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GNAPS petitions government to absorb salaries, allowances of private school teachers

The Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS) has petitioned government to consider absorbing salaries and allowances of private school teachers. The petition became necessary...

Unilever partners GBC to promote Ghanaian culture

The Director General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, Prof. Amin Alhassan says the decision to maintain some Television Channels of the Corporation is to...

Nandom Municipal Assembly makes strides in sanitation

The Nandom Municipal Assembly says it is making strenuous efforts to elevate the status of the area from an ‘Open Defecation Free ODF’ status...

31 suspected separatists arrested after police station attacks and roadblocks

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and the Ghana Police Service (GPS), say they have brought under control activities of Western Togoland separatists, the Homeland...

Politics

CODEO calls for calm as EC addresses anomalies sighted in voters’ register

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO), has called for calm as the EC addresses anomalies sighted in the...
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“I’m not like those who cut sods without funding” – President Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated that every project, for which he has cut the sod, since he assumed the highest office...

Dialogue with political parties at IPAC level – NDC to Electoral Commission

The NDC has recommended to the Electoral Commission to begin regular meetings with the political parties at the IPAC level. This is the only way...

“NPP administrations noted for innovative policies in cocoa sector” – President Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says successive administrations of the New Patriotic Party have been noted for coming up with innovative policies and...

Nana Konadu outdoors running mate tomorrow

The flag bearer of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings, is expected to outdoor her running mate for Election 2020 tomorrow...

General News

Nandom Municipal Assembly makes strides in sanitation

The Nandom Municipal Assembly says it is making strenuous efforts to elevate the status of the area from an ‘Open Defecation Free ODF’ status...

31 suspected separatists arrested after police station attacks and roadblocks

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and the Ghana Police Service (GPS), say they have brought under control activities of Western Togoland separatists, the Homeland...

Ghana records 1,585 road crash deaths in eight months

Ghana has in eight months recorded 9,205 road crashes, involving 15,459 vehicles, resulting in 1,585 deaths, says Mrs May Obiri-Yeboah, Director-General, National Road Safety...

Kennedy Agyapong pleads not guilty to contempt, controversial video played in court

Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong has pleaded not guilty to the contempt case brought against him. Mr. Kennedy Agyapong took the dock after more than...

Latest News

GNAPS petitions government to absorb salaries, allowances of private school teachers

The Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS) has petitioned government to consider absorbing salaries and allowances of private...

Unilever partners GBC to promote Ghanaian culture

The Director General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, Prof. Amin Alhassan says the decision to maintain some Television Channels...

Nandom Municipal Assembly makes strides in sanitation

The Nandom Municipal Assembly says it is making strenuous efforts to elevate the status of the area from an...

31 suspected separatists arrested after police station attacks and roadblocks

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and the Ghana Police Service (GPS), say they have brought under control activities of...

CODEO calls for calm as EC addresses anomalies sighted in voters’ register

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO), has called for calm as the EC addresses anomalies sighted in the...

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GNAPS petitions government to absorb salaries, allowances of private school teachers

The Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS) has petitioned government to consider absorbing salaries and allowances of private school teachers. The petition became necessary...

Unilever partners GBC to promote Ghanaian culture

The Director General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, Prof. Amin Alhassan says the decision to maintain some Television Channels of the Corporation is to...

Business News

Ghana will negotiate competitive cocoa freight rates – GSA assures

The 2020/2021 Cocoa Freight Negotiations opened in Accra on Thursday with the Ghana Shippers' Authority assuring of its determination to negotiate competitive freight rates...

New Pension Act must cover all public sector workers – TUC

The Trade Union Congress (TUC) has called on government to consider the inclusion of all public sector workers to enjoy the tier two of...

Controller and Accountant-General delete 7,000 ‘Ghost names’ from govt payroll

The Controller and Accountant-General’s Department (CAGD) has deleted 7,000 ‘ghost’ names from the government’s payroll this year. The acting Controller and Accountant General, Mr Kwasi...

