24July2014

A More Responsible Press, Please!


Almost exactly three years to the day today, 6th July 2011 to be precise, in an article published on this same medium with the title “Oh What a Press We Have in Ghana”, I had cause to voice out my disappointment with our Press. That time my concern was mostly about how especially news reading in local languages had been turned into “a platform for people to display their knowledge in proverbs and idiomatic expressions or comedy-making rather than news reading. More often than not, what listeners are fed with is nothing more than 10% of an issue and 90% of the exaggerated and embellished personal view of the news reader in the form of jokes”.

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Ghana To Receive First FLEGT License In October

Although, forests plays very important role in the economy of Ghana and a great number of people continue to depend on forest assets for subsistence and to satisfy their socio-cultural needs, one of the biggest environmental challenges facing the country today is the need to reconcile the conflicting demands of the various stakeholders for these resources. Forests in Ghana have suffered a serious decline because of over-exploitation to meet the growing socio-economic needs of the population. The continuous depletion of these resources is likely to lead to their eminent extinction in the long-term. This will have enormous consequences on the forests themselves and the livelihood of the population.

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Communiqué: Combating Corruption In Oil And Gas Sector

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED BY PARTICIPANTS AT A WORKSHOP ON (COMBATTING CORRUPTION IN THE OIL AND GAS SECTOR OF GHANA) HELD ON THE 26TH AND 27TH JUNE 2014 IN ACCRA.

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Parliament Adopts A National Anti-Corruption Action Plan

By Michael J.K. Bokor, Ph.D.

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Stop Stampeding Paul Afoko

As they say, "a house divided against itself cannot stand". Victory will come to the way of NPP only in Unity. All is not well with the NPP and it is only members who do not want to deal with the truth that will deny all is well with the party.

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