Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Growing alarm at desert locust swarms in East Africa

There's growing alarm in East Africa about huge swarms of desert locusts which are spreading across the region. One swarm in Kenya was reported to...

Ghana to focus on flower and vegetable business with greenhouses –...

The government has started constructing greenhouses to start the development of vegetable seeds to help boost Ghana’s vegetable cut flower production sector. Three of the...

DR Congo workers for Feronia made impotent by pesticides – HRW

Workers exposed to pesticides at a UK-funded firm in the Democratic Republic of Congo have complained of becoming impotent, a rights group has said. Feronia,...

Forestry Commission to arm forest guards

The Forestry Commission says it has begun the process to procure firearms for its frontline staff following clearance received from the security services to...

A third of tropical African plants face extinction

A third of tropical African plants are on the path to extinction, according to a new assessment. Much of western Africa, Ethiopia, and parts of...

Full Text of 2020 Budget Statement by Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta

Click to read the full Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the Government of Ghana for the 2020 Financial Year as presented to Parliament...

Ghana has less than 20% real forest – Expert

The Technical Director in-charge of Forestry at the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr Musa Abu-Juam, says Ghana currently has less than 20 per...

LK International Company Partners with Ministry of Agriculture to Train Farmers...

The Ministry of Agriculture, Cape Coast Municipal Assembly in collaboration with LK International Company Limited has trained smallholder farmers in Wawaso – a suburb...

Agric crises: if only the reverend and politician could meet!

I don’t know whether Deputy Agric Minister Mr George Oduro and the Rt Rev Dr Setorwu Ofori, Moderator of the Global Evangelical Church have...

Cocoa Stakeholders agrees on floor price propose by Ghana, Cote...

Partners in the global cocoa industry, have accepted the proposed Floor Price by Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire of $2,600 per tonne. This pricing is expected...
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