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Eat Ghana- Celebrating Ghanaian Foods

Source:reneediet.com   Hi folks! Happy new month! I love that the month of March has been dubbed Ghana Month in celebration of our 61st independence anniversary. So in line with the “Eat Ghana” campaign, today’s post is about a very common food in Ghana which is an august member of the association of Ghanaian street foods. Trust me there’s no ...

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Diabetes is actually five separate diseases – Research suggests

Scientists say diabetes is five separate diseases, and treatment could be tailored to each form. Diabetes – or uncontrolled blood sugar levels – is normally split into type 1 and type 2. But researchers in Sweden and Finland think the more complicated picture they have uncovered will usher in an era of personalised medicine for diabetes. Experts said the study ...

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Unwholesome FanDango ice cream destroyed in Tema

About 12,800 pieces of expired FanDango, a frozen ice cream product, were destroyed yesterday by officials of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority in Tema.The products, which were imported from neighbouring Nigeria in a forty-footer container by Fan Milk Ghana Limited, were found to have expired on December 28th last year.The Customs Chief Revenue Officer at the Refrigerated ...

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GRA gives tax stamp defaulters 3 month ultimatum

  Manufacturers, importers and retailers who are yet to fix tax stamp on their products have up to three months to do so or risk having their products withdrawn from the market.The directive follows the coming into force of the tax stamp policy which took effect yesterday.Senior Revenue Officer at the Ghana Revenue Authority, GRA, and Head of the Enforcement ...

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Regions and regionalism in Ghana

Regions and regionalism in Ghana Stephen B Kendie (with Shaibu Bukari) Introduction The country Ghana currently has ten regions: the last region (the Upper West region) was carved out in 1983 from the then Upper Region (see figure 1). Following the campaign promises made by the New Patriotic Party in 2016 to create new regions if the party was voted ...

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Prof. Ama Ata Aidoo Writes: Ghana’s SHS Crisis…

Source:peacefmonline.com Some of the reasons why the boarding component in our state-assisted senior high schools must be removed. And Now can we begin to have a calm national conversation? Ghana has never been able to afford boarding as a major component of its state-owned education system, we cannot afford it, and not wanting to admit this puts us in some ...

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Bill Cosby’s Daughter Ensa Dies Aged 44

Ensa Cosby, the daughter of comedian Bill Cosby, has died aged 44, a spokesman for the family says. She died from a kidney disease in Massachusetts on Friday, according to spokesman Andrew Wyatt. Last year, she defended her father when he went on trial over allegations he drugged and sexually assaulted a woman in 2004. The judge declared a mistrial ...

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Ghanaians have little time to eat, rest and exercise – NGO

Health Concern Ghana, a non-governmental health care delivery organization has expressed worry about the unhealthy lifestyle of workers in the country. It says Ghanaians have little time to eat, rest and exercise their bodies, adding that all they think about is meeting targets. Speaking at the 2nd Church Health Conference in Accra, the Executive Director of the Group, Mary Aboagye ...

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