Ghana to host Africa’s first ever Global SDGs Youth Summit, focusing on youth and climate change

Ghana has been introduced as the very first Nation to host the World-wide SDGs Youth Summit – Africa’s largest SDGs Youth Summit.

Direct by the tireless function and Advocacy of His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who is also the Co-Chair of the Eminent Group of Sustainable Enhancement Aims Advocates appointed by the Secretary Normal of the United Nations, António Guterres, with the mandate to guidance the Secretary-Common in his initiatives to crank out momentum and dedication to accomplish the SDGs by 2030, the Advocates have been doing the job to promote the universal sustainable improvement agenda, to elevate awareness of the integrated nature of the SDGs, and to foster the engagement of new stakeholders in the implementation of these Plans.

Because of to the amazing get the job done and perseverance by the SDGs Advisory Unit at the Workplace of the President, Ghana is the moment once again writing heritage as the initial Country to host the World-wide SDGs Youth Summit. Over a 1000 younger men and women from 25 International locations will be in attendance alongside aspect some of the most popular youth speakers and activists from throughout the environment.

At the Global SDGS YOUTH SUMMIT, the sole target is to activate youthful individuals to lead towards the accomplishment of the Sustainable Improvement Targets (SDGs).

The system embraces young people’s diversity in all its types. Together with associates close to the earth, the is vested in making sure that youth establish the leadership, technological, and international citizenry capabilities necessary for the accomplishment of the Sustainable Growth Ambitions.

Rooted in the belief of youth as dilemma-solvers, alter-makers, and leaders, the functions and its associated initiatives are catalysts for alter. The Summit is guided by all 17 Sustainable Development Ambitions.

Head of World Operations, Amb. Kwame A.A Opoku remarked “Our mission is to empower and link young leaders and improve makers from throughout the continent to attempt with each other to develop a sustainable earth totally free of war, oppression, exclusion, and poverty. As a result of a world wide community, systems, motion, we are harnessing the energy of collaboration as a catalyst for higher being familiar with, shared understanding, and sustainable with a regional concentrate on the SDGS.”

According to Head of World Approaches and Ambassador for Tourism, Arts & Culture Matthew Mensah, younger folks want to be empowered towards the achievement of the SDGS. “Provided with the essential toolsets, alternatives and help, youthful people today will be a driving force in not only reversing the Local decline but also accomplishing the United Nations SDGs by 2030 and the African Union 2030 Agenda” he added.

The party is in partnership with the SDGs Advisory Device at the Business office of the President, Reset Global Individuals, World-wide Wellness PR, AWAKE, Ghana Tourism Authority, Visit Ghana, Year of Return, GIPC, Youth Employment Company, College of Ghana, Azania Chamber of Commerce and International Media Alliance and DDP.

Youth in Export programme launched

Francis Duku-Boateng, GNA

Koforidua, Oct. 8,
GNA – The Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) in collaboration with the
Work Authority (YEA) has introduced the in Export
(YiEP) at Koforidua in the Eastern Location.

The YiEP, dubbed:
“Youth in Export for a Ghana Further than Aid” is aimed at motivating the
Ghanaian youth, specially the unemployed university graduates to undertaking into
the export trade as an avenue for employment, profits generation and obtain
sustainable livelihood.

Mr IKe Apau Gyasi
the New Juaben South Municipal Main Executive (MCE), mentioned the programme would
assistance decrease the unemployment price in the state.

He claimed the youth
who would be engaged in the programme, would go into horticultural crop
production for export and develop raw elements to feed the district industries
under the One District One particular Manufacturing unit (1D1F).

He assured the GEPA
that, the authorities through the YEA would guarantee the accomplishment of the programme
simply because it fitted into the federal government industrialization and occupation creation

Mr Gyasi appealed to
the standard authorities to launch land to the youth who would be using
part in YiEP and all other youth interested in agricultural generation and agribusiness.

He encouraged the
youth, notably the university graduates to quit looking for non-present
white-color positions and just take whole benefit of the YiEP and other youth
agricultural programmes for a brighter upcoming as exporters.

The Main Government
Officer of GEPA, Ms Afua Asabea Asare stated YiEP is aimed at giving avenue
for the youth to be mentored by seasoned and accomplished producers in the
horticultural sector.

She spelled out that,
the export producers who would serve as mentors ended up strategically chosen
throughout the Eastern, Volta, Central and Increased Accra Locations and are practical experience
in the creation and export of pineapple and a variety of styles of veggies.

The Gyasehene of New
Juaben Classic Region, Nana Twumasi Adarkwa mentioned the New Juaben Regular
Council was completely ready to assistance the youth who wished to consider edge of the

He reported agriculture
was the backbone of the nation and it required youthful people today specifically the
graduates to support Ghana to transfer with the rest of the environment in agritech.


Global Climate Action: Youth in Kumasi make strong case for change

As aspect of endeavours to the outcomes of local climate alter globally, some youth groups in the Ashanti region have built a robust phone to city authorities to guide the cost for improve.

The youth who have been typically United Nations Ambassadors and drawn from various tertiary establishments in Kumasi, on Friday September 27 marched through the principal streets, keeping placards to also educate the standard general public on local weather-linked challenges.