Golden Purse Movement (GPM) set to be launched October 3

The President of The Golden Purse Movement, Mr. Richard Amenuveve has confirmed in an interview that all is set for the movement to be...

GPHA’s unity terminal 97% complete

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority’s (GPHA) new Unity Terminal under construction at Kpone in the Greater Accra Region, is 97% complete. The Kpone Unity...

Egypt misses out on World Trade Organization leader bid

Egypt's Abdel-Hamid Mamdouh has been knocked out of the running to become the next leader of the World Trade Organization (WTO), along with candidates...

Health News

Nurses resume work after three-days strike

Nurses on Thursday resumed work following an agreement reached by the Ghana Registered Nurses Association (GRNA) and the National Labour Commission (NLC) after embarking...

President Akufo-Addo commissions 4th Medical Drone Distribution Centre in Sefwi Wiawso

Nearly a year after launching the second medical drone distribution centre at Mpanya in the Ashanti Region, the President of the Republic, Nana Addo...

Government approves financial clearance for about 3000 health professionals

Dr Bernard Okoe Boye, the Deputy Minister of Health, has announced that the government has concluded a financial clearance process for about 3,400 Allied...

Strike forces security personnel, casual workers to take up nurses minor roles in hospitals

The strike action by nurses and midwives to demand for better conditions of service has compelled some security personnel and casual workers in some...

UER National Health Insurance Scheme distributes 32 motorbikes to 9 District Offices

All nine District Offices of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in the Upper East Region have been allocated three brand new motorbikes while...

President Akufo-Addo presents 10,000 hospital beds to Health Ministry

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has presented ten thousand hospital beds, under the Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP), to be distributed to...

Entertainment | Lifestyle

Agriculture Department educates farmers on balanced and nutritious diet

Farmers and food processors have been educated on balanced and nutritious diets that will strengthen them to increase crop production. The one-day training programme was...

Odweanoma paragliding site upgraded into model event ground

The Odweanoma paragliding site has been upgraded into a model event ground capable of supporting all year-round recreational activities. The expansion has been complemented by...

Unilever partners GBC to promote Ghanaian culture

The Director General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, Prof. Amin Alhassan says the decision to maintain some Television Channels of the Corporation is to...

Nandom Municipal Assembly makes strides in sanitation

The Nandom Municipal Assembly says it is making strenuous efforts to elevate the status of the area from an ‘Open Defecation Free ODF’ status...

31 suspected separatists arrested after police station attacks and roadblocks

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) and the Ghana Police Service (GPS), say they have brought under control activities of Western Togoland separatists, the Homeland...

CODEO calls for calm as EC addresses anomalies sighted in voters’ register

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO), has called for calm as the EC addresses anomalies sighted in the voters' register. The National Coordinator, Albert...

Video News

VIDEO: President Akufo-Addo Address to the nation (Update 17)

https://www.facebook.com/nakufoaddo/videos/814825869284394/

Ghana, Nigeria hold talks over diplomatic row

https://youtu.be/9lBusQDoXC8

VIDEO: President Akufo – Addo address to the nation (Update 16)

https://www.facebook.com/nakufoaddo/videos/360407498448318/

Parliament passes new Births and Deaths Registration Act

When she took her turn at the ‘Meet The Press Series’ in Accra, Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Hajia Alima Mahama announced...

Ghana joins global condemnation of Mali coup

https://youtu.be/z5bkgQLKT2k

Education

GNAPS petitions government to absorb salaries, allowances of private school teachers

The Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS) has petitioned government to consider absorbing salaries and allowances of private school teachers. The petition became necessary...

Advisory Committee submits report on reopening of schools to Education Minister

The Committee set up to advise government on the reopening of schools has submitted its report to the Minister of Education. The Committee chaired by...

Don’t extend free SHS to Private Schools – Directors of Private Pre-Tertiary Schools

The Conference of Directors of Private Pre-Tertiary Schools, has called on political parties and government not to extend the free Senior High School (SHS)...

