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MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF DIRECTOR, MOJAGD

MESSAGE FROM THE CHIEF DIRECTOR, MOJAGD. Ghana

“The lizard that jumped from the high iroko tree to the ground said he would praise himself if no one else did – Chinua Achebe” (Things Fall Apart)

Although there’s no denying the description of the year 2017 as a nerve-racking one, it’s been a year that recorded very remarkable successes in the face of multiple constraints for our sector by dint of hard work, commitment and dedication of our Minister, Deputy Ministers, Management and the entire staff of the sector.

PATENT YOUR PROPERTY NOW–AG.TELLS INVENTORS

PATENT YOUR PROPERTY NOW!–AG.TELLS INVENTORS, Ghana

In spite of the creativity and innovative activities emanating from our tertiary research institutions, none of the institutions has taken advantage of the system to secure a patent for an invention through the Ghana Industrial Property Office, the Attorney General and Minister of Justice has bemoaned.

Gloria Akuffo has consequently urged all tertiary institutions to create visibility for their innovative activities through protection and exploitation, stressing “research works gathering dust on shelves should be a thing of the past. Let your innovation improve lives.”

MINISTRY OF JUSTICE GETS NEW ADVISORY BOARD.

MINISTRY OF JUSTICE GETS NEW ADVISORY BOARD.

A Ministerial new board to assist by way of guidance into the future of the Office of the Attorney General and Ministry of Justice has been inaugurated with a call on members not to with-hold any idea that would be beneficial to the sector.

Speaking at the inaugural ceremony in Accra, the Attorney General and sector Minister, Gloria Afua Akuffo urged members of the board to see themselves as legitimate advisors of the sector and thus work with confidence.

“It’s a board backed by law…we shall brief you on the work we do, then we can benefit from your support,” she stressed.

Courtesy Call on AG. by OSIWA

Attorney and General and Minister for Justice, Ghana

The Attorney and General and Minister for Justice, Ms. Gloria Akuffo, has noted that government is not going to renege on establishing the Office of the Special Prosecutors.

She said this when the Human Rights Program Manager of OSIWA, Afia Asare Kyei paid a courtesy call on her at the ministry on 4th March, 2014.

The Human Right Program Manager of OSIWA said OSIWA promotes open societies where democracies, good governance and the rule of law, basic freedoms and widespread civic participation prevail. OSIWA is presently based in Senegal.

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