The teams bundled A Rocha Ghana, its Kwame Nkrumah College of Science and Engineering Department, Youth Alliance for Inexperienced Ghana, Tropeneos Ghana, Kasa Ghana and Forest View Ghana and GYEM.

The UN has as a result of most of its 17 Sustainable Enhancement Aims, has renewed options, dialogue and motion to mitigate the effects of local weather adjust and make the earth a superior put for anyone.

These are Target 6 (Cleanse H2o and Sanitation), Aim 7(Affordable and Cleanse Electricity), Target 13(Local weather Action), Aim 14(Existence under Water), Objective 15 (Lifestyle on Land) and Aim 17 (Partnership for the Goals).

Below is the petition presented to the Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah (Hon.) and the Mayor of Kumasi, Osei Assibey Antwi (Hon.)


The youth, encouraged by our religion, brings to the awareness of the Honorable Mayor and his ready workforce that:  work

Local weather modify is the one biggest obstacle to ending poverty and guaranteeing the safety and stability of long run generations.

The influence of climate alter is most extreme for children, youth, girls and the underprivileged dwelling in severe poverty.

It is continue to in just our ability to stay clear of the worst impacts of local climate transform if all our act urgently for the typical fantastic of the folks.

His Excellency Nana Akufo-Addo (President of our Republic) quoted at the on-going UN Normal Assembly Summit and I estimate “Nature has been brutal this 12 months in demonstrating to us that, our Weather is modifying, and we are almost certainly pushing our planet to destruction”.

The President more indicated that, scientists have spoken on the realities of weather modify and it is time to immediate our energies to what we can and really should do to counteract the hazard, and prevent the unneeded arguments.

From the above, we, the youth (from unique establishments in Kumasi), urge you (Honorable Mayor) and your team of decision makers to just take rapid and sustained motion against human prompted local weather change. We create as anxious men and women (specifically youth of our beloved area and nation), united in recognizing that, the science is unequivocal and our happy Backyard Metropolis leaders and the citizenry will have to all respond.

Local climate change threatens Ashanti region and Ghana’s economy, national safety and community well being and safety. Some communities in the area are now encountering its impacts (our rural farmers are crying above erratic rainfall designs, metropolis dwellers are shouting about sturdy warmth waves, and there is often flooding at some areas of the city when it rains etcetera.) Kids, youth, gals, lower-earnings and minority teams are disproportionately impacted.

At this crucial juncture in human record, the youngsters, youth, girls and the underprivileged look to you and your team to pick up the mantle of management: to consider ways to bolster, not weaken this region’s initiatives to deal with this disaster. With the eyes of youngsters, youth, women of all ages, the underprivileged and unborn generations on the lookout upon you and your group, and amidst uncertainty and worry about how your administration will deal with this concern, we request that you commence by getting the following actions:

Convey back again the glory of the when touted “Garden City” of Ghana, West and . Assure that, our environmentally friendly public areas are safeguarded, regreened and replanted. All our water strategies and lands that are to be protected need to not be presented to the loaded for their massive mansions to the detriment of the lousy (who experience for the duration of flooding and sickness outbreak).

Make Ashanti region a thoroughly clean power leader in Ghana and beyond. The broad bulk of the persons in the end guidance renewable electrical power use and deployment. Embrace the enormous financial prospects of transitioning to an energy-productive, very low-carbon culture. Endeavour to expand democratized clean up vitality and enhance the Yard City’s competitiveness in Ghana and further than. Bear in mind that the new technologies in electrical power can offer the youth careers (think of photo voltaic specialists and so on.).

Decrease carbon air pollution and our dependence on fossil fuels. Guarantee that, all sectors work successfully by integrating local weather transform steps into their programs. Assure us and make sure that the procedures helping to slice greenhouse gasoline emissions, control air and h2o pollution, and accelerate clear energy advancement, innovation, and careers – will remain in position and will be implemented to the latter. Get off polluting and highway unworthy vehicles from our streets. Halt bushfires and unlawful logging things to do in our moist semi-deciduous ecosystems.

Increase Ashanti region’s weather preparedness and resilience. In the earlier decades on your own, floods, droughts, and wildfires has triggered the region millions of Ghana cedis. As climate adjust proceeds to enhance the frequency and severity of these serious gatherings, so also grows the load on all taxpayers to fork out for catastrophe aid and restoration. Aid shield and fortify our communities, economic climate, and normal sources by investing in modern-day, local weather-resilient electricity, transportation, making, and h2o infrastructure.

  1. Guard scientific integrity in policymaking. Guarantee that there is scientific transparency and accountability with no any political bias. Uphold these criteria by appointing scientific advisors, company leaders who regard and count on science-based decision-making.

You have the assist of the the vast majority of firms, religious leaders, experts, law enforcement agencies, and citizens to reply to the threats posed by weather modify by cutting down carbon pollution and expanding cleanse power. We urge you to come to a decision these days to make a solid case for youngsters, youth, females, underprivileged, and our Local climate by addressing our problems. Try to remember that the youth of these days and small children nonetheless unborn will be seeing with keen eyes.

All Concerned Youth Ashanti Location on the event of World wide Local climate Strike

The group afterwards planted mahogany tree seedlings to crown the function.

