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Budget Debate Day two to focus on Trade, Energy, Communications and...

Parliament will on Wednesday, November 30, continue with its debate on the 2023 Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the Government for the year...
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Upper East Region: Lawyer declares intent to contest Nabdam Seat

By: Peter Agengre A Legal Practitioner Lawyer Lamtiig Apanga, has declared his intent to contest the parliamentary primaries on the ticket of the National Democratic...

Put partisan politics aside– Dr. Oduro Osae Advises

By Emmanuel Oti Acheampong The Director General of the International Audit Agency and a Governance Expert, Dr. Eric Oduro Osae, has advised Ghanaian lawmakers to...

Government must improvise to ensure policies are sustainable

By Clifford Okyere. Professor John Kwaku Mensa Mawutor, a lecturer at the University of Professional Studies in Accra, has advised the government to improvise in...

Parliament to establish budget and fiscal analysis department

The Parliament of Ghana is said to establish a budget and fiscal analysis department to help Members of Parliament (MPs) in carrying out oversight...

General News

Eastern Region to host the 38th Edition of National Farmers’ Day

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah The Minister for Food and Agriculture has called on Ghanaians to continue to celebrate and reward Farmers with rising farm productivity...

Kadjebi to award eight gallant farmers at 38th National Farmers’ Day

Kadjebi District in the Oti Region would award eight farmers at the 38th National Farmers’ Day celebration at Dodo-Fie, a farming community in the...

Promoting Tourism: Hospitality industry advised to provide quality service to customers

Mr Ekow Samsom, the Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA), has advised players in the hospitality industry to provide quality services to...

Lions Club International District 418 Ghana organises health screening

By Antoinette Abbah The youth wing of Lions Club International- Leo Clubs District 418 has organised a free health screening on diabetes and hypertension for...

Latest News

Probe into Kantamanto fire begins

By Juliet Mettle-Edmunds Traders at the Alteration Lane near the Railway Line at Kantamanto are counting their losses after fire...

Ghana’s Poultry industry; the Christmas Chicken story

By Clifford Okyere If the wise men who visited baby Jesus in the Manger were four, one person would have...

2022 World Cup: Black Stars Skipper Andre Ayew Eyes Uruguay Defeat

By: Michael Okuley, Doha Ghana Captain Andre Ayew has set his sight on defeating Uruguay in the final group game...

Eastern Region to host the 38th Edition of National Farmers’ Day

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah The Minister for Food and Agriculture has called on Ghanaians to continue to celebrate and reward...

Melcom opens more shops ahead of Black Friday, Christmas

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah Melcom Group of Companies, a leading retailing shopping Centre in Ghana has opened one of the...

Features

Ghana’s Poultry industry; the Christmas Chicken story

By Clifford Okyere If the wise men who visited baby Jesus in the Manger were four, one person would have presented chicken to the newborn...

Your Business Activities could worsen Climate Change- EPA Ghana Boss

By Oforiwa Darko Business activities could possibly cause direct environmental impact when carried out within host communities and indirect environmental impact through supply chains. Experts also...

GBCGHANAOLINE puts spotlight on vegetarianism

By Rachel Kakraba Health, they say is wealth, and for such reasons, many people adopt lifestyles to ensure they stay healthy. It is for this...

Business News

Melcom opens more shops ahead of Black Friday, Christmas

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah Melcom Group of Companies, a leading retailing shopping Centre in Ghana has opened one of the largest facilities, a ‘Three Storey...

Moody’s downgrades Ghana’s ratings to Ca with stable economic outlook

Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Ghana's long-term issuer ratings to Ca from Caa2 and changed the outlook to stable. This concludes the review for downgrade...

The Good And Bad Of “Gold For Oil” Policy Depends On Implementation Frame Work- Energy Analyst

By: John Guamah Energy Analyst, Benjamin Nsiah has asserted that the feasibility of government's "Gold for Oil" policy statement depends on the implementation frameworks. The batar...

Ghana hikes key interest rate to 27% above forecast

By: Esther Osei Adomah The Bank of Ghana lifted its benchmark monetary policy rate by 250 basis points to 27% during its November 2022 meeting,...

Resuscitate Ghanaian Industries to address Current Economic Challenges: Professor Annim

By Edzorna Francis Mensah The Government Statistician at the Ghana Statistical Service has called for an establishment of Integrated Shea Butter Processing Factories in the...

Ghana Grid Company adjudged Company of the Year (Power) at Ghana Energy Awards

The Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) staved off competition from the Volta River Authority, the Electricity Company of Ghana, Alpha TND, Sunon Asogli and Wilkins...

