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Denying Local communities right to choose MMDCEs not healthy- CDD

Executive Director of the Centre for Democratic Governance (CDD), Professor Kwasi Prempeh, has called for reforms in the Local Governance system for accelerated development. He...

One on One with Rev. Lemuel Quarshie Martey, 2012 National Best Farmer

By Rachel Kakraba. The desire of many to live in bigger cities, especially the capital Accra, has seen arable lands in the Region give way...

Ghana honours farmers and fishers

By Rachel Kakraba. Hundreds of farmers and Fishers are being honoured across Ghana, on Friday, November 3, 2021, as part of the 37th edition of...

NMC expresses disappointment at unprofessionalism by some Media Managers

By Yvonne Atilego. The National Media Commission, NMC, says it is disappointed in what it refers to as unprofessionalism on the part of Managers of...

Politics

20-Member Bipartisan Committee to deliberate on Parliamentary 2022 Budget impasse

By Bubu Klino go & Yvonne Atilego. No Parliamentary business took place on the floor Thursday, December 2, 2021, as the House was adjourned immediately...
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Professor Opoku-Agyemang visits inmates of Leli Dabari Camp in Gushegu

By Murtala Issah. Running Mate for the NDC in the 2020 elections, Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang has called for the creation of a fair society...

Budget 2022: ”Democracy is not a machine that approves everything – Mahama Ayariga

By Godfred Zina On Thursday, December 2, 2022, the Member of Parliament for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga, stated on the GTV Breakfast Show that democracy...

Parliament adjourns without public business

By Edzorna Francis Mensah Parliament on 2nd December, 2021 has adjourned sitting without public business. The House has been adjourned to Tuesday, 7th December 2021 when...

We need the voice of Decency- Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu

By Benedicta Konadu. Spokesperson for the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu has stated that, that there is a need for a non-partisan voice of...

General News

One on One with Rev. Lemuel Quarshie Martey, 2012 National Best Farmer

By Rachel Kakraba. The desire of many to live in bigger cities, especially the capital Accra, has seen arable lands in the Region give way...

NMC expresses disappointment at unprofessionalism by some Media Managers

By Yvonne Atilego. The National Media Commission, NMC, says it is disappointed in what it refers to as unprofessionalism on the part of Managers of...

Unfortunate comments by Captain Smart- GIBA

By Yvonne Atilego. The Ghana Independent Broadcasters’ Association, GIBA has described as unfortunate, comments by Morning Show Host Captain Smart which called for “insurrection against...

20-Member Bipartisan Committee to deliberate on Parliamentary 2022 Budget impasse

By Bubu Klino go & Yvonne Atilego. No Parliamentary business took place on the floor Thursday, December 2, 2021, as the House was adjourned immediately...

Latest News

Denying Local communities right to choose MMDCEs not healthy- CDD

Executive Director of the Centre for Democratic Governance (CDD), Professor Kwasi Prempeh, has called for reforms in the Local...

One on One with Rev. Lemuel Quarshie Martey, 2012 National Best Farmer

By Rachel Kakraba. The desire of many to live in bigger cities, especially the capital Accra, has seen arable lands...

Ghana honours farmers and fishers

By Rachel Kakraba. Hundreds of farmers and Fishers are being honoured across Ghana, on Friday, November 3, 2021, as part...

NMC expresses disappointment at unprofessionalism by some Media Managers

By Yvonne Atilego. The National Media Commission, NMC, says it is disappointed in what it refers to as unprofessionalism on...

Unfortunate comments by Captain Smart- GIBA

By Yvonne Atilego. The Ghana Independent Broadcasters’ Association, GIBA has described as unfortunate, comments by Morning Show Host Captain Smart...

Features

Ghana honours farmers and fishers

By Rachel Kakraba. Hundreds of farmers and Fishers are being honoured across Ghana, on Friday, November 3, 2021, as part of the 37th edition of...

Christmas Fever galore!

By Hannah Dadzie and Jennifer Tetteh Traders in some markets in the capital have started displaying Christmas paraphernalia as they have modified their business strategy...

Day One – MTN GHANA Brightened my World

By: Rebekah Awuah rebekahawuah@gmail.com   I was pretty young but enthusiastic, innovative and inquisitive. As a young girl of school going age, and the last of five,...

Business News

CSIR develops new superior quality tomatoes

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu. The Crops Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, CSIR, has developed two new varieties of tomatoes with superior...

President Akufo-Addo inaugurates 13-million-dollar Cocoa Processing Plant expansion for Cargill

By Bright Ntramah. President Akufo-Addo has assured investors of financial and other incentives to enable their businesses to thrive. He said the government will provide...