Identical youth climate marches were being replicated in the Higher Accra and the Savanna locations of the country.

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Ghanaian youth need change –Odike

Businessman and bankroller of the United Progressive Social gathering (UPP), Akwasi Addai Odike thinks the youth in the country are itching for which may perhaps have informed the explanation plans were in the offing to phase a coup d’etat.

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Talking on -primarily based Pure Fm monitored by, Odike bemoaned the stage of hardship in the nation introducing that the youth in this kind of circumstances might be forced to just take up arms in get to adjust the program to their benefit.

“The youth have to have modify. They have no feeling of belonging and
the lifestyle of impunity is soaring. Why will not men and women plot coup?” He queried.

In accordance to him, the guarantees produced by the Akufo-Addo led administration
does not correspond with what is staying shipped, incorporating that they feel disillusioned
in the latest governing administration over a litany of unfulfilled guarantees.

“There has been one as well several promises to the persons
pending success. Persons are fed up, corruption scandals all more than the counter.
Persons are hungry and determined. I imagine there’s much more in the offing”, he

Dr. Frederick Yao Mac-Palm owner of Cidatel Clinic Clinic and his two accomplices – Mr. Ezor Kafui (a nearby weapon producer) and Mr. Dazzling Allan Debrah Ofosu (aka BB or ADC) are at this time in the custody of the BNI around the alleged plot.

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Lots of have provided various
interpretations to the assert by govt getting into account the type of
weapons that have been retrieved from the suspects through last Friday’s raid by
the stability organizations. Zoure/2019

Accra youth groups demand action plan on climate change

Samuel Dodoo, GNA

Accra, Sept. 23,
GNA – A coalition of youth groups of Accra have demanded an bold motion
program to mitigate climate transform in the country.

They also pressured
the need to have for stakeholders to stimulate motion amongst plan makers and
enhancement companions to just take pragmatic actions to prevent the worst impact of
weather change for the typical fantastic of the globe.

The youth teams
who embarked on a peaceful march in Accra are manufactured up of Abibiman Basis,
Youthful Reporters for the Surroundings, Ghana, Motion Support, Ghana, Environmentally friendly Way
Worldwide, and college students of the Kinbu Senior Substantial College.

They presented a
petition to the Minister of Ecosystem, Science, Technological know-how and Innovation, Mr
Kwabena Frimpong Boateng by means of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly and was
acquired by Mrs Levina Korama Owusu, the Acting Director of the Ministry.

The petitioners
demanded: “We want a clean up surroundings devoid of carbon air pollution and
Authorities need to set in steps and procedures to minimizing emission, the place

Political and
private sector leaders need to be certain we have enough normal landscape to take in
and retail store climate emissions.

“Our pure
sources have to be safeguarded for their various advantages and not haphazardly
exploited in a method that destroys our socio-ecological integrity for a
harmonious ecosystem for all.”

Mr Kenneth Nana
Amoateng, the Chief Government Officer of the Abibiman Basis in an
job interview with the Ghana Information Company referred to as on authorities to tackle the
environmental difficulties posed by desertification and weather adjust, these types of as
indoor kitchen area pollution that killed women and little ones, the maximize in
erosion, flooding and de-afforestation.

He countrywide
leaders to set actions in put to halt all actions that contributed to
climate adjust and promoted sustainable choices.

Ms Ellen Lindspy
Awuku, he Nationwide Coordinator of the Youthful Reporters for the Setting,
Ghana stated “We are concerned about the unfriendly residing ailments induced by
local weather alter, because we the youth are the vulnerable types.”

She claimed local weather
steps ought to be prioritised and captured in budgets so as to deliver resources to
carry out pursuits to prevent the affect of weather adjust in communities.

Mr Mohammed Adjei
Sowah, the Accra Metropolitan Main Govt stated the Assembly considered the
advancement of the youth as important and as this sort of launched a variety of
initiatives like the C40 Local weather Adjust Resilience Techniques to increase
their residing disorders.

He said the start
of the greening project in Accra, the provision of home bins and the
advertising of squander segregation in educational institutions were some of the on-likely initiatives
put in put to increase environmental ailments in the metropolis.

Mr Sowah said with
the initiatives in position it was now the obligation of the agencies under
the Ministry of Natural environment, Science, Technological innovation and Innovation to make certain their


Sagnarigu: NPP youth group scatter party office; demand for jobs

Some angry NPP youth team who identify themselves as Eagle Eye Youth of the constituency have vandalised the NPP office in the constituency around the lack of employment.

According to them, they’ve been neglected by their leaders for much far too extensive and their is to mail a sign to bash leaders in the constituency and the location at huge.

They accused the Northern Regional Chairman Mohammed Bantima Adam Samba popularly recognized as ‘Chairman do all’ and the Regional Organizer Alhaji Rashid COP for neglecting them whenever there are position opportunities and other rewards for the occasion such as tickets to Hajj.

In accordance to Abubakari Thahiru Saalana, who spoke to Starr News on behalf of the team, they can no longer tolerate the discrimination by the occasion against them.

He said “when they gave a chance for law enforcement recruitment we were dismissed, then they brought fire provider recruitment prospects and we were neglected as well”.

According to Saalana, they confronted the Northern regional chairman of the bash, Mr. Samba but he denied any know-how of these options.

