Source: citifmonline.com - Police in the Northern Region have launched a manhunt for two suspects whose actions allegedly led to the death of two people, during the celebration of the fire festival in the region last Sunday.
Source: GNA - The state of the Nsawam-Accra railway line is to engage the attention of Parliament next week, Mr Alfred Kwame Agbesi, Deputy Majority Leader announced on Friday.
Bunso Canopy Walk - The Bunso Canopy Walkway in the East Akim Municipality of the Eastern Region is to bounce back to help promote domestic tourism in the country.
According to the report from a team of experts made up of officials from the Ghana Institute of Engineers and Ghana Tourism Authority who visited the site two weeks ago, the rehabilitation work has been executed in consonance with the recommendations.
Source: kasapafmonline.com - The first of four international launch events of the 2016 Ghana Music Week Festival was held in the United States of America on October 16 and 17, 2015.
In all, three activities were held in the U.S: an International Media Launch at the Ghana Embassy in Washington DC on October 16; a Launch Durbar at Mount Vernon City Hall on October 17; and an after-party, same night, at the BB King Hall in New York, hosted by Leslie Quaynor’s Fantasy Entertainment.
Source: Afrika Post - The first annual Miss Ghana Tourism USA Pageant was held in Rockville, Maryland (USA) on October 10, 2015. The beauty pageant endorses the beauty of Ghanaian women hailing from all parts of Ghana that are residents in the United States, while promoting Ghanaian tourism and lifestyle.
Source: Ghana Broadcast - The people of Esiama in the Western Region have climaxed the Kundum festival. The focus this time was on development efforts in the area.
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Source: citifmonline.com - A Ghanaian firm that is promoting a new model of agriculture, B-BOVID, is on a campaign to reshape the mindset of Ghanaians towards farming and the benefits it holds for national development.
The company has thus taken the lead in Ecotourism with many Ghanaians including school children visiting its 400-acre farmland which has many varieties of crops and animals. In addition to this, it has reintroduced the school gardening concept in collaboration with the Australian Embassy in Ghana.
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The patronage of made-in-Ghana products, including locally produced rice, has seen substantial increase following increased awareness and aggressive marketing by some private sector entities, the Managing Director of "GhanaMade" Stores, Mrs Comfort Aniagyei, has said.
Source: EFG - The third EFG-Made in Ghana Awards (MIGA) takes place on Friday, October 30th, at the Banquet Hall of State House, on the theme, “Nationalism, the key to social and economic development”.
The event, which is an initiative of the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Ghana (EFG), is being organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, with support from the Ghana Standards Authority and Ghana Made Magazine.
Source: GNA - Tragedy struck the New Generation Preparatory school at Prestea, in the Western Region on Thursday, when two of its pupils got drowned in river Asasere on their way home from school.
Reports said the children held on to a wooden banister on the bridge for support but they fell because it was weak.