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Media professionals educated on Narcotics Control Commission Act

Koforidua (E/R), Aug 1, GNA - Media professionals in the Eastern Region have undergone training on the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020...

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Koforidua (E/R), Aug 1, GNA - Media professionals in the Eastern Region have undergone training.

(E/R), Aug 1, GNA - Media professionals in the Eastern Region have undergone training on.

Aug 1, GNA - Media professionals in the Eastern Region have undergone training on the.



It was organised by the Perfector of Sentiments (POS) Foundation in partnership with.

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It was organised by the Perfector of Sentiments (POS) Foundation in partnership with the.

/> It was organised by the Perfector of Sentiments (POS) Foundation in partnership with the International.



The theme for the training was: "Understanding the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020.

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The theme for the training was: "Understanding the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act.

/> The theme for the training was: "Understanding the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act 1019);.

theme for the training was: "Understanding the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act 1019); The.

Seth Kwame Acheampong, Eastern Regional Minister, reminded journalists of their critical role in sensitising the.

Kwame Acheampong, Eastern Regional Minister, reminded journalists of their critical role in sensitising the public.

Acheampong, Eastern Regional Minister, reminded journalists of their critical role in sensitising the public and.



He described the passage of the Act (1019) as a significant achievement in.

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He described the passage of the Act (1019) as a significant achievement in the.

/> He described the passage of the Act (1019) as a significant achievement in the fight.



The Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act 1019) was passed by Parliament on.

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The Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act 1019) was passed by Parliament on March.

It is a significant example of drug policy reform advocacy in West Africa.



Mr.

Jonathan Osei Owusu, the Executive Director of POS Foundation, stated that the assertion that weed.

Osei Owusu, the Executive Director of POS Foundation, stated that the assertion that weed and.



Instead, he said, drug use was made a public health issue and that.

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Instead, he said, drug use was made a public health issue and that human.

/> Instead, he said, drug use was made a public health issue and that human rights-based.



"The new Act makes it possible for judges to give alternatives to drug.

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"The new Act makes it possible for judges to give alternatives to drug users.

/> "The new Act makes it possible for judges to give alternatives to drug users by.



"If someone is addicted to a substance, and the person needs help to.

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"If someone is addicted to a substance, and the person needs help to be.

/> "If someone is addicted to a substance, and the person needs help to be able.

someone is addicted to a substance, and the person needs help to be able to.

is addicted to a substance, and the person needs help to be able to come.



"With that roll of Marijuana, he comes out knowing all the techniques in.

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"With that roll of Marijuana, he comes out knowing all the techniques in prison.

/> "With that roll of Marijuana, he comes out knowing all the techniques in prison and.



He urged the public not to shun substance abusers, but rather embrace them.

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He urged the public not to shun substance abusers, but rather embrace them and.



He also advised marijuana traders to seek a licence from the sector ministry.

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He also advised marijuana traders to seek a licence from the sector ministry for.

/> He also advised marijuana traders to seek a licence from the sector ministry for their.

They use it for hair creams, rope, dresses, and the rest."

However, he.

use it for hair creams, rope, dresses, and the rest."

However, he noted.

it for hair creams, rope, dresses, and the rest."

However, he noted that.



The passing of the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act 1019), according to.

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The passing of the Narcotics Control Commission Act 2020 (Act 1019), according to Mr.

Samuel Owusu-Amponsah, Eastern Regional Commander of the Ghana Prisons Service, "is a relief to the.

Owusu-Amponsah, Eastern Regional Commander of the Ghana Prisons Service, "is a relief to the Ghana.

Eastern Regional Commander of the Ghana Prisons Service, "is a relief to the Ghana Prisons.

Regional Commander of the Ghana Prisons Service, "is a relief to the Ghana Prisons Service.".



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