They have hence vowed not to enable the recruitment method of the Nationwide identification card to choose position in the sagnarigu constituency.

The explained “Whoever attempt us will face our wrath. We are not fearful of any individual and we are not likely to end. Even Monday we will arrive back again listed here, the recruitment will not consider place”.

Resource: Ghana/ Biawurbi

Over 20,000 youth gather for concert Encounter Love with SINACH

On Sunday 15th September, the , Sarbah Field  of College of Ghana played host to a single of the biggest outside event in the institution’s background, to in excess of 20,000 youth at the Come across Enjoy concert.
With international Gospel music minister as headline act, this year’s live performance, fourth edition arrived off to a collecting of worship and expectation.

Weeks before the event, the excitement expressed on social media and on many campuses of other tertiary institutions such as Central University, Ghana Institute of Administration and General public Administration, University of Skilled Scientific tests and so forth. made a authentic desire to expertise what it was all about.

Pastor Enoch Ofori Boamah, Pastor of Christ Embassy Youth Church – Airport City preached with electric power to the youth, rightly highlighting scriptures to set their aim on the term of God and its electricity to create lasting success in their lives.

The anticipations of attendees had been certainly achieved as lots of gave their lives to Christ and produced a declaration to devote their lives to stroll in the intent of God.

Supporting sets came by way of the indefatigable Amen Choir of Christ Embassy Youth Church Airport Metropolis, D’Scepter, Ella Duncan-Williams King and numerous additional.

Face Enjoy Live performance is a soul-successful outreach initiative, organized periodically structured by Christ Embassy Youth Church – Airport Town.

Rise against clueless leaders – Sarkodie challenges Ghanaian Youth

Rapper, has challenged Ghanaian Youth to rise in opposition to management in the place in buy to foster the needed advancement.

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He made this connect with through a tweet saying “Till we as a persons arrive alongside one another as 1 to figure out who gets the electric power to rule, we will nonetheless b trapped with who can get absent with poor governance and we just tumble back in that similar cycle over and about again”.

He included ” We require to consider the electrical power again into our hands , let us ignore this NPP NDC items and glimpse at our future … We want change”.

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“Keep the folks struggling and they keep vulnerable… When you broke, your decisions can be manipulated with the bag.” Offei-Akoto/2019

Bobrisky Reacts After 500 Nigerian Youth Protested Against Her – Here’s What She Said

Bobrisky has come out to deal with trending information that a of Nigerian youth has protested towards her and you can see she couldn’t treatment significantly less about what they are declaring.

Bob is chilling in her ‘one corner’ and some protests ain’t gonna trouble her – properly at least until eventually the law enforcement get concerned again.

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As we reported before, a team of Nigerian youth held a protest against Bobrisky in Abuja.

The Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) and the Council for Arts and Society (NCAC) warned Bobrisky that she should really quit promoting the LGBT way of living or vacate the nation.

More than 500 customers took to the streets of Abuja to protest the cross dresser.

Bobrisky’s focus was drawn to the protest by a follower and in response she experienced a cheeky reply.

The lover wrote: “Bob you are now a national trouble lol compensated lazy youths are protesting in opposition to you oo,”

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Bobrisky replied: “You want to place me in issues pls o I no see any video”.

LOL. Look at out the trade below…

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Let Your Minor Setbacks Leads A Major Comeback -Youth Charged

Let Your Minor Setbacks Leads A Major Comeback -Youth Charged

, 17 September 2019 — in the Asokore Mampong Municipal have been billed to see difficulties as a path to achievement.

At a film night time, arranged, the European union-sponsored No Company As Standard Hub, the youth in the predominant Muslim enclave were entreated to “approach” just about every minor setback into a main comeback — via consistent persistent.

The screened motion picture, “Night time Faculty” talks about a high faculty fall out Teddy Walker who finds himself not able to focus in the course of a crucial take a look at.

Several years later on, he performs as a barbecue grill salesman though dating a wealthy female named Lisa, having produced a mindful financial tactic that permits him to manage the illusion that he is far better off than he essentially is. Nonetheless, his lifetime falls apart just as he learns that he is going to inherit handle of the retail outlet when the present-day manager retires.

Items didn’t work out for Teddy and had been pressured to attend night time college in the hope that he will move the GED examination to complete significant university. Following a number of attempts, he did handed and was adjourned the most effective college student for his class.

“We at the NBU Hub considered in the electricity of amusement. Specifically, when mastering can be done in diverse approaches. That’s why this film night served as a source of inspiration and enthusiasm” stated Ms. Roberta Aryeetey, Youth mentor at the Hub.

“By this film, we want the contributors to see how Teddy’s small setback led him to a higher comeback. They are lessons we can derive from the motion picture – Letting our minor setbacks sales opportunities us to a important comeback”

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Shisha smoking has become very attractive to the youth – Dir. of National Cardiothoracic Center

Typical News of Friday, 13 September 2019


Dr Sirebuor12.pngparticipate in videoDr Lawrence Agyemang Sirebuor, Director of Nationwide Cardiothoracic Center.

The Director of Cardiothoracic Heart, Dr Lawrence Agyeman Sirebuor, says he is worried about the alarming and pervasive price of shisha using tobacco amid the youth.