Technology

Bui Power Authority constructs US$480 million-dollar solar energy plant

The Bui Power Authority (BPA), the Managers of the Bui Hydropower Dam project in the Banda District of the Bono Region, is constructing a...

Judge blocks US attempts to ban China’s WeChat

A judge has blocked a US government attempt to ban the Chinese messaging and payments app, WeChat. US Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler said the ban...

Free wifi for second cycle institutions begins in October–Minister

The Minister for Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu Ekuful, has disclosed that the government would begin the rollout of the free Wifi for Senior High...

Sport News & Updates

C.K Akonnor names squad for Mali friendly

Ghana head Coach C.K Akonnor has announced a 23-man squad for next month’s friendly game against Mali. Ghana, who has been without a competitive game...

Ghana Premier League to commence in November

The Ghana Football Association is pleased to announce that the 2020/2021 season will commence in November. This follows the decision of government to give the...

Covid-19 : NSA meets with heads of Contact sports after President lifts restrictions

The Director General of the National Sports Authority (NSA), Professor Peter Twumasi, has engaged the heads of contact sporting federations, in the wake of...

Barcelona agree to sell Luis Suarez to Atletico Madrid

Barcelona have agreed to let striker Luis Suarez join La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid. Suarez is not wanted at Barca and the Catalans were happy...

Offinso: Kotoko donates to juvenile footballers involved in accident

The Management of Asante Kotoko S/C has promised to donate an amount of GH¢5, 000 for the upkeep of the victims of last Saturday’s...

FIFA President Gianni Infantino sends support to Offinso Accident victims

President of the Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), Mr. Gianni Infantino has expressed his condolences to the victims of last Saturday’s tragic car...
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Travel & Tour

Ghana records 1,585 road crash deaths in eight months

Ghana has in eight months recorded 9,205 road crashes, involving 15,459 vehicles, resulting in 1,585 deaths, says Mrs May Obiri-Yeboah, Director-General, National Road Safety...

Work begins on Takoradi Airport Terminal to fix leakage

The Takoradi Airport Terminal building which was leaking and causing serious inconvenience to travellers is being renovated. Besides providing comfort to travellers, it will enhance...

Africa

Mali: Bah Ndaw sworn in as civilian leader

Mali's new president has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Former Defence Minister Bah Ndaw, 70, was picked...

‘Vast areas under water’ in South Sudan

Vast areas of along the River Nile are now under water" according to the UN's humanitarian coordinator for the country Alain Noudéhou. The UN...

SA filmmakers unite for Jerusalema dance project

As South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on Thursday, filmakers are showcasing the famous Jerusalema dance in a new project. Abongwe Booi and Calvin Hayward are...

Nigerian Singer Yemi Alade to speak for women in new UN role

Nigerian artist Yemi Alade has vowed to lend her voice to the vulnerable including women after she took on a new role in the...

Top Kenyan officials face prosecution over Covid-19 corruption

At least 15 top Kenyan government officials and businesspeople are to be recommended for prosecution in connection with the alleged theft of tens of...

Mali junta asks Ecowas to lift economic sanctions

The head of Mali's military government, Colonel Assimi Goita, has called on West African leaders to lift economic sanctions imposed in the wake of...

World News

Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes first woman to lie in state in US capitol

ustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died a week ago, has become the first woman in US history to lie in state at the US...

Kim Jong-un ‘apologises for killing of South Korean official’

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has issued a rare personal apology for the killing of a South Korean official, Seoul says. Mr Kim reportedly told...

President Akufo-Addo calls on UN, Member States to help restore normalcy to Mali

President Akufo-Addo has called on the United Nations and all member states to lend their support to efforts being made by Economic Community of...

Alexei Navalny: Russian activist discharged from Berlin hospital

Putin critic Alexei Navalny has been discharged from a Berlin hospital where he was being treated for Novichok nerve agent poisoning. The Charité Hospital said...