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Septuagenarian Afua Akoto receives assistance from GBC

By: Beatrice Senadju GBC News has paid a surprise visit to Septuagenarian, Afua Akoto in the Ashanti Region. Afua Akoto is a Grandmother of...

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training programme at the Ghana Broadcasting...

Oblogo M/A Basic and JHS in need of educational infrastructure

By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils may be good for some...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point 5 million dollar Agreement. The initiative,...

Politics

Mahama in Central Region, still pushing for electoral reforms

Former President John Dramani Mahama, says even though the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was not happy with the conduct of the 2020 elections, it...
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Residents of Navrongo Central eulogize former MP Kofi Adda

By Peter Agengre Residents of Navrongo Central in the Upper East Region have expressed shock at the death of former Aviation Minister Kofi Adda. They...

46 Yes votes confirm Abdul Mummin Issah as MCE for STMA

By: Marie Aziz Tunde Abdul Mumin Issah has been confirmed Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) in the Western Region. This...

President Akufo-Addo mourns former MP Kofi Adda

GNA President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, expressing his condolences to the family of Joseph Kofi Adda, said the former Aviation Minister and Member of...

General News

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training programme at the Ghana Broadcasting...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point 5 million dollar Agreement. The initiative,...

New Leadership for LiSAG after 16 years

By: William Owusu Boateng. Members of the Licensed Surveyors’ Association of Ghana, LiSAG, have for the first time, in the 16 years’ existence of the...

Police Recruitment fraudster jailed

By: Elorm Yao Aryee The Ho District Magistrate Court presided over by His Worship Akosah Amoampong Agyare has sentenced Frank Fenuku the leader of a...

Latest News

Septuagenarian Afua Akoto receives assistance from GBC

By: Beatrice Senadju GBC News has paid a surprise visit to Septuagenarian, Afua Akoto in the Ashanti Region. Afua...

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training...

Oblogo M/A Basic and JHS in need of educational infrastructure

By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point...

Mahama in Central Region, still pushing for electoral reforms

Former President John Dramani Mahama, says even though the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was not happy with the conduct...

Features

Viva Bruce: the banker turned fashion designer

By Mabel Adorkor Annang. In times past, the programming code that was wired into our brains in terms of career path was to go to...

Feature: A spotlight on Kwame Nkrumah’s educational policies

By Hannah Dadzie Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, the driving force behind Ghana's independence from British colonial rule is revered for his contribution to Ghana’s development....

To demolish or not: Story of Buduburam Refugee Camp in retrospect

By Rachel Kakraba. For more than 2 decades the Buduburam Refugee Camp, near Kasoa in the Central Region, has been home to some refugees from...

Business News

FDA removes unwholesome Ceres Apple Juice from market

The Food and Drugs Authority, FDA has recalled certain batches of the Ceres 100% Apple Juice from the market. This follows information from the International...

Charcoal Shortage hits Accra

By Phyllis Dotse & Lordia Owusu There has in recent times been a shortage of charcoal in Accra. The situation has affected consumers of the...

Bank of Ghana warns against fraudulent money doubling scheme known as World Remit

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has warned of a money-doubling scheme operating in Ghana under the pseudonym “Worldremit”. BoG in a statement said this fraudulent...

UGBS Champions Estate & Gift Planning

By: Mabel Adorkor Annang Estate and gift planning awareness month has been introduced by the University of Ghana Business school to help educate and conscientize...

Ghana & Spain sign a $120-million Tourism Agreement to create jobs

By William Owusu Boateng The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has signed an agreement with the Incyde Foundation of Spain to build synergies in...

No Ghana Card, No Business- NIA

By Charles Sarpong Amponsah. The National Identification Authority (NIA), has hinted that without the Ghana card, it would be difficult to transact any business in...

Health News

Medical Superintendents in Upper West Region hold Covid-19 deliberations

Story by Emmanuel Mensah-Abludo. The Upper West Regional Coordinating Director, Peter Maala has stated that the COVID-19 pandemic was a litmus test on our preparedness...

2021 World Sight Day marked with call to “Love Your Eyes”

By Henrietta Afful More than a billion people across the globe cannot see properly because they do not have access to eye glasses. Most of...