Talking at the launch of the World Coronary heart Day 2019, Dr Sirebuor alleged that rampant abuse of shisha smoking cigarettes among the youth could be attributed to the erroneous myth that it is harmless for their wellbeing.

“They have the impression that since it is anything that goes underwater, the lousy points that induce difficulties will be removed it is not so”, he said.

He emphasized the need for ongoing schooling about the shisha solution to the youth.

“This is a thing that we have to have to educate people truly about”, he remarked.

Dr Sirebuor even more threw a obstacle to all men and women to actively play their section in making certain that the demise charges of cardiovascular disorders are at its bare minimum amount in the nation.

“We all as folks have roles to play, by doing the job jointly, we can assist people are living lengthier, dwell better lives, and stay much healthier life. As I said, about 80% of untimely fatalities from cardiovascular illnesses can be prevented by just having these easy lifestyle changes”, he concluded.

We’ll burn you alive – Aggrieved Asawase NDC youth threaten Asiedu Nketia

Some delegates doubling as supporters of Masawudu Mubarick, a disqualified Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary prospect in Asawase  have threatened to minimize the stay of the party’s Normal Secretary, Mr. Johnson Asiedu Nketia  short  over happenings in the constituency.

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“We want to send a sign to Asiedu Nketia not to come
to Asawase for any rationale else we are likely to out tyres all around his neck
and  burn him ”, the aggrieved
supporters vowed.

The NDC supporters Thursday  besieged party’s Ashanti Regional headquarters
of the where they , burnt tyres in protest of the incumbent MP’s re-election
bid, Hon. Mohammed Muntaka Mubarak.

“That was a tip of the iceberg and we dare any govt possibly from constituency, regional or countrywide together with the Standard Secretary to appear down see what will transpire to that person”, the team which determined by themselves as ‘Fire for Fire’ instructed host of Kumasi FM’s morning present, Nana Yaw Mensah Joel in an interview

The youth had stormed the secretariat to sign up their displeasure
for the disqualification of their chosen prospect, but would not obtain
anybody to communicate to, as occupants of the setting up had ran for go over upon
obtaining the hint of their coming.

Their absence triggered the irate youth to lock up the workplace
and established fire into a amount of auto tyres to point out their rage, sending a thick
billow of smoke into the Kumasi sky from the forecourt of the social gathering office environment.

The Functional Government Committee (FEC) of the NDC
disqualified Masawuud Mubarick from contesting the party’s parliamentary
primaries in the Asawase Constituency.

“The conclusion follows the acceptance of the report of the
Committee for Settlement of Fantastic Disputes (the Doe Adjaho Committee at
FEC sitting down on Tuesday, 3 September 2019.)… by this decision, Hon. Muntaka
Mubarak goes unopposed and for make a difference stands elected as the Parliamentary.

Applicant for the Asawase Constituency.” a statement signed by NDC Typical Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia read through in part.

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the contacting alone ‘fire for fire” has referred to as the conclusion of the FEC of
the NDC a “subversion of the will of the delegates”, hard the bash to
let the incumbent MP to be subjected to an open contest if they think his
common to retain the seat. Zoure/2019

Asawase NDC youth chase party executives out with fire

Some regional executives and staff at the Ashanti Regional Secretariat of the opposition Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC) had to get to their heels Thursday afternoon to escape the wrath of irate occasion , faithful to disqualified parliamentary candidate-hopeful in the Asawase Constituency, Masawuud Mubarick, stories.

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The youth had stormed the secretariat to sign-up their
displeasure for the disqualification of their favored candidate, but would
not obtain any individual to discuss to, as occupants of the making had ran for cover
upon having the hint of their coming.

Their absence prompted the irate youth to lock up the workplace
and set fireplace into a variety of car or truck tyres to suggest their rage, sending a thick
billow of smoke into the Kumasi sky from the forecourt of the party .

The Practical Govt Committee (FEC) of the NDC
disqualified Masawuud Mubarick from contesting the party’s parliamentary
primaries in the Asawase Constituency.

“The determination follows the acceptance of the report of the
Committee for Settlement of Fantastic Disputes (the Doe Adjaho Committee at
FEC sitting down on Tuesday, 3 September 2019.)… by this conclusion, Hon. Muntaka
Mubarak goes unopposed and for make any difference stands elected as the Parliamentary

Applicant for the Asewase Constituency.” a assertion signed
by NDC Typical Secretary, Johnson Nketiah browse in element.

But the group calling itself ‘fire for fire” has termed the
conclusion of the FEC of the NDC a “subversion of the will of the delegates”,
complicated the celebration to make it possible for the incumbent MP to be subjected to an open
contest if they feel his common to retain the seat.

Some of them who spoke with in an job interview stated they would vote for the NDC only in the presidential election, but opt for any candidate that would be fielded by the ruling New Patriotic Bash (NPP) in the parliamentary election, in what has been popularly referred to as “skirt and blouse” voting.

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Masawuud Mubarick has however mentioned his potential in the NDC
would be made the decision by his supporters. Amagyei Naaso/2019

Muslim youth urged to be morally upright

Gideon D. Ebbah, GNA 

Asokore (Ash), Sept.
4, GNA – Hajia Mrs Samira Bawumia, Wife of the Vice President, has called on
to be courteous and exhibit substantial ethical uprightness, which are the
core values of the Islamic Faith.

