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Green Ghana: Akufo-Addo’s 5-Million-trees Project Will Require GH₵125 Million

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A letter from the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, received by the Office of the Speaker of Parliament, has revealed that the Green Ghana Project will require 125 million cedis.

The letter, signed by the Chairman of the Fundraising committee of the Green Ghana Project , Ehunabobrim Nana Prah Agyensaim VI and copied the Ministers for Lands and Natural Resources and Foreign Affairs, is inviting Parliament, its staff and other parliamentarians to contribute to this fund.

“ The purpose of this exercise is to encourage Ghanaians and friends of Ghana plant trees to preserve the country’s forest and vegetation cover for a balanced ecology. This presidential initiative, under the auspices of the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources will require an amount of GHC 125,000,000),” excerpts of the letter reads.

Letter from Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that the Green Ghana programme will become an annual event going forward.

According to him, the programme which is aimed at planting trees across the country will help shore up the country’s forest cover In a report filed by Graphic.com.gh, he assured there is a continuity plan for the programme.

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

The Green Ghana programme which commenced today, Friday, June 11, 2021, is aimed at planting at least five million trees across Ghana. Speaking at the event to commemorate the planting of 5million trees, Akufo-Addo said the effects of deforestation and forest degradation are dire.

He stated that it is an urgent need to reverse the trend of forest deforestation and forest degradation to restore the country’s forest resources.

Akufo-Addo stressed that government is determined to restore the lost forest cover in the country. He, however, pledged that his government is determined to ensure the survival of the five million trees that will be planted during the Green Ghana project.

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‘Insurance industry tops voluntary blood donation’ – National Blood Service

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‘Insurance industry tops voluntary blood donation’ – National Blood Service
‘Insurance industry tops voluntary blood donation’ – National Blood Service

The Commissioner of Insurance has urged other institutions in the country to emulate the NIC and the insurance industry in Ghana to donate blood to save our blood banks.

Dr Justice Ofori said this when the insurance industry led by its regulator, the National Insurance Commission (NIC) successfully donated 2,015 pints of blood to the National Blood Service (NBS) to save lives.

Commissioner Of Insurance , Dr Justice Ofori Interacts With Cancer Patients

Excited by this feat during the closing ceremony of the 2022 Blood Donation Campaign, he added that the insurance industry is looking forward to donating more blood to the National Blood Service next year to beat its own record that it has set in 2022 with an unprecedented record of 2,015 units of blood (i.e. the statistics according to the NBS).

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Lemonade Finance presents Delay in “Wo si woyε musician?”

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Lemonade Finance presents Delay in “Wo si woyε musician?”

Lemonade Finance is a cross-border payment solution that enables Africans in the Diaspora to send money to Ghana and other African countries. The App is available on the iOS and Google Play Store.

 

On October 14th, 2022, Lemonade Finance announced seasoned media personality and serial entrepreneur Deloris Frimpong Manso “Delay” as a brand ambassador, alongside John Dumelo and Ras Nene “Dr Likee”.

 

In “Wo si woyε musician?”, an upcoming act misses his chance to impress Delay with his singing.

What happens next?

 

Find out when you watch the video here:

 

 

“To us, what the Delay brand brings is trust and discipline” says Precious Ama Kwartemaa Oduro, the Ghana country manager for Lemonade Finance.

“Her wit in this ad captures what audiences, young and old have come to expect from the interview style of Obaa Afia Delay. The Yaa Asantewaa of the media industry”.

You can download Lemonade Finance by following: Customers who use the code DELAY during signup will get a $10, £10 or C$10 cashback when they send over 100 Dollars, Pounds or Canadian Dollars to someone in Ghana or any of our other supported African countries.

Find out more about the possibilities of Lemonade Finance on this dedicated page for Ghana.

About Lemonade Finance

Lemonade Finance was founded on a simple goal, to make it easy for Africans to send and receive money from home easily.

With Lemonade Finance, Ghanaians in the UK, USA and Canada can send money to mobile money and bank accounts, at the best rates, instantly and at zero fees.

The Lemonade Finance app is used by thousands of Africans in the United States, Canada and the UK to send money back home to Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and seven other African countries.

The Official Lemonade Finance channels are:

Instagram: @lemonade.finance, @lemonadefinance.gh

Twitter: @LemonadeFinance, @LemonadeFinGH

Facebook: @lemonade.finance, @lemonade.finance.gh

LinkedIn: lemonade-finance

YouTube: LemonadeFinance

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Lemonade Finance presents Dr Likee in “Wo bεka nukrε”

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Lemonade Finance presents Dr Likee in “Wo bεka nukrε”

Lemonade Finance presents Dr Likee in “Wo bεka nukrε”

 

Lemonade Finance is a cross-border payment solution that enables Africans in the Diaspora to send money to Ghana and other African countries. The App is available on the iOS and Google Play Store.

 

On October 14th, 2022, Lemonade Finance announced prolific actor and comedian, Dr Likee as a brand ambassador, alongside Deloris Frimpong Manso and John Dumelo. Now, Lemonade Finance is delighted to present the one and only ‘Ras Nene’ in “Wo bεka nukrε”. A first in a series of ads from the company.

Dr Likee stays in his usual character of spreading joy and laughter to his audience. Here, he brings his sharp wit and carefree character to a Chop Bar, hoping to eat and impress his long-time crush, Naomi. Spoiler alert! Thanks to Lemonade Finance, his Borga comes through. You can watch the ad here:

 

 

Dolapo Omotoso, Online Community Manager for Lemonade Finance, who has quickly become Dr Likee’s biggest fan in-house had this to say about the ad and about working with his team.

“The way Dr Likee and his team have taken to bringing our vision to life, in their own unique way has been exciting to watch, he really is a fan favourite. ”

You can download Lemonade Finance by following Customers who use the code DRLIKEE during signup will get a $10, £10 or C$10 cashback when they send over 100 Dollars, Pounds or Canadian Dollars to someone in Ghana or any our other supported African countries.

In addition to this series of ads, the Lemonade Finance website now has a new look, improved functionality, more information and a dedicated page for Ghana.

About Lemonade Finance

Lemonade Finance was founded on a simple goal, to make it easy for Africans to send and receive money from home easily.

With Lemonade Finance, Ghanaians in the UK, USA and Canada can send money to mobile money and bank accounts, at the best rates, instantly and at zero fees.

The Lemonade Finance app is used by thousands of Africans in the United States, Canada and the UK to send money back home to Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and seven other African countries.

The Official Lemonade Finance channels are:

Instagram: @lemonade.finance, @lemonade.finance.gh

Twitter: @LemonadeFinance, @LemonadeFinGH

Facebook: @lemonade.finance, @lemonade.finance.gh

LinkedIn: lemonade-finance

YouTube: LemonadeFinance

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