Plan International/Global Affairs partners NGO to support women traders in Sunyani

Sunyani, April 13, GNA - Women face deep-rooted obstacles to achieving their potential. Gender inequality manifests itself in economic security, education, health, and politics. It does not only affect women, but also impedes their economic growth and social progress. COVID-19 Impact The Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic adversely impacted and worsened the...

Apr 13, 2021 at 3:52pm

The Upper East Uncompleted Theatre: A setback to the region’s cultural heritage

Bolgatanga, April 10, GNA – The Upper East Region is one of the few regions in Ghana that has a lot of cultural diversity among its people. The uniqueness of each tribe’s culture teaches wisdom and portrays who they are. No one can talk about the people of the Upper East Region without talking about their unmatched rich cultural heritage ranging from language, food, clothes such as...

Apr 10, 2021 at 6:35pm

Bunso Arboretum, an exceptional tourist site in the Eastern Region

Bunso, April 10, GNA - The Eastern Region is undoubtedly one of the tourist hubs in the country endowed with popular and striking sites. Some of them are; the Boti waterfalls in the Yilo Krobo municipality, the Akaa waterfalls and Asenema water falls, the 'Obosabea' known as the Fertility rock, the birthplace of the famous Okomfo Anokye, all in the Okere district. Other...

Apr 10, 2021 at 6:07pm

Death ‘hanged’ on the neck

Wa, March 10, GNA - Despite its important religious significance for Muslim women especially the married ones, the veil (Mayafi) is also increasingly causing deaths among its users who often hang it on their necks while riding on motor bikes. A number of women have lost their lives over the past years in the Upper West Region, while having their veils rolled around their necks with part...

Apr 10, 2021 at 5:02pm

'Travel and See,' poverty is real

Ho, April 10, GNA - "Travel and see" was the inscription on a mummy truck that used to ply between Ho and Adaklu Kodzobi, my holy village in the early seventies. These were the exact words by a member of Friends of Humanity Foundation, an Accra-based non-profit making organisation, when they travelled to some deprived communities in the Adaklu District of the Volta region to celebrate...

Apr 10, 2021 at 4:59pm

‘Akyeke’, the Nzema delicacy gaining popularity across Ghana

Takoradi, April 09, GNA -"Akyeke" is a local delicacy of the people of Nzema in the Western Region of Ghana. It is also enjoyed by people in Cote d’Ivoire. The food is not common in other parts of Ghana, but is loved by people across the various Regions of the country. What is it? People are likely to meet “akyeke” vendor when they visit any part of the Western...

Apr 10, 2021 at 3:29pm