She reported immorality
and indiscipline among the other unacceptable behaviours of the youth, specially
those people in Muslim and Zongo communities, have been of grave issue and known as on
Muslim leaders and other important stakeholders, specially females, to assistance handle.

At the 40th
Once-a-year National Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Organisation of
Ghana at Asokore, Mrs Bawumia mentioned Muslim women of all ages desired to inspire their
kids to be morally upright and get the job done tricky to climb bigger the academic

The was on the
theme: “Creating a Moral Upright Modern society, The Purpose of a Muslim Girl.’’

It brought jointly
the women’s wing of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission of Ghana and shareholders in
the empowerment of women and little ones, to talk about and share strategies on how to
suppress growing immorality in society.

She urged Muslim
women of all ages to proceed to engage in essential roles in the nurturing and elevating of their
small children and husbands, as demanded by Islamic traditions.

Hajia Rukiyya
Khalid, the Countrywide President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Corporation in
Ghana, commended the girls for their active participation in the Conference.

She urged them to
go on to instill moral uprightness in their children to assistance avoid social
vices these types of as drug abuse and robbery.

Mrs Elizabeth
Agyemang, the Deputy Ashanti Regional Minister, in a concept browse on her
behalf, urged females to support instill self-control in their homes to market peace,
solidarity and growth.


Mr Eazi, Guiltybeatz, Sherrie Silver campaign for greater investment in youth and rural development

Afrobeat musician Mr Eazi, and MTV Award-successful choreographer, Sherrie Silver are introducing some youthful dynamics to the African Inexperienced Revolution Discussion board (AGRF) ongoing in Accra until September 6.

Mr Eazi joined Silver, a advocate for the United Nations’ Worldwide Fund for Agricultural Progress (IFAD), for the AGRF Town Hall on 3 September, with the aim of capturing the interest of African on how younger men and women can finish world-wide starvation.

In accordance to IFAD’s just lately unveiled 2019 Rural Development Report, “Creating Alternatives for Rural Youth”, just about 1 billion of the world’s 1.2 billion youth dwell in developing international locations, about 50 % of them in rural regions where they are most typically inadequate, absence economic possibilities and facial area constraints to access land, providers, technological know-how and coaching. Adding to the obstacle, in Africa it is estimated that 10-12 million younger people enter the position industry just about every 12 months. And in rural spots, agriculture is nevertheless the major source of livelihoods.

On September 2, IFAD structured a industry excursion with Mr Eazi, Sherrie Silver, Guilty Beatz and Outstanding Zigi, to Ada for them to experience how youthful farmers and business owners in just group, have benefited from the Rural Organization , which is funded by IFAD and other agencies.

Mr Eazi and Sherrie Silver are taking part in AGRF as portion of an IFAD youth-concentrated marketing called Our Foreseeable future is Here that features a TikTok “dance challenge” calling on persons all over the globe to “make their moves matter” by recording a 15-next dance online video to the song “Freedom.”

The music was specially produced by Mr Eazi and aims to positively depict agriculture and entice youthful persons to farming, has also been used to make a marketing campaign video clip featuring rural youth in an IFAD-supported project in Cameroon dancing with Silver to her choreography.

Angry youth bare teeth over illegal mining

Irate  of Akyem Hemang, Dome and Gyampomani in the Fanteakwa South District of the Jap Area are up in arms versus unlawful in the communities.

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Speaking with, Johnson Appiah who is a youth leader, expressed his worry in excess of how mining companies working in the space purpose at their profits leaving the welfare of the men and women in the communities unattended to.

“Mining Act
703 and Act 206 outlines approaches by which minerals which includes gold must be mined,
we the persons of Hemang and encompassing communities will go appropriately for the
betterment of the country”, he claimed.

He further more discovered that the irresponsible ongoing mining activities might endanger water bodies that serve the town and two other close by towns, stressing on some of the damaging impacts of mining companies in the nearby towns.

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”We invited the Environmental Safety
Agency, Water Sources Commission and other authorities of concern and they
issued cautions to the corporations concerned but all fell on deaf ears. If you
don’t cease the mining we will safeguard our drinking water bodies, by all usually means possible…
we just cannot let them to ruin our h2o bodies”, he pressured. Agyapong Agyapa/2019

Sports betting threatening youth development in Ghana – Educationist warns

The trend for sports activities betting among the youth of Ghana has the opportunity to retard their progress and by extension, the foreseeable future of the place if not checked as a make any difference of urgency. 

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Mr. Daniel Jackson, Pro-director of Jackson College or university of
Education and learning (JCE) who produced the observation, explained the alarming level at which the
youth are patronizing sporting activities betting is likened to a “national
disaster” in ready.

He stated the youth of nowadays are much too obsessed with betting at
the cost of productive ventures that could strengthen their lives.

Speaking to the media in an job interview in , Mr. Jackson
explained this social canker is slowly turning most youth into addicts, a
circumstance he described as pretty worrying and harmful. 

Even far more disturbing, in accordance to him, is how young children in
junior and senior superior educational institutions who are meant to concentrate on their
education and learning are energetic individuals in this counterproductive enterprise. 

