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MMDCEs AND DSW URGED TO SUPPORT THE IMPLEMENTATION LEAP PROGRAMME

The Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, John Alexander Ackon, has urged the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) and Department of Social Welfare (DSW) to support in the implementation of the Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) Programme. He was speaking at a day sensitization workshop for 52 selected MMDCEs held at Sunyani in ...

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THE TWO ASUTIFI DISTRICTS GET APSC

To help reduce post-harvest losses in Chili pepper and Ginger within the Asutifi North and South Districts, the Newmont Ghana Gold Limited (NGGL) and Deutsch Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) has come up with the Asutifi Processing and Services Centre (APSC) at the cost of 694 thousand 897 dollars. Mr. Joep Coenen, the General Manager of the Newmont’s Ghana Ahafo ...

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Increasing rate of youth unemployment alarming – Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama says the growing numbers of unemployed graduates in the country poses a threat to society. He expressed this concern when he addressed Muslim and Zongo chiefs led by the Chief Imam Sheikh Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu at the Flagstaff House. The President acknowledged that the country’s economy is not “growing fast enough” to guarantee jobs for the youth. ...

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Aboadze thermal plant to be completed in October

The first power supply from the Aboadze Thermal Power Plant is schedule for October 27, 2014, Ron Barnatt, Plant Manager at the Takoradi International Company, contractors of the project, has said. The plant is expected to add 330 megawatts of power to the national electricity grid. Mr Barnatt told the media that expansion works on the 400 million- dollar project ...

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