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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints cleans-up GBC

As part of activities to mark the 85th anniversary of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,...

Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal records first COVID-19 death

The Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal in the Western North Region has recorded its first COVID-19 death after a male Adult reported with respiratory distress and diabetes...

Pension scheme and insurance package for MPs in the offing

A pension scheme and insurance package for Members of Parliament (MPs) is in the offing. This has become necessary with increasing reports of bad living...

Parliament adjourns sine die

This session of Parliament has been one of the toughest for the Legislature, working amidst the coronavirus pandemic. It is believed to be one...

Politics

Pension scheme and insurance package for MPs in the offing

A pension scheme and insurance package for Members of Parliament (MPs) is in the offing. This has become necessary with...
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Parliament adjourns sine die

This session of Parliament has been one of the toughest for the Legislature, working amidst the coronavirus pandemic. It is believed to be one...

Mistrust among political actors contributing to electoral violence – NPC

Chairman of the National Peace Council (NPC), Reverend Professor Emmanuel Asante says mistrust among political actors is contributing immensely to electoral violence in the...

Parliament approves GHS 174 million personal emoluments waiver for health workers

Parliament has approved 174 million cedis as waiver on income taxes for frontline health workers. The waiver covers personal emoluments for the months of...

Bright Akwetey injects dynamism into CPP Flagbearer contest

An Accra-based legal practitioner and a leading member of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP), Mr Bright Oblitei Akwetey, said he would match the flagbearers...

General News

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints cleans-up GBC

As part of activities to mark the 85th anniversary of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,...

Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal records first COVID-19 death

The Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal in the Western North Region has recorded its first COVID-19 death after a male Adult reported with respiratory distress and diabetes...

Vice President Bawumia cuts sod for Accra-Tema Beach Road project

Traffic on the Accra-Tema-Beach road will soon ease as expansion works have begun for the dualization of the road. The 100 million dollar project will...

NCCE to recruit 240 new workers

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has received financial clearance to recruit 100 personnel this year to replace its lost staff. This is in...

Latest News

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints cleans-up GBC

As part of activities to mark the 85th anniversary of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), the Church of Jesus...

Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal records first COVID-19 death

The Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal in the Western North Region has recorded its first COVID-19 death after a male Adult reported...

Pension scheme and insurance package for MPs in the offing

A pension scheme and insurance package for Members of Parliament (MPs) is in the offing. This has become necessary with...

Parliament adjourns sine die

This session of Parliament has been one of the toughest for the Legislature, working amidst the coronavirus pandemic. It...

Vice President Bawumia cuts sod for Accra-Tema Beach Road project

Traffic on the Accra-Tema-Beach road will soon ease as expansion works have begun for the dualization of the road. The...

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints cleans-up GBC

As part of activities to mark the 85th anniversary of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,...

Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal records first COVID-19 death

The Sefwi-Wiawso Municipal in the Western North Region has recorded its first COVID-19 death after a male Adult reported with respiratory distress and diabetes...

Business News

Minority vows to resist attempt to collateralise Ghana’s mineral royalties

The Minority in Parliament says it will resist any attempt by government to use the country’s mineral royalties as collateral for up to one...

Eastern Region developing into major rice production area

The Eastern Region is gradually developing into a major rice growing zone in the country. Under the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ), in 2018,...

President to hand over AfCFTA Secretariat Building to AU Commission on Monday August 17

President Akufo-Addo is expected to commission and hand over the African Continental Free Trade Area, AFCFTA, Secretariat to the African Union Commission, in Accra...

NEIP’s greenhouses at Dawhenya can bring in ¢11 million yearly revenue – President Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned seventy-five greenhouses and an entrepreneurship and innovation centre constructed by the Ministry of Business Development and...

Ghana commended for foreign investor-friendly policies

President Akufo-Addo on August 13, 2020, made a whistle-stop at Zonda Tec, Manufacturers Sino trucks, one of the companies assembling cars in Ghana. President Akufo-Addo...

President Akufo-Addo inaugurates 75 Green Houses

President Akufo-Addo, has inaugurated 75 Green Houses and a Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Dawhenya in the Greater Accra Region. The centre is...