“We ought to not make it possible for these a international society to ruin
the future of our young children devoid of a fight”, a visibly fearful Mr. Jackson

He observed that in the past when learners vacate, you see
them actively attending holiday lessons, and going through personal computer training
programs but with the arrival of athletics betting, you fairly come across majority of
young people today at betting centres.

The Pro-Director bemoaned that the condition if not checked,
can have dire consequences on the upcoming potential customers of the youth.

He even more additional that it was imperative for all properly-this means
Ghanaians to talk up from the pattern to help save the teeming youth from
needlessly jeopardizing their long term.

According to him, it is unacceptable for the Ghanaian youth
to restrict them selves to this lazy tactic of making dollars in an period wherever their
counterparts are pursuing goals that could gain even generations but unborn
in other jurisdictions.

Mr. Jackson underlined the have to have to groom the youth to be
essential thinkers to guide the transformational agenda of the country instead
of making it possible for them to go wayward helplessly. 

He authorities to take steps to handle the
youth from the pursuits of the betting companies so as to defend young children
from the evident inherent adverse outcomes in the betting market.

This way, we would not only safeguard the foreseeable future of the youth, but also, market the common efficiency of the place as sections of the working force also prioritize betting forward of work.

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He counselled mothers and fathers to take keen desire in the
of their youngsters and desist from enabling them far too a lot freedom
given that irresponsible parenting is a big contributory issue to the phenomenon. 

Mastercard foundation scholars program at Knust dubbed Youth Talk 2019 at Western North was successful

Beneficiaries of the basis Scholars program at as portion of their ‘go give back again component’, has organised a productive discuss for the of Sefwi Yawmatwa. This system was organised in collaboration with Ghevent media, an online portal in the region.

The program dubbed ‘Youth Converse 2019’ was the maiden version and aimed at bringing with each other and exposing the youth to opportunities in Ghana’s tertiary establishment.

Mr. Gyedu Kwaku Douglas, the Headmaster of Adventist Preparatory faculty, in his welcome tackle explained the need to have to provide the youth together and also to stress the great importance of training in our lives as pupils. He commended the moms and dads for coming to support their kids.

Talking on profession steerage, Mr. John K. Quayson, the headmaster of Kerstin catholic intricate faculty, suggested pupils to look at their enthusiasm in advance of picking out their respective plans of analyze. He cautioned college students in opposition to pursuing their pals when it will come to program choices, stressing that every person has obtained his individual expertise. He at the time once again cautioned the mother and father against forcing their wards into deciding upon a individual course.

A talk on Incapacity presented by Mr. Adu Philemon, a Graduate of the University Of Winneba, also uncovered the youth on the need not to stigmatise people dwelling with disabilities citing that these men and women are safeguarded by the Incapacity Act.

Mr George Demoh, a overall health practitioner at the Angela Memorial Clinic offered on Drug Abuse and its outcomes on students’ life. Using his private existence encounter, he cautioned the students against cigarette smoking of Cannabis.

He also debunked the assertion that smoking cigarettes allows college students to be Academically good.

Also speaking on blending educational lifestyle with religious lifestyle, Rev. Ps. Ebenezer Obuade, Head Pastor of the central Pentecost church in Sefwi Yawmatwa, suggested the pupils on the will need to make God their topmost precedence whiles pursuing their instruction. ‘’

Information is acquired by looking through but wisdom is supplied by God’’ he said. He also thanked the organisers of the software for coming up with this sort of an initiative.

Beneficiaries of the Mastercard Basis Students software, Mr. Isaac Baidoo and Miss Evelyn Boadu also uncovered the students to other prospects like the Mastercard Students program and also promised to enable these students implement.

Mr. Bright Asi and Mr. Emmanuel Krah, learners of the University of Winneba and University Of Cape Coastline respectively also spoke about the alternatives in their faculties. They also encouraged the pupils on the require to acquire their scientific tests very seriously

Mr. Raphael Arthur, an accountant at the Pentecost Clinic also spoke to the learners on the will need to be determined as they climb the academic ladder

Source: GhEvent.web






We didn’t send you to parliament to fight for wee legalization- Kumbungu Youth to Ras Mubarak

The looming defeat of Member of Parliament (MP) for Kumbungu Constituency, Ras begun as much back as Oct final calendar year following a rift involving him and youth teams of the bash.

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The Member of Parliament(MP) for Kumbungu Constituency in the Northern Area, Ras Mubarak has incurred the wrath of youth in the constituency more than unsavory Fb remarks about folks from the space.

A Fb of the MP which reads “May God get rid of our Kumbungu constituency of ignorance. A person sits in constituency office environment and thinks MP’s should not be interacting with branch executives, laughably ignorant’.

But a team calling itself the Involved Youth of Kumbungu Constituency is asking the former Reggae presenter to apologise for his reviews given that he did not specify which of folks his ignorant feedback have been a target at.

