Poverty still major cause of child marriage in Ghana


Accra, Dec. 14, GNA – Individuals at a
countrywide stakeholders’ engagement have discovered poverty, gender inequality,
entrenched adverse conventional and customary beliefs and co-habitation as
main setbacks inhibiting the struggle in opposition to kid relationship in .

They claimed many parents give out their
young children for relationship due to the fact of economic possibilities although some small children
also transfer voluntarily from the house of their mom and dad to settle with their
‘boyfriends’.

In accordance to the A number of Indicator Cluster
Study executed in 2017, one in 3 youngsters is concerned in boy or girl ,
symbolizing 16 for every cent of the incidence of kid marriage in the state
declining from 27 for every cent in 2011.

The breakdown of the percentages of women
concerning 20 and 24 several , who were first married right before attaining 18 calendar year are as
follows: Western 23 per cent from 36.7 for each cent, Central 22 for each cent from 31.1
for each cent and Bigger Accra Area 8 per cent from 12.2 for every cent.

The rest are: the Volta Location 24 per cent
from 29.1 for each cent, Jap 23 for every cent from 27.1 for each cent, Ashanti 17.7 per
cent declining from 31.1, Brong Ahafo 17 from 29.1, Northern Region 28 per cent
for each cent from 27.6, Upper East 28 from 39.2 for each cent and Upper West 20 for every cent
from the earlier determine of 36.6 for each cent.

This arrived to light-weight at a stakeholders assembly
on ending kid marriage in Ghana, organised by the Ministry of Gender,
Little ones and Social Security and the Domestic Violence Secretariat, in Accra.

The meeting introduced alongside one another Directors of
the Section of Gender throughout the region, associates of civil modern society
teams, Domestic Violence and Victims Assist Device, Ghana Schooling Assistance,
Ghana Health Provider and the advancement partners, to assessment the Operational
Program on ending kid relationship.

Madam Ease and comfort Asare, the Director at the
Office of Gender, said baby relationship is a obstacle globally, with 16
million youngsters married off every yr, incorporating that, of the determine, one in
a few little ones get married prior to age 15.

She said little one marriage is a canker in
Africa, ensuing in adolescent pregnancies, extraordinary poverty, university dropouts
and disorder bacterial infections on victims and sexual and gender-based violence and this
phone calls for stringent actions to deal with it.

“The motives girls are married off at an
early age are varied, and dad and mom often considered that by way of marriage,
they are safeguarding their daughters and increasing financial possibilities.

“However, this is an imagination that somewhat
exposes girls and households to overall health complications, violence, denying them access to
simple features and social community systems,” Madam Asare said.

Madam Asare expressed appreciation to the
various gamers for partnering the Ministry to employ the very first Operation
Prepare of 2017/2018 and urged them to arrive out thoughts and tactics, to enable the
Ministry apply its future program of action to remove kid marriage in the
country.

Ms Saphia Tamimu, an Assistant Programme
Officer at the Gender Ministry, introduced the overview of the Countrywide Implementation
System on ending baby marriage for 2019.

Mr Bawa Amadu examine a assertion from the
Country’s Consultant of the United Nations Inhabitants Fund (UNFPA), Mr Niyi
Ojuolape, who explained the stakeholders’ meeting as well timed due to the fact it would
afford to pay for the possibility to share data, strategies and activities to enrich
partnerships and networking to battle youngster relationship.

He stated it was crucial to enhance on
avoidance endeavours and powerful administration of instances to mitigate extended phrase
effects on the victims.

He expressed the UNFPA’s readiness to
collaborate with the government, CSOs and other allied institutions to function out
a plan to eradicate hazardous practices in the region.

GNA

Child Online Africa Launches Digital Literacy, Skills Handbook


The Kid On the web Africa with help from Africa Digital Legal rights Hub and Fb have launched Digital Literacy and Talent handbook to deal with the recent demand from customers on Instructors as nicely as stakeholders in addressing the minimal general public know-how on the subject.

In accordance to Undertaking Supervisor, Child On the net Africa, Awo Adam Amenyah, the introduction to Electronic Literacy and Capabilities Handbook will assistance aid as very well as guideline the shipping of the competencies required by learners in the classroom in the 21st Century.

She stated, “We should be certain that Lecturers and Mom and dad are supportive of just about every other in the shipping and delivery of teaching as properly as finding out ensuing in the full advancement of the techniques learners call for to offer with challenges of living in a digital world then thrive, hence the guide.”