Talks underway to include pediatric cancer care onto NHIS

By: Hannah Dadzie Stakeholders in the Health Sector have called for the creation of more centers in hospitals across the country for the treatment of...

#NoBraDay: 3,000 people die out of breast cancer every year in Ghana- Dr. Barbara Entsuah

By Seli Baisie Dr. Barbara Entsuah, Physician, Family Medicine Physician and Fellow at the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons has urged individuals to do...

About 16,000 Ghanaians experience severe mental health issues -Experts

By: Henrietta Afful 16,000 Ghanaians are said to have severe mental health issues. Of the number, only 2% receive the needed care due to inadequate...

B5PLUS offers to supply free medical oxygen to hospitals in Ghana

By: Joyce Anin-Aryeko Tema-based iron and steel production company, B5Plus, says it is ready to increase its free medical oxygen supply to cover all hospitals...

Entertainment | Lifestyle

Let’s deal with Ghana’s biggest problem of heterosexual rape- Panji Anoff

By Seli Baisie Ghanaian Renowned Music Producer and CEO of Pidgen Music has declared that Ghana’s biggest problem is heterosexual rape ‘under age rape’. Panji Anoff,...

I got so many people inspired, through ‘Wire me’ – Adelaide...

By Seli Baisie Ghanaian singer, Adelaide Naa Borley Bortier Afutu, popularly known as Adelaide The Seer, has disclosed that her song, 'Wire Me' inspired a...

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training programme at the Ghana Broadcasting...

Oblogo M/A Basic and JHS in need of educational infrastructure

By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils may be good for some...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point 5 million dollar Agreement. The initiative,...

Mahama in Central Region, still pushing for electoral reforms

Former President John Dramani Mahama, says even though the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was not happy with the conduct of the 2020 elections, it...

Education

Oblogo M/A Basic and JHS in need of educational infrastructure

By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils may be good for some...

Admit the Students- Eduwatch to the General Legal Council

Education think tank, Africa Education Watch (Eduwatch) has asked the General Legal Council to admit some 499 candidates who were denied admission into the...

Former President Mahama casts doubts on, output of Free SHS

By Juliet Korkor Former President, John Dramani Mahama who doubles as the flagbearer for the National Democratic Congress in the 2020 general election has questioned...

Science | Technology

Information lives on the internet forever – Cybersecurity Expert

By Charles Sarpong Amponsah. A Cybersecurity Expert, David Gyedu, has cautioned Ghanaians to be careful of cyber threats in order to protect their data and...

Facebook harms children and weakens democracy: ex-employee

A former Facebook employee has told US lawmakers that the company's sites and apps "harm children, stoke division and weaken our democracy". Frances Haugen, a...

Africa needs to develop its Social Media Platform- Ken Ashigbe

By Nathaniel Nartey Facebook: Nathaniel Nartey Twitter: @Annertey_Nartey Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber of Telecommunications Companies, Ken Ashigbe has called for the creation of local social...

Video News

VIDEO: President Akufo-Addo’s full UN General Assembly speech

President Akufo-Addo has addressed the UN General Assembly at the annual gathering of world leaders in New York City. Watch here:

VIDEO: GSS releases provisional 2021 Census results

The Ghana Statistical Service, (GSS) will today, Wednesday, September 22, 2021, release a provisional report on the 2021 Population and Housing Census. The GSS...

VIDEO: ECOWAS extraordinary summit on Guinea Coup opens in Accra

ECOWAS is holding an extraordinary summit in Accra on Thursday, September 16, 2021, to discuss the political situation in Guinea. Watch here:

VIDEO: Finance Minister presents 2021 Mid Year Budget Review

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta presents the 2021 Mid Year Budget Review to parliament. Watch here:

VIDEO: President Akufo-Addo Address to the nation (Update 26)

Address To The Nation By The President Of The Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, On Updates To Ghana’s Enhanced Response To The Coronavirus Pandemic,...

Sport News & Updates

Black Stars beat Zimbabwe 1-0 in Harare, Ghana World Cup hopes...

By Theo Sampah The Black stars of Ghana have assumed a temporary top position on Group G table of the FIFA World Cup qualifiers. This...