Finding faults in his hailing Canada for legalizing Cannabis the youth had this to say in their release copied to “Again, we strongly just take exception to the MP’s statement on Facebook recently congratulating Canada for legalizing the use of cannabis (Marijuana) and explained as “significant legacy by Primary Minister Trudeau”. We be aware with wonderful worry that, the Hon. Member is entitled to his view but once again we would like to remind him that he is representing the people of Kumbungu in Ghana’s Parliament. We hold Kumbungu in large esteem hence the need to guarding it identify and legacy. We do not want the title “Kumbungu” to be involved with anything at all that is considered unlawful in Ghana”

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The higher than team is disgusted and appalled by the member of Parliament for Kumbungu constituency Hon. Ras Mubarak’s modern derogatory opinions on Facebook.

We are shocked by his unrepentant expression of lack of remorse in the confront of massive expressions of disappointment at his responses which kind to advise that ” the ignorance in Kumbungu constituency is unbelievable “.

We would like to remind the Hon. Member that as a  community officer of his standing, he’s expected to communicate or generate with honour and dignity. He has unsuccessful in that regard.

We further more wish to remind him that he was voted for by the same persons he claimed are “ignorant “.

We uncover these statements insulting to the whole Kumbungu constituency.

The MPs opinions goes to propose our previous MPs the likes of Hon. Alhaji Musah, H.E Alhaji Mohammed Mumuni, Hon Alhaji Yakubu Kapkpagu and Hon Moses Yahaya are all ignorant.

The MPs reviews is not only directed at our former MPs but also our revered Chief’s this sort of as Naa yab  Kumbung- Naa, Nyab Vo- Naa, Nyab Zugu- Lana, Nyab Gbullung- Gbang Lana, Nyab Dallung- Lana, Nyab Sing- Lana, Nyab Zangballung- Gbang Lana and Nyab Tibung- Lana.

Furthermore, the MPs comments go to undermine the likes of Dr. Nashiru Issahaku former Governor Bank of Ghana, Alhaji Mahadi, Dr. Awal Mohammed recent Minister for Business advancement and quite a few some others.

We, for that reason, think about the MPs remarks as reckless, disrespectful and most likely defamatory.

All over again, we strongly just take exception to the MP’s statement on Facebook not long ago congratulating Canada for legalizing the use of cannabis (Marijuana) and explained as “significant legacy by Prime Minister Trudeau”.

We observe with fantastic problem that, the Hon. Member is entitled to his belief but once again we want to remind him that he is representing the people of Kumbungu in Ghana’s Parliament.

We keep Kumbungu in high esteem that’s why the need to safeguarding it identify and legacy.

We do not want the title “Kumbungu” to be associated with nearly anything that is considered unlawful in Ghana.

We can’t condone such statements, and we condemn them in no uncertain terms as unbefitting of a lawmaker representing the men and women of Kumbungu constituency.

We further more wish to remind the Hon. Member that, Kumbungu constituency is underdeveloped therefore the needles business of avoidable demonstrations as have witnessed a short while ago which has no good effects on the constituency.

We from Hon. Ras Mubarak a retraction and an unqualified apology to the persons of Kumbungu constituency for the appalling feedback.

We call on all stakeholders which include our revered Chiefs in the constituency to condemn and denounce the MPs responses and demand a full retraction and apology.

If the Hon. Member must fail or refuse to do that, then we the people of Kumbungu constituency would respectfully and humbly show versus him.

God bless Kumbungu constituency, God bless Northern Region and God bless Ghana.

Thank you.


Prince Tikumah

( Convener)


Mahama Abdallah



0203031070 Zoure/2018

Blame older generation for youth’s recklessness – Zanetor Rawlings

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Member of Parliament for Korle Klottey constituency, Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings, says the waywardness of today’s era really should be blamed on the generation.

According to the legislator, the of today are only imitating what they saw their aged people do.

Addressing hundreds of young men and women at the 2019 Global Youth Empowerment Summit (IYES) on Thursday at the Nationwide Theatre, she reported negativity involved with today’s youth is an indictment on the older technology.

“…They say the younger era never have a vision, really don’t want to function, do not have the ideal ethics, the listing is extended. But listed here is what I say right now, anything that we level to that is damaging in the youth is an indictment on the technology that came in advance of them,” she stated.

Zanetor Rawlings also identified as out leadership of Ghana for endorsing vices and relegating virtues.

“If there is a generation that has normalised and institutionalised factors like corruption if we have a generation that has divided us together partisan lines if we have a era that has moved God into the corner…then can we blame the youthful people for copying what they only arrived to see?’’ she quizzed.

The MP asked for that leaders consider obligation for their actions and give an enabling environment for the youth to prosper.

The 2019 Global Youth Empowerment is scheduled from August 21 to August 23 with a morning and evening session each individual day.

Day 1 had speakers including CEO of the Countrywide Youth Authority (NYA), Emmanuel Asigiri, CEO of Nationwide Entrepreneurship and Improvements System (NEIP), John A. Kumah, Authorized practioner Justin Koduah, Sampson Amoateng and Brian Amoateng.

Day two featured Rev. Eastwood Anaba, Daniel Amoateng, Amma Frimpomaa Dwumah, Bola Ray, Zanetor Rawlings, and Chioma Akpotha.

Samira Bawumia, the spouse of the Vice President, is predicted to climax the 2019 version of the event with her speech.

Dr Kofi Abban, Sarkodie and DJ Switch will also handle thousands of youthful folks on the final working day.

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