Health News

Sex is a good exercise for pregnant women- Dorothy Asamoah

By: Roberta Modin A specialist Pediatrician at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Dorothy Asamoah has disclosed that sex is also another form of exercise for...

Two die from meningitis in Nandom in Upper West

By: Suala Abdul-wahab Two people have died of meningitis in the Nandom Municipality of the Upper West Region. The municipality recorded six cases out of...

Lions Club International District 418 Ghana organises health screening

By Antoinette Abbah The youth wing of Lions Club International- Leo Clubs District 418 has organised a free health screening on diabetes and hypertension for...

Africa projected to experience 5.3 million health worker shortage by 2030- WHO

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The World Health Organization (WHO), has projected that Africa is likely to experience a 5.3 million health worker shortage by 2030. It explained...

WHO calls for effective prevention of injuries and violence causing 1 in 12 deaths worldwide  

By: Henrietta Afful ​ A new World Health Organization (WHO) Report says injuries and violence take the lives of about 12 000 people around the world...

Ghana: UN expert on toxics and human rights to conduct fact-finding visit

The UN Special Rapporteur on Toxics and Human Rights, Dr Marcos Orellana, will visit Ghana from November 30 to December 13, 2022, to assess...

Entertainment | Lifestyle

Lilwin

Lilwin, Odehyieba combine on another gospel jam “Heaven”

Ghanaian actor and musician Kwadwo Nkansah, popularly known as "Lilwin," has dropped another gospel hit song titled "Heaven". The song, which features one of Ghana's...
Jeffery Nortey

My content are inspired by God- Jeffery Nortey

By: Roberta Gayode Modin Content creator, Jeffery Nortey who is noted for making funny skits that throw the spotlight on women's huge backsides has disclosed...

Ghana’s Poultry industry; the Christmas Chicken story

By Clifford Okyere If the wise men who visited baby Jesus in the Manger were four, one person would have presented chicken to the newborn...

2022 World Cup: Black Stars Skipper Andre Ayew Eyes Uruguay Defeat

By: Michael Okuley, Doha Ghana Captain Andre Ayew has set his sight on defeating Uruguay in the final group game on Friday. The Black Stars who...

Eastern Region to host the 38th Edition of National Farmers’ Day

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah The Minister for Food and Agriculture has called on Ghanaians to continue to celebrate and reward Farmers with rising farm productivity...

Melcom opens more shops ahead of Black Friday, Christmas

By: Edzorna Francis Mensah Melcom Group of Companies, a leading retailing shopping Centre in Ghana has opened one of the largest facilities, a ‘Three Storey...
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Education

British Council foster culture of innovation and entrepreneurship within Universities globally

By: Yvonne Atilego Four Ghanaian Universities who are part of the Innovation for African Universities programme have developed and presented various entrepreneurship and innovative related...

BIHECO wants abandoned GETFund classroom Block completed

By Conrad Cadbury The Headmaster of Bishop Herman College at Kpando in the Volta Region, Francis Dominic Kudolo, has appealed to the government to initiate...

Vice President Bawumia joins as NOBISCO marks 50years of excellence

By: Joyce Kantam Kolamong The Northern School of Business, NOBISCO, has marked 50 years of existence and excellence. The colorful event which took place at the...

Science | Technology

Twitter ends Covid misinformation policy under Musk

Twitter says it has stopped enforcing its policy on misleading information about coronavirus. According to the company's website, it stopped taking action against tweets breaching...

Data is critical to driving development

By Yvonne Atilego African Indigenous Businesses are in the emerging stages of becoming data-driven and innovative through data analytics. The Director of Research at the...

Technology in Justice Delivery is the way to go- Chief Justice Anin-Yeboah

By: Akosua Frema Frempong The Chief Justice, Justice Kwasi Anin Yeboah says Ghana has come too far in the democratic trajectory to allow the process...

Video News

Video: Ghanaians gathered to welcome Queen Elizabeth II on her second visit to Ghana

Ghanaians gathed to welcome Queen Elizabeth II on her second visit to Ghana

Fight breaks out at NPP Constituency Elections at Klottey Korle in Greater Accra

By Jacob Aggrey Confusion erupted at Klottey Korle in the Greater Accra Region, during voting for new NPP Constituency Executives.  According to GBC News reporter,...

