Monday, December 5, 2022
Sika Mpε Dede, the maxim by the President, has quickly metamorphosed into many things. From T-shirts to music; and now, a book. The masterpiece – authored by Certified Financial Fitness Coach, Peter Kwadwo Asare Nyarko & Certified Professional Trainer (CPT) Samuel Agyeman-Prempeh – is an eye-opener on many salient...
…100% of donations will go toward Horn of Africa life-saving humanitarian response where millions of children are at risk of hunger and malnutrition Today, Binance Charity, the philanthropic arm of Binance – the world’s leading cryptocurrency and blockchain infrastructure provider, has announced its first Giving Tuesday campaign for the...
As the largest contributor to Ghana's Gross Domestic Product (GDP), accounting for over 50% of GDP, agriculture is essential for the country's overall economic development. In addition, it generates roughly 60% of export revenue. It economically supports 80% of the people, whether directly or indirectly, through farming, the sale...
Agriculture has a central socioeconomic position in Ghana. The sector accounts for more than 65 percent of the work force, slightly higher than 40 percent of GDP the gross domestic product, with almost 45 percent of foreign currencies acquired through exports. Although agriculture is a key part of the country's...
The average Ghanaian farmer would have to fully embrace alternatives to make a living and sustain their families as inorganic fertiliser prices keep soaring. The unfortunate situation cropping up is a worry to many farmers as some are likely to fold up and others have resorted to reducing their...
With an estimated 44.7% of the workforce employed in the agriculture sector, farming, forestry and fisheries are not only central parts of Ghana’s economy but are key parts of society. Many of the individuals employed in the sector are smallholder farmers, producing a wide variety of products, from coconuts...
A retailer-facing mobile application that aims to establish retailer loyalty in the smallholder farmers’ ecosystem by connecting Yara fertilizers with retailers, has been launched in Accra. The application, known as YaraConnect, is expected to enable Yara retailers to serve farmers better to ensure thriving between the company and its distributors...
As a majority of the world’s capture fisheries sector remains over-exploited, with the situation not different in Ghana, the Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministry has said plans are underway to start value addition to fisheries products. Sector Minister Madam Mavis Hawa Koomson disclosed this, saying: “With the number of fleets increasing,...
Kingdom Exim Ghana Limited has donated GH¢25,000 to the Ministry of Food And Agriculture with the aim to support the upcoming 38th National Farmers Day. The donation is to support the Ministry in awarding the individual who would emerge as the best crop farmer for this year’s event. The General Executive...
In line with the law’s dictate to open regional offices and district officers across the country, the National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) between 2016 and 2021 opened five zonal offices to augment its efforts of reaching out to every Ghanaian worker with the message of pension and retirement planning. It...
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