She even more added that the introduction to Electronic Literacy and Techniques handbook will serve as a guide to educating or talking about chances improvement in all areas exactly where the topic is being regarded for children and young folks.

Ms. Amenyah was self-confident that the introductory get the job done will lead to the high-quality of teaching and understanding in the digital era.

Govt Director, Africa Digital Rights Hub, Teki Akuetteh Falconer lauded the initiative by Baby Africa including that the get in touch with in the proper direction.

She, nonetheless, outlined that Africa Digital Legal rights Hub will continue on to assist the training and mastering of digitization which will assist numerous Ghanaian kids to be abreast of the present digital age.

She said “We consider that the future of the fourth revolution is critical to Africa’s improvement and we consider that digital rights are also vital. Digital Literacy consists of electronic rights”

Madam Falconer uncovered that it is important to effect awareness in the minds of potential leaders introducing that if Africa is deprived of an understanding of know-how, it will go a extensive way to have an impact on the Continent.

She challenged the pupils to make superior of the handbooks, goal high and consider up the digital place.

Board Member of Baby On the web Africa, Dorothy Konadu underscored the require for young individuals to relive the dream of turning into actual leaders in the fourth Industrial Revolution.

“Human Beings keep evolving and generating lifetime greater for by themselves. It is at the fourth amount of our attempts at improving upon life. We utilised to rely on manual just before device took over” she outlined.

She also disclosed that getting digital literacy and capabilities is the main mandate of the handbook.

She challenged Teachers, Mother and father, and Pupils to make it a routine of reading just about every working day as it will aid teach and advise the brain about what is new in the electronic new period.

Headmistress of St. Maurice Roman Catholic Junior Substantial College, Evelyn Ampomah Nkansah Mainoo thanked Child Online Africa and its companions for picking out the faculty to launch the digital literacy and handbook.

She assured that the college students will get up the digital room in the coming decades by looking through, comprehension and abiding by the ideas of the handbook.

She identified as on the academics to examine, comprehend and effect the expertise of digital literacy and skills into the college students.

Track record

Youngster On the net Africa (COA) formally J Initiative is a youngster-targeted research and advocacy-based Non-governmental Organization (NGO) that strategies for/with youngsters and young folks and their family members to affect policies and transform tactics that have an affect on little one safety online, Wellbeing and Literacy in and over and above.

My Fifth Child Is My Last Born, No Kids Again – Kwadwo Safo Jnr Vows


In the end, Kwadwo Safo Jnr has fulfilled his section of the Biblical principle which God instructed human to be fruitful and maximize in number fill the earth and subdue it.

The Chief Govt Officer (CEO) of Kantanka Team of Organizations informed Zion Felix in an interview on the ‘Uncut Show’ that he has carried out making small children.

He designed this disclosure welcoming and outdooring his fifth kid Kosa at colourful ceremony some few times ago at his four-acre million dollar mansion found at Kwabenya in Accra.

An elated Kwadwo Safo Jnr reported becoming equipped to carry forth five (5) kids is sufficient for him.

He believes his last baby is an embodiment of his father Emeritus Professor Kwadwo Safo Kantanka as he was born the identical date and time his father was born.

Watch the whole job interview under.

Becca Left Her Breastfeeding Child to Go And Meet Cardi B Only to Be Disgracefully IGNORED


Ghanaian celebs and a fold of the general are their wit’s finish simply because they have been still left unattended to, likely lined up and extremely pressured all to fulfill and greet a retired stripp*r, Cardi B.

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…and we can listen to a loud voice, chiming in ‘they are entitled to to be treated even worse”. From what is gathered on social media, there is a tall listing of Ghanaian celeb and a substantial group waiting on Cardi B considering that midday but was afterwards rescheduled to 5 pm and from the glimpse of points, they have nevertheless not been in a position to pose with her for the gram.

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Amongst the quite a few folks who found waiting in line to see the now infamous Cardi B is Becca, who ideally must be household taking treatment of her 10 months outdated toddler. We recognize it is the nature of her perform but the entire scenario with Cardi B is ludicrous, to say the the very least.

You are not able to have folks waiting on you hours on conclude for nothing, particularly when you look unbothered. In the meantime, she has been captured getting a dive in a pool at Kempinski nibbling on some chinchinga.

Did we hear somebody shout arrant nonsense?

Cardi B

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I’ll Allow My Child To Be A Third Wife – Gospel Musician Stella Seal


Veteran Ghanaian gospel , Stella Aba Seal sees nothing at all erroneous for her daughter to be a 3rd .

