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Food insecurity to hit Ghana if… – Women in farming warn

Rural women in Ghana say despite their key role in the agricultural sector, they have been sidelined in the implantation of certain government policies. Their concern is coming at a time rural women across Africa are being empowered to remain in agriculture so as to secure food for the future. The Africa Lead project is aimed at building capacity for ...

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Land Bill attracts 317% increase in Budget – PAC

The Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources (MLNR) has exceeded its initial budget amount of about US$196,000 on activities relating to the drafting of Bills to about 317 per cent. The Bills, Land Bill and Land Use and Planning Bill were to cost the ministry some US$196,000 in drafting, but increased to US$816,883. A report by the Public Accounts Committee ...

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Hefty taxes a punishment for businesses – Ken Ofori-Atta

The Director in-charge of fundraising for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) 2016 presidential campaign, Ken Ofori-Atta, has backed the party’s proposal to cut down taxes on businesses when voted into power. The investment banker and co-founder of Databank, believes government’s decision to impose harsh taxes on a few Ghanaians is only a lazy approach to revenue generation. Speaking on the Point Blank segment ...

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