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Merck collaborates with African, Asian Universities on Diabetes

Merck in collaboration with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and Directorate of Medical Education & Research is introducing European Accredited Clinical Diabetes management for more than 5000 medical students in 18 medical colleges of Maharashtra University as part of Merck Capacity Advancement Program (CAP) in Africa and Asia.

Ghana losses 2 million Cocoa trees to diseases

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The swollen shoot disease has been identified as a major threat to cocoa production in Ghana , the Executive Director of the Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG) Dr. Franklin Manu Amoah revealed this to journalists when media fellows from Bioscience for Farming in Africa (B4FA) visited the institute in Tafo, Ghana.

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Ghana launches miniature satellite

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Ghana has launch its first satellite as part of its new space programme, as college students send a tiny model satellite the size of a coke can 200 yards into the air.

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Ghana launches agricultural modernisation programme

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By Samuel Hinneh Ghana’s Vice President, John DramaniMahama, has launched a 24 million Ghana Cedis worth of agricultural inputs to boost agriculture and farmers’ incomes in the five regions covered by the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA). The regions covered by the SADA are Upper East, Upper West, Northern, Volta and BrongAhafo regions. The high-point […]

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Nigeria to assist Ghana in space science

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Nigeria has pledged to assist Ghana achieve its space ambition following the recent launch of Ghana Space Centre.

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Ghana launches space science, technology centre

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Ghana has launched a Space Science and Technology Centre, to develop and coordinate programmes in space science and technology for the socio-economic development of the country.

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Namibia hosts African climate negotiators

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An initial survey conducted by the Ghana Geological Survey Department (GSD) has revealed considerable deposits of gold at the Elmina Beach in the Central Region.

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Ghana preserving indigenous crops, trees

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The Plant Genetic Resources Research Institute, Ghana is taking measures to preserve tree and crop species indigenous to the country as part of strategies to tackle the impact of climate variability.

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Ghanaian men opt for vasectomy – study

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A research conducted by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in collaboration with the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has revealed that more Ghanaian men are choosing to undergo vasectomy.

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