Talking in an interview with Zion Felix on the ‘Uncut Show’, the ‘Okura Yen Mu’ composer stated she will make it possible for her daughter to be a 3rd wife.

Even though her daughter is married, she emphasised it would have been on particular circumstances if she was to have an encounter with a guy who needs her daughter to be a third spouse.

One particular of the conditions in accordance to her was for the 1st and 2nd wives of the person to agree with him to go in for an additional girl.

Once more, the man has to demonstrate his seriousness about the relationship because she won’t be pleased if her daughter finishes up as a facet chick.

Having said that, Stella Seal pressured on her readiness to discourage her daughter from such a marriage if she founds out the male is in for exciting and nothing severe.

The gospel musician feared the final result if, through her daughter, someone’s residence may perhaps be wrecked so all events ought to agree to the man’s final decision.

Observe the entire job interview underneath.

ICI makes strides in efforts to curb child labour


By Florence Afriyie Mensah, GNA

Hwiremoase (Ash), Nov.
29, GNA – The Global Cocoa Initiative (ICI), an organisation advertising and marketing
child safety in cocoa increasing areas, has claimed curtailing kid has
improved immensely in the very last number of yrs.

This has been produced
feasible by means of the Nestle Cocoa System Programme, beneath which farmer teams and
other stakeholders in cocoa communities have been mobilised to undertake
cash flow-making pursuits and neighborhood assistance.

Mr Frank Asuamah Yeboah,
Offer Chain Challenge Manager at ICI, claimed since 2016, ICI with assistance from the
Nestle programme, had supported much more than 1,200 kids in official and
non-official schooling, decreasing the fee of kid labour on farms.

He was speaking at an
interactive discussion board to facilitate conversations on how stakeholders have been working
with boy or girl labour concerns in their communities, at Hwiremoase in the Adansi
Asokwa District.

The conference furnished
prospect for district and regional stage actors involved in youngster
security, to interact to increase stakeholders knowing of the
worries, and forge a way to increasing child treatment in people locations.

It was attended by cocoa
farmers, cocoa retailers, COCOANET, officers from Nestle ,
Regional/District kid labour and safety officials.

Mr Yeboah reported the NGO
presented the little ones with school uniforms, bags, textbooks, mathematical sets,
vocational education and other logistical requires that facilitated learning and
their holistic progress.

He reported to ease kids
from functioning excessively on cocoa farms, a group assistance team experienced been
instituted produced up of qualified adult teams performing on cocoa farms and charging
sponsored premiums.

The ICI experienced sensitized
some 4,000 farmers on youngster labour in the very last 3 and also supplied alternate
livelihood assistance for farmers when cocoa was not in year, he extra.

Mr Yeboah encouraged all
buildings for addressing youngster labour troubles to be sustained, incorporating
that reducing the canker was a shared responsibility.

Mr Stephen Darfour, the
Ashanti Regional Director for the Division of Children, Ministry of Gender,
Children and Social Protection, reported his outfit was operating challenging in education
and sensitization programmes on boy or girl labour concerns, boy or girl neglect and other social
vices.

These are taking place in
the respective cocoa expanding communities.

He described that as a result of
a collaboration with ICI, the Office had structured kid labour programmes
in five districts in Ashanti including Amansie West, Adansi South, Ejura
Sekyedumase, Atwima Nwabiagya and Adansi Asokwa districts.

Mr Daniel Nyarko, the
Nestle Cocoa Strategy Manager, Ghana, counselled farmers to rally and keep the
standing of kids immediately after the programme had finished.

He claimed the Nestle Cocoa
Plan, operated on the premise that when farmers were being enabled with the proper
sources and empowered economically, their turn out in for every hectare produce would
be superior for the reward of the farmer and the sector.  

GNA

‘If You Have A Child You Will Stop Wasting Money’-Tonto Dikeh Blasts Bobrisky- WATCH


In a past report, we in-depth how Bobrisky used $150 on food items which he could not even take in a quarter of it.

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King Tonto shared receipt of the amount her close friend blew on the meal which he could not even consume a quarter of it on social media.

A involved Tonto questioned why this ‘small boy’ could squander in these a way when he could have employed for it a thing a lot more productive.

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The well-known thespian, even now not pleased Bobrisky went to that extent, has recorded a new video clip blasting him for currently being extravagant.

She informed him in simple language he would not have finished that if he has children depending on him.

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Resource: www.Ghgossip.com



Sinach welcomes her first child after 5 years of Marriage at Age 46


Nigerian singer,  has welcomed her very first youngster following 5 yrs of relationship.

