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Science, technology and innovation are keys to Africa’s development – Dr Micheal Owusu

The Chief Operating Officer of KGL Group, Dr Michael Owusu, has said Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) are key components Africans need...

7th Agrofood West Africa Trade Fair launched in Accra

The 7th International Trade Show & Conference on Agriculture, Food & Beverage Technology on West Africa agrofood and plastprintpack has opened in...
Kumasi residents in queue to buy from Planting for Food and Jobs Market

PFJ Market: Plantain not part of budget and crop list – MP

The Ranking Member on the Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs Committee of Parliament has berated the minister for Food and Agriculture for...

Your foodstuff are also expensive – Kumasi PFJ market patrons lament

Patrons of the maiden Kumasi edition of the government’s Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) market have expressed disappointment in the turnout...

Agric Ministry justifies insufficient foodstuff at PFJ market

https://youtu.be/nWSxfCVfhZ4 The Agriculture Ministry has explained the reason behind the scanty amount of foodstuff displayed at its...

Govt to review standard of import, support farmers for mass production

The standard required for imports into the country will by May next year undergo review, President Nana Akufo-Addo has stated.

Over 22% of Ghanaians can’t meet food needs – ISSER

Despite significant productivity growth in major staples in the last decade or so, the food security situation in Ghana continues to deteriorate.

Current high food prices due to greed from sellers – Agric Minister

The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has blamed the current increase in food prices on profiteering from the...

3.6m Ghanaians are food insecure – GSS

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) has called on the government to be keen on ensuring food and nutrition security in the rural...

Caught in Conflict: Invisible hands want me out of office – Embattled Deputy Minister

The Deputy Sanitation Minister, Amidu Issahaku Chinnia, has alleged that some invincible hands and a senior member of the governing New Patriotic...

Agric Minister admits food prices have gone up

The Minister for Food and Agriculture Minister, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto has admitted that the prices of food on the market have...

Covid-19 expenditure: All 16 questions and how they were answered by Ken Ofori-Atta

With the Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta appearing before Parliament today, he is expected to answer some 16 questions filed by some...

No food shortage in the country – Deputy Agric Minister

The Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Yaw Frimpong Addo, has stated that it was not true that there was food crisis...

PFJ initiative: Chinderi chief pledges 122 acres of land to govt

The Chief of Chinderi in the Krachi Nchumuru District of the Oti Region, Nana Okogye has pledged some 122 cares of land...

Ghana gets $100 million from food exports – Agric Minister

The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has revealed Ghana got $100 million from food exports in 2019.

SONA 2022: 80 warehouses to store food completed – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced the completion of some 80 warehouses across the country. According to him, there is...

Food prices to be ‘fairly stable’ in first quarter of 2022

Food prices will be “fairly stable” in the first quarter of 2022, commodity analyst, Esoko Ghana, has projected. The...

Govt to establish Land Information Bank – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has announced the government's plan to establish an Agricultural Land Information Bank. This, according to him,...

NDC man takes on Agric Minister over food prices comments [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · NDC man takes on Agric Minister over food prices comments A member of...

My wife also goes to the market – Agric Minister reacts to food price...

The Minister for Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto has insisted that food prices in Ghana are "very cheap".

Akufo-Addo commissions phase II of Accra Compost and Recycling Plant

President Nana Akufo-Addo has commissioned Phase II of the Accra Compost and Recycling Plant (ACARP), executed by the Jospong Group and Partners.

There is shortage of food; not food crisis – Minister [Audio]

The Deputy Minister for Agriculture has dismissed claims that the country is faced with a food crisis. Mr Yaw...

Planting for Food & Jobs was my idea – Mahama

JoyNews/AdomNews · Planting for Food & Jobs was my idea - Mahama Former President John...

Agric Minister reacts to Mahama’s food shortage prediction

Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has expressed reservations about former President John Mahama's claims of imminent food shortage.

Mahama secured funding for Planting for Food & Jobs – Asiedu Nketia [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Mahama secured funding for Planting for Food & Jobs – Asiedu Nketia claims
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Govt transports fertilisers to Northern Ghana to address food security

The National Food Buffer Stock Company has disclosed that fertilisers have been transported to the northern parts of the country to address...

Francis-Xavier Sosu: Bawumia’s needless attempt to justify astronomical and unsustainable debt levels nauseating

Introduction Addressing a regional seminar of the Tertiary Students Confederacy of the NPP (TESCON) on 7th August 2021, at...

Fertiliser shortage: Builsa South MP predicts food scarcity if…

Member of Parliament (MP) for Builsa South constituency, Dr Clement Apaak, is predicting food shortage if the government does not address fertiliser...

Dr. Bawumia has distinguished himself as a precious asset for Ghana and NPP –...

Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia has truly distinguished himself as a precious asset and beacon of hope for the New Patriotic Party...

Jobs created by Akufo-Addo will shock you

Deputy Minister-designate for Employment and Labour Relations, Bright Wireko-Brobby says the Akufo-Addo government has created over 3.8 million jobs since 2017.

Let’s work together to accelerate development of Gonjaland – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has urged the chiefs and people of Gonjaland in the Savannah Region to put aside their differences...

Govt has created 3 million jobs – Employment Minister-designate

Employment and Labour Relations Minister-designate, Ignatius Baffour-Awuah, has claimed the government has created three million jobs. “The last time...

Ignore the noise of NDC and vote for Akufo-Addo – Razak Opoku

Founder and President of the Concern Voters Movement (CVM),Razak Kojo Opoku has urged Ghanaians to ignore the noice of the opposition National...

Govt has created 2 million jobs in the formal sector – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says the Akufo-Addo-led administration has created two million jobs in the formal sector since assuming office in...

NPP govt will provide ‘Okada’ riders decent jobs – CVM

Concerned Voter Movement (CVM) has stated that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government is committed to ensuring that every Ghanaian is employed...

Akufo-Addo commissions NEIP’s 75 greenhouses, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Centre

President Nana Akufo-Addo has commissioned seventy-five greenhouses and an entrepreneurship and innovation centre constructed by the Business Development Ministry and the National...

There is enough food after lockdown – Agric Minister assures

Food and Agriculture Minister, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto, says there is enough food in the country, hence the distribution and marketing...
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Lockdown: Why you don’t have to stock food – Agric Minister

Minister in charge of Food and Agriculture, Dr Akoto Afriyie, has advised Ghanaians to desist from panic-purchase over fear of shortages as...

Countries to rely on Ghana for food –NAFCO predicts

Chief Executive Officer of the National Food Buffer Stock Company (NAFCO), Hanan Abdul-Wahab, says neighbouring countries will in the near future rely...

Planting without soil …a young entrepreneur’s innovation

Innovation is what’s driving today’s world. That’s why businesses are told to innovate or die. One area where innovation is really needed...
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