more