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome shared the information at the just concluded LIMA awards which had been held in Lagos at the Loveworld Convocation Arena.

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“Thank you for that song, we are all excited with what the Lord has performed in your existence, of study course in the lifestyle of quite a few some others standing with you listed here we just appreciate you. And I advised them, you just had a toddler! so everybody acquired excited” Pastor Chris reported.

The ‘I KNOW WHO I AM’ singer who received married to Pastor Joe Egbu in 2014 also went household with $100k for successful the 2019 Music of the Yr Award with her strike “There’s An Overflow”.

Sinach who has been a big blessing to several globally with more than 1 million subscribers on her Youtube channel, the only female gospel artiste from Nigeria and Africa at massive to strike that landmark is value celebrating.

 

Ex-Ghana international, Nii Odartey Lamptey Welcomes Third Child


Ex-Ghana intercontinental, Nii Lamptey has fathered a different little one immediately his spouse welcomed a newborn boy. Sporting activities journalist Saddick Adams broke the information on social media, further more sharing a picture of the new-born baby.⁠

In a Twitter write-up, the Angel FM journalist wrote: “Congratulations to Nii Odartey Lamptey (Ex-Ghana worldwide) on the beginning of his third youngster.⁠

“ Congratulations to Nii Odartey Lamptey (Ex-Ghana ) on the beginning of his third baby. At last that just one male that you so sought after. All those who know the story, appreciates why we so content for this guy.



Odartey Lamptey welcomes third child


Sports News of Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Resource: www.ghanaweb.com

Former Ghana international Nii Odartey Lamptey worldwide Nii Odartey Lamptey

Former Ghana worldwide Nii Odartey Lamptey has welcomed his third little one.

The little one is stated to be the 1st male of Odartey in his new marriage.

The heartwarming news was declared by sports activities journalist, Saddick Adams who in a tweet congratulated the previous Black Stars forward.



PAOR-VWC Sensitizes Kumbungu Community On How To End Child Marriage


The Pan African Organisation for Analysis and Protection of Violence on Females and Young children (PAOR-VWC) has engaged local stakeholders on how to lessen or close the large incidence of baby .

Early, Child and Compelled marriages are considerably pronounced in most sections of the location protecting against numerous women from going to college.

The workshop which was held at Kumbungu in the Kumbungu District of the Northern Location was on the theme: “Youngster Right Advertising AND Protection IN THE KUMBUNGU DISTRICT THE Role OF STAKEHOLDERS, Conventional LEADERS, Religious LEADERS, QUEEN Mothers, YOUTH LEADERS.”

Stakeholders present ended up heads of departments of the Kumbungu District Assembly, District Commander of the Ghana Police Services, Chiefs and Queen Moms, the Clergy, Officers from the District Education and Health Solutions, Officers from the District Births and Deaths Registry, Youth Leaders, and the Neighborhood Protection Staff amongst some others.

The primary facilitator for the workshop, Hajia Halima Sagito, Gender Activist and Females Empowerment Advocate schooled participants on some of the National and Worldwide rules that shield kids, and the part of decentralized condition institutions these types of as the Ministries, District Assemblies and Departments as effectively as Civil Modern society Organizations (CSOs).

Hajia Sagito also outlined techniques to identify approaches and signifies to strengthen and facilitate the procedure for a lot more powerful cooperation between district point out institutions and CSOs to decrease incidence of Kid Early and Compelled Marriages (CEFM), Youngster Trafficking and other hazardous practices from the rights of females and youngsters.

The Pan African Organisation for Study and Defense of Violence on Girls and Little ones is presently operating in 5 (5) Districts in the Northern Location of Ghana. They are Zabzugu, Tatale, Tolon, Kumbungu and Gushegu districts.

In an special job interview with Tamale-primarily based 123 FM’s News Reporter Endurance Nawang at the celebration, State Director of the firm, Dr. Peter Ndonwie claimed the organization strategically centered on those five districts in the Northern Area simply because they are prone to the observe of child trafficking and early and compelled kid marriages.

The job is focused at attaining intention five (5) of the United Nation’s Sustainable Progress Objectives which seeks to boost gender equality and empowerment of women of all ages and girls.

Dr. Peter Ndonwie disclosed the corporation is also mandated to be certain that both boys and ladies of school likely age are in faculty.