Qatar 2022 qualifier: Zimbabwe vs Ghana today

By: Theophilus Sampah The Senior National male football team, Black Stars, will continue their quest to qualify for the 2022 World Cup to be staged...

WC Qualifiers: Kudus, Partey And Dede glitter as Black Stars cruise to victory in Cape Coast

Story By: Jacob Narh Nortah Twitter @NarhNortah Senior National soccer team, Black Stars of Ghana cruised to a 3-1 victory in match Day 3 in the...

Ghana beat Zimbabwe 3-1 in 2022 World Cup Qualifier

Ghana this afternoon, October 9, 2021, beat Zimbabwe 3-1 in the 2022 World Cup qualifier played at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium. The Black Stars...

WC qualifiers: Taste the new “Milo” and victory is yours

Story By: Jacob Narh Nortah Twitter @NarhNortah The Senior National team, the Black Stars will this afternoon, Saturday 9th October, 2021 engage the Warriors of Zimbabwe...

Together as a unit we will win — GFA Capo Kurt Okraku to players 

Story by: Jacob Narh Nortah Twitter @NarhNortah President of the Ghana Football Association, Kurt Simeon Okraku has urged Black Stars players to come together as a...
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Travel & Tour

Ministry of Roads announces traffic interruption at Tetteh Quarshie Interchange on Friday

The Ministry of Roads and Highways says the boundary road from the Tetteh Quarshie interchange will be closed to the public to enable repairs...

Traffic Congestion persists! 3 months after the new Pokuase Interchange

By Gloria Agbemasi Davordzie The Pokuase Interchange was officially opened for vehicular traffic on the 9th of July, 2021. The 4-tier interchange is intended to ease...

Africa

Subversion of sanctity of ballot box is subversion of good governance- Prez Akufo Addo

Bright Ntramah, Jubilee House, Accra. President Akufo-Addo has warned against manipulation of the Electoral systems particularly in West Africa to achieve favourable outcomes. He said the...

President Akufo-Addo to open ECOWAS Parliament in Winneba today

President Akufo-Addo will today, October 13, 2021 officially open the Sub-regional High Level Interactive seminar at Winneba in the Central region. The seminar will be...

Commentary

World Food Day: Let’s Ensure Food Is Available At All Times

By: Bagbara Tanko Head, Public Relations Ministry of Food and Agriculture News Commentary On The Relevance Of World Food Day Ghana is happy to join more...

Happy International Teachers Day! Flush out the bad nut!

By: Cynthia Boateng Teaching is one of the world’s most demanding careers. This is mainly because it involves shaping, enlightening and grooming individuals to excel...

Social Media Crush! the next time it goes off again, what will we do?  

The world internet communication giants Facebook - along with Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp crashed down for more than 7 hours on Monday, October 4,...

Speeches | Lectures

FULL REPORT: Ejura Shootings & Killings Investigation

Government has published the full report of the three-member Ejura Committee that was put together to investigate the disturbance in Ejura in the Ashanti...

2021 Population & Housing Census Preliminary Report

The Ghana 2021 Population and Housing Census (PHC) was conducted to provide updated demographic, social and economic data to support national development activities and...

FULL TEXT: Finance Minister presents 2021 Mid Year Budget Review

The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Atta, Thursday 29th July, 2021 presented the 2021 Mid-year budget review to Parliament in accordance with Section 28...

Research | Discovery

Only 14.5% women are in leadership in Ghana

By Josephine Akari Data has shown that only 14.5 per cent of women are represented at all levels in political and leadership roles in the...

MESTI agencies discuss financing science research

The Parliamentary Select Committee on Environment, Science and Technology has met four agencies of the Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology Innovation (MESTI) to...

GSS to release provisional results for 2021 Population & Housing Census on September 22

By Edzorna Francis Mensah The Ghana Statistical Service is set to release provisional results for the 2021 Population and Housing Census (PHC) on Wednesday, September...

Over 15 million girls marry before 18th birthday globally

Over 15 million girls globally, get married before their 18th birthday, Mrs Matilda Banfro Greater Accra Regional Director, Department of Gender, Ministry of Gender,...

World News