VIDEO: Finance Minister presents 2022 Budget

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta is presenting the 2022 Budget to parliament. Watch here:

VIDEO: President Akufo-Addo COP 26 Address in Glasgow, Scotland

President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 2nd November 2021, delivered Ghana’s statement at the UN Climate Change Conference, COP 26,...

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:

Sport News & Updates

2022 World Cup

2022 World Cup: Black Stars Skipper Andre Ayew Eyes Uruguay Defeat

By: Michael Okuley, Doha Ghana Captain Andre Ayew has set his sight on defeating Uruguay in the final group game on Friday. The Black Stars who...
Ghana edge out South Korea in gripping game

Black Stars commended for stellar performance against South Korea

Panelists on our Current Affairs Programme, 'Focus', have commended the Senior national football team, the Black Stars, for their emphatic victory against South Korea...

2022 FIFA World Cup: “No time for revenge, qualification is key” – Andre Ayew

SOURCE: GNA Andre Ayew Skipper of the Black Stars, says the team is focused and determined to qualify to the knockout stages of the 2022...

Ghana Premier League Headline Sponsor betPawa hosts inclusive media roundtable

By: Akosua Adjei In order to elevate the Ghana Premier League, betPawa, in collaboration with notable sports media journalists and editors, held a media roundtable...

President Akufo-Addo congratulates Black Stars on victory over South Korea

By: Seli Baisie The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has congratulated the Black Stars after their spectacular performance that led to a...

Kudus Mohammed wins Man of the Match award after Ghana’s victory over South Korea

By: Seli Baisie Ghanaian midfielder Kudus Mohammed won the Man of the Match award on Monday, November 28, following his impressive performance in Ghana’s victory over...
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Travel & Tour

Road Safety Authority steps up directives ahead of Christmas festivities

By: Helena Agyei The National Road Safety Authority has hinted of measures to strengthen road traffic regulations to maintain road safety ahead of the festive...

Statement cautioning against non-essential travel to Abuja was ‘unauthorized’ – Foreign Affairs Ministry

By: Hannah Dadzie The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration says the travel advisory issued on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 cautioning the public to...

Africa

Prez Buhari reaffirms Nigeria’s commitment to keep ECOWAS secure and politically stable

By: RACHEL QUARTEY The President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has reaffirmed the commitment of his country to the Economic Community of...

Landslide kills 14 at funeral in Cameroon

SOURCE: BBC NEWS A landslide in Cameroon's capital, Yaoundé, has killed at least 14 people, the authorities have said. Those who died had been attending a...

Commentary

2022 World Cup in Qatar: the back story

By Kweku Quaye Qatar has not only shocked the world with a huge budget to host the World Cup but also shook the world with...

70 Years of Women Policing in Ghana

By Dr. Nana Sifa Twum, Communications Consultant This year, 2022, marks the 70th Anniversary of the recruitment of the first female police officer in Ghana....

UNESCO marks World Day of Philosophy

By Rev. FR. Jonas Richmond Atarah, Catholic Priest of Navrongo-Bolgatanga Diocese The Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization of the United Nations, (UNESCO), recommends the third...

Speeches | Lectures

Watch Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, at the Censure Hearing

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta is appearing before the committee probing the Minority’s censure motion against him to defend himself. Watch here: https://www.facebook.com/gbcghana/videos/668983194825473

FULL TEXT: President Akufo-Addo’s address on economy

ADDRESS TO THE NATION BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, ON THE ECONOMY, ON SUNDAY, 30TH OCTOBER 2022. Fellow Ghanaians, good...

Full Text: Akufo-Addo at UN’s 77th General Assembly

ADDRESS BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF GHANA, NANA ADDO DANKWA AKUFO-ADDO, AT THE 77TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS’ GENERAL ASSEMBLY, ON...

Research | Discovery

World population hits 8 billion today

Today, 15th November 2022, the global population has turned 8 billion. This morning, the symbolic welcome of the 8 billionth baby born in Ghana...

WHO, ILO call for new measures to tackle mental health issues at work

By: Henrietta Afful An estimated 12 billion workdays are lost annually due to depression and anxiety. This costs the global economy nearly 1 trillion US...

West Africa Remains a Dreadful Region for Human Rights Defenders – Civil Society Group Alarms

By: Dominic Hlordzi The government of Ghana has been advised to take steps to strengthen laws protecting Human Rights Defenders (HRDs). It must also put measures...

Colleges of Education Research Conference concludes positively with vision to maintain Teacher Best Practices

By Razak Baba Teachers in Colleges of Education in Ghana have participated in a Research Conference at Nsuta in the Sekyere Central District of the...

World News