He said that his business performs intently with stakeholders in the communities like Chiefs, Metropolitan Municipal and District Main Executives (MMDCEs), Civil Culture Organizations, Ghana Training Provider, Ghana Immigration Services and the Ghana Police Services in child trafficking vulnerable locations in an try to minimize all varieties of abuse from the rights of youngsters.

Pan African Organisation for Investigation and Defense of Violence on Women of all ages and Small children is a Non-Governmental Human Rights and Enhancement Group registered in Ghana below the Registrar General’s Division and Social Welfare as a Charity Organization.

The NGO works carefully with a German dependent donor husband or wife Youngster Rights Africa (KiRA), by means of a collaborative exertion in between the Government of Ghana and German Ministry for Financial Cooperation and Enhancement.

Hotel Cleaner, 40, Wins Child Support Battle Against Millionaire Whom She Stole His Sperm From His Used Condom


Girl, 40, who takes place to be a cleaner in Las Vegas has gained a little one aid struggle towards a 28-calendar year-previous who she in no way slept with.

The lady discovered as Jane was 36 when she stole a utilised condom from a then 24-calendar year-outdated tech millionaire’s hotel rubbish can.

She then inserted the semen inside of her vagina and became pregnant with a toddler boy who is now 4-yrs-previous.

At the court continuing, Jane confessed that she in no way slept with the younger millionaire and that she impregnated herself with his sperm whilst she was cleaning his place.

“He remaining his lender assertion on the nightstand in his resort space and I observed it when I was cleaning, at the time I wanted a baby so undesirable and I thought it would be better if I had a child with a wealthy man,” Jane reported.

A paternity check was then conducted and the youthful millionaire proved to be the father of the baby. The courtroom subsequently ordered him to spend the mom of the baby $2 million for the 3 of his son’s life he missed.

His attorneys explained their shopper is scheduling to pursue other lawful actions from the mom for thieving his bodily fluids and violating his privateness.

In accordance to stories, Jane had stop the resort cleaning work and started a number of firms with her newfound fortune, she nonetheless has whole custody of her kid whom she named soon his father.

Resource: www.ghgossip.com

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I’m Busy Chasing Money, I’ll Have A Child When I’m 40 Years Old – Delay


Tv presenter and entrepreneur, Deloris Frimpong-Manso, commonly acknowledged as Delay suggests she is fast paced cash and will make your mind up to have a little one when she is 40-many -aged.

Although commenting on a photo of Majesty which was shared by his father Shatta Wale on his birthday, Delay reported indicated that she is unperturbed about strategies she ought to get married, introducing that she will have a youngster when she clocks 40.

The radio and tv personality who condemns the indicating that her success will be incomplete if she does not get married and should commence having her loved ones for the reason that she is old said,

Right now I am occupied chasing income to show it to God. When I was seeking at Majesty’s photo, I asked myself, ‘Delay you are on Tv showing off people’s children, now you are 37-many years-outdated when are you also acquiring your little ones?”

I urge you all to give three several years when I am 40-several years-previous then I will also have a baby for the reason that now I am chaotic chasing cash to showcase it to God,” Delay extra.

A large amount of individuals both equally in man or woman and on social media, people retain telling her to get married but Delay said “she does not know when she would get married”.

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SAD! – Pretty Lady Dies During Child Birth Months After Her Wedding


A fairly lady recognised as Euzebius Paschal has however handed on during delivery.

Euzebius Paschal who bought married only some several months back died with her infant in the course of supply.

According to stories Euzebius Paschal took to a social media webpage to declared her prior to the blissful ceremony.

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Also, report about her unlucky demise has been declared on the same site.

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Hurray! Sonnie Badu and wife welcome fourth child


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Sonnie Badu keeping his new born baby


Well-known Ghanaian Gospel musician, Sonnie Badu, is the new father in city.

The spouse of the singer, Ann-Marie Badu has offered delivery to 4th boy or girl on Monday, November 4, 2019.

The ‘Wonder God’ composer is above the moon with enjoyment. Sonnie produced the start announcement on his official Instagram website page.

He posted a photo displaying him sweetly keeping the new in his arms with the largest smile on his encounter.

As sighted by BrownGh.Com, his article was captioned, “What shall I render unto my God? Planet, please aid me welcome Baby amount 4. What an astounding early birthday gift. And to my awesome spouse, it was beautiful viewing you release existence … thank you and I really like you … #Badu4 #BaduEmpire #SonnieBadu #Nov4.”

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Sonnie Badu and Wife welcome their fourth child into the Badu family.