Entertainment | Lifestyle

How A Man Has Been Writing Down His Experiences Over the Last Decade

Morris Villarroel, a Spanish scientist at the Polytechnic University of Madrid, wanted to have a more detailed and complete record of his everyday life,...

6 Health Benefits Of Bitter Kola

Bitter Kola is a plant from Africa and it has a lot of health benefits. Almost all the parts of this plant can be...

Vital benefits of Shea Butter

Vitellaria paradoxa, commonly known as shea tree, shi tree, or vitellaria, is a tree of the family Sapotaceae. It is the only species in...

Prada unveils revolutionary bag collection made from ocean plastic

After Prada recently announced that it was going to ban the use of fur in collections from 2020, it became clear that the Italian fashion house...

Video News

GBC holds virtual Eid-ul-Adha celebration

Vice President Bawumia joined Muslims in the prayers led by the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Nuhu Sharubutu, which was broadcast live nationwide. https://www.facebook.com/gbcghana/videos/310091806854479/
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Education

University of Mines and Technology gets new Vice Chancellor

The University of Mines and Technology (UMaT) Tarkwa, has appointed Professor Richard Kwesi Amankwah, as its new Vice Chancellor for a four-year term from...

COVID-19: GNAPS calls for reopening of schools

The Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS), has called on Government to re-open schools, because the closure is affecting its members. President of the...

Pressure mounts on government to re-open schools

The Ghana National Association of Private Schools (GNAPS), has asked government to re-open schools because the closure is affecting its members. President of the Association,...

GES commended for timely sanctions against marauding students

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Sub-Platform 4 (SDG4), a civil society organization, has commended the Ghana Education Service (GES) for the timely sanctions against...

Technology

US announces spectrum auction to fuel 5G growth

The Trump administration on Monday unveiled plans to auction off 100 megahertz of midband spectrum previously dedicated to military purposes for commercial use starting...

Google turns Android phones into earthquake sensors

Google’s Android phones on Tuesday started detecting earthquakes around the world to provide data that could eventually give billions of users precious seconds of...

Apple boss Tim Cook joins the billionaires club

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has moved into the billionaire club as the tech firm's share price continues to soar. Apple's market value has been...

Toshiba is officially out of the laptop business

Toshiba quietly exited the laptop business once and for all last week, ending a 35-year run by transferring its remaining minority stake in its...

Sports News

Travel & Tour

Akufo-Addo: Sunyani Airport Runway Extension project will be completed by September 2020

President Akufo-Addo has given the assurance that ongoing works on the Sunyani Airport Runway extension will be completed by the end of September 2020. The...

MTTD receives 400 reflective vests from Street Sense

The Motto Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service has received 400 pieces of branded reflective vests from Street Sense Organisation...

€523m approved for railways, Takoradi Port-Huni Valley line to benefit

Parliament has approved a €523-million credit facility agreement between the government and the German Development Bank, Deutsche Bank, to finance the construction of sections...

Fire guts slum community in Shiashie

Fire has gutted over 100 wooden and metal structures used as dwellings and commercial purposes by some residents of Shiashie, a slum community near...

EPA scale up efforts to license LPG Pump Attendants

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has scaled up efforts to license Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Pump Attendants as part of a broader process to...

Bright Akwetey injects dynamism into CPP Flagbearer contest

An Accra-based legal practitioner and a leading member of the Convention Peoples Party (CPP), Mr Bright Oblitei Akwetey, said he would match the flagbearers...

NDC Klottey Korle Office inaugurates campaign team

The Klottey Korle Constituency Office of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has inaugurated a 32-member campaign team for the December 7 general election. Mr Ade...

Africa

Coronavirus: South Africa crime rate plummets during lockdown

Crime in South Africa dropped by up to 40% during the first three months of its lockdown, official figures show. The police minister said most...

African countries to begin coronavirus antibody testing

Seven African countries will begin administering coronavirus antibody tests next week, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has said. The testing is part...

José Filomeno dos Santos: Son of Angola’s ex-leader jailed for five years

The son of Angola's former president has been jailed for five years for fraud from when he was head of the oil-rich country's Sovereign...

One hundred tests a week in Gambian capital

Up to 100 people are to be tested for coronavirus each week in The Gambia's capital city, Banjul. Mayor Rohey Lowe said the tests will...