EBAN Elderly Welfare Card Launched

The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has launched the EBAN Elderly Welfare Card to provide the aged easy access to social amenities.

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National Ageing Bill In The Offing

The Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection (MGCSP), Nana Oye Lithur, has disclosed that the National Ageing Bill developed by the Ministry has been finalised.

According to the Minister, the MGCSP was reviewing the policy implementation Action Plan of the Bill with key stakeholders in order to include emerging issues that reflected the realities of issues facing elderly persons.

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Assemblies Are Over Dependent On Common Fund -Minister

Mr Julius Debrah, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has observed that the over dependence on central government by the metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) for funding development is of serious concern to the Ministry.

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Annual New Year School Centres On E-Governance

The 66th annual New Year School and Conference opened in Accra yesterday, with the focus on exploiting opportunities in e-governance to improve information access to government business and better service delivery to citizens.

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Every Ghanaian Should Get Electronic Access To Information

Dr Esther Ofei-Aboagye, Director of Institute of Local Government Studies, says her dream for local government is for Ghanaians to access pertinent information and do simple transactions electronically without having to leave their geographical locations.

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Ghana To Participate In UN Commission On Women

Ghana is to participate in the 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59) slated for March 9th to 20th at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

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National Chocolate Day on Feb. 13

This year’s National Chocolate Day will be celebrated at the National Theatre in Accra today.

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Revenue from Natural Resources Will Be Prudently Managed-Terkper

Mr Seth Terkper, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, last Tuesday said government is working assiduously to ensure that the enhanced revenues from the country’s natural resources are prudently managed and utilized for the benefit of the people.

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