Ghanaian global gospel singer, songwriter, and preacher and his Ann-Marie Badu welcome a new member to the Badu family members yesterday the 4th of November 2019.

Sonnie Badu has been married 5 a long time back and had their 3rd baby in July 2018, and as a way of thanking God for a new existence into the household, Sonnie posted on Instagram to announce this terrific information and to also recognize his lovely wife.

“What shall I render unto my God? Globe, you should assist me welcome Little one quantity 4. What an amazing early birthday gift. And to my amazing spouse, it was gorgeous observing you release daily life … thank you and I like you … #Badu4 #BaduEmpire #SonnieBadu #Nov4.”

Sonnie Badu who is also recognized for his do the job as a philanthropist, businessman, motivational speaker, and writer, and for his long-working results as a musician is the founder and now the head pastor of RockHill Church at Future Arena 1959 Parker court United states.

When once again congratulation to Sonnie and Ann-Marie Badu.





Sonnie Badu and wife welcome their fourth child


British isles-dependent Ghanaian gospel artiste, Sonnie Badu has welcomed a new infant with his spouse, Ann-Marie Badu.

Ann gave start to 4th boy or girl on November 4, 2019.

Taking to Instagram, the multiple-awarding musician declared the arrival of their new toddler with the caption:

 “What shall I render unto my God? Planet, be sure to assistance me welcome Child selection 4. What an amazing early birthday present. And to my astounding wife, it was gorgeous seeing you release everyday living … thank you and I love you … #Badu4 #BaduEmpire #SonnieBadu #Nov4.”

Sonnie and Ann have been married for about five (5) several years now and welcomed their third baby in July 2018.



MoH Basic School knocks out Unique Child from Best Brain competition


Exceptional Kid College was eradicated from Citi Television‘s Greatest Mind quiz on Saturday soon after getting rid of its preliminary contest.

Pupils from One of a kind Faculty were defeated by contenders from the Ministry of Wellbeing (MoH) Primary Faculty in the fifth edition of the competition right now.

The scores at the stop of all 3 rounds stood at 75 points for Exceptional Child and 82 factors for MoH Primary .

MoH Standard School’s victory over Distinctive Kid qualifies it to the up coming phase of the opposition with 4 other universities.

Next Saturday, viewers should really assume a contest that will ascertain who picks up the very last slot for the semi-finals.

Greatest Mind is a pleasurable and educative exhibit for JHS college students and airs every single Saturday on Citi Television at 12 pm.

In all, 12 faculties are battling for the top place and preventing for bragging rights, as the faculty which grooms Ghana’s ideal brains in this common quiz competitiveness.

So far four faculties — Christ the King University, Kay-Billie-Klaer Global College, Silicon Valley and Pleased Little ones — have booked their location in the up coming round of the competitiveness.

The software is sponsored by Blue Knights Minimal with aid from Citi FM.

 

Child & Family Welfare Policy Records Positive Impact


Regional MMDA and NGO companions at the instruction workshop

An intervention by UNICEF in some chosen districts in the Bigger Accra Region, underneath the Boy or girl and Spouse and children Policy of and the Nationwide Gender Plan, has served in lessening the exploitation of kids.

Creating this regarded through a 7 days-long teaching for Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) on Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Wellbeing at Dodowa, District Chief Executive for Shai Osudoku, Daniel Akuffo, shared the effect of the intervention in his district.

He claimed it has assisted protect violence, abuse and exploitation of small children whilst protecting them from all varieties of damage.

“The intervention is well timed considering that my District is fast urbanizing with people from Accra locating this position as the alternative destination, and we all know urbanization will come with its have worries,” Mr. Akuffo extra.

He also stressed the heightened ranges of awareness of baby protection problems that communities in the district have recently recorded, owing all to the input from the new Policy.

Mr. Akuffo even so known as for continuous and dedicated aid from companies so that they can raise the coverage from the 33 communities currently benefiting to all 200 communities in his district.

Performing Regional Director for the Department of Local community Enhancement, Vera Allotey, outlined the a number of routines that have been undertaken to the implementation of the Child Safety Device Package in 255 communities in 6 districts of the region.

“Twenty-3 thousand, 7 hundred and eleven (23,711) contributors have been reached and sensitized as a result of intensive local community engagement finished from November 2018 to February 2019,” she explained.

She added that even though the actions they had established in area had not been relatively thriving in dealing with the difficulties, a response in the form of new established of equipment and supplemental modules on Adolescence, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Gender and SGBV have been produced and finalized for production.

By Jamila Akweley Okertchiri