TUC Secretary General, Dr. Baah advocates fairness in taxation

By Bright Kofi Agamah. The presentation, debate and approval of the 2022 Budget had seen dramatic scenes, before the Minority voted against it on Friday,...

”E-Levy: Additional indirect taxes”- Kingsley Martey, Senior Economist, Databank

By Edmond Tetteh. Even before it takes off, the proposal by the government to raise enough revenue through the introduction of tax on ‘momo transactions’...

Eastern Region: Best Place for entrepreneurship in Ghana- REF Index

By Bubu Klinogo. The first ever Regional Entrepreneurship Freedom - REF Index has shown that the Eastern Region is the only region moderately free for...

Tarkwa: UMaT to commence model Small Scale Mining

By Desmond Cudjoe The University of Mines and Technology, UMaT at Tarkwa has acquired land to begin a model Small Scale Mining project. Besides, serving as an...

Health News

Noguchi Institute detects 34 cases of Omicron Variant among returning travellers

By Antionette Abbah The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research says it has detected 34 cases of the Omicron Covid-19 Variant from some 120 samples...

Gushegu gets Emergency Ambulance Dispatch Center

By Murtala Issah An Emergency Dispatch Center has been inaugurated in the Gushegu Municipality of the Northern region. The center will serve as a coordination...

GHS ends Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention Exercise in Upper East

By Emmanuel Akayeti The Upper East Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has ended its fourth round of the Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention (SMC)...

Government of Ghana announces National HIV AIDS Fund to deal with scourge

By Naa Atswei Sowah President Akufo-Addo says it has become worrisome with the increasing rate of HIV/AIDS infection. He said in order to reduce the...

No Vaccine, No public activity – Ghana Health Service

Director of Health Promotion at the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Da-Costa Aboagye, has cautioned that people who do not get vaccinated by December 31,...

Dr. Titus Beyuo advocates equitable distribution of Covid-19 vaccines

By Nathaniel Nartey. General-Secretary of the Ghana Medical Association, Dr. Titus Beyuo says there is the likelihood of new strains of the Covid-19 Virus emerging...

Entertainment | Lifestyle

Barbados names Rihanna ‘National Hero’ as Island becomes Republic

By Seli Baisie   Barbadian Pop star, Robyn Rihanna Fenty, popularly known as Rihanna has been honoured by Prime Minister Mia Mottley at an event marking...

7th Edition of the Annual Black Art Street Festival gears up

By Seli Baisie The 7th Edition of the Annual Black Art Street Festival is scheduled to take place this Friday, December 3 at Tema- Community...

One on One with Rev. Lemuel Quarshie Martey, 2012 National Best Farmer

By Rachel Kakraba. The desire of many to live in bigger cities, especially the capital Accra, has seen arable lands in the Region give way...

Ghana honours farmers and fishers

By Rachel Kakraba. Hundreds of farmers and Fishers are being honoured across Ghana, on Friday, November 3, 2021, as part of the 37th edition of...

NMC expresses disappointment at unprofessionalism by some Media Managers

By Yvonne Atilego. The National Media Commission, NMC, says it is disappointed in what it refers to as unprofessionalism on the part of Managers of...

Unfortunate comments by Captain Smart- GIBA

By Yvonne Atilego. The Ghana Independent Broadcasters’ Association, GIBA has described as unfortunate, comments by Morning Show Host Captain Smart which called for “insurrection against...

Education

School Feeding Program to cover every Child in Public Primary Schools

By Bright Ntramah, Jubilee House, Accra Chief of Staff at the Office of the President, Akosua Frema Opare says the Livelihood Against Poverty, LEAP, will...

Gas Challenge: The training we gave the students helped them get this far- Dr. Amorin

By Godfred Zina The Senior Lecturer of the Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering at the University of Mines and Technology (UMaT), Dr. Richard...

GBC presents brand new laptops to Keta SHTS NSMQ Contestants

By Godfred Zina Management of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation has presented brand new HP Laptops to the Keta Senior High Technical School National Science and...

Science | Technology

Why cyberbullying should not be normalized

By Seli Baisie The use of social media is increasingly becoming a common phenomenon in this era, it has made it easier for bullies to...

Moves to make Ghana ”Technology Hub” in Africa

By Mercy Darko Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has hinted at the government's decision to establish a Technology and Innovation Park that will help deepen the...

Conference underway in Accra on how to protect critical information within Africa’s internet space

By: Gloria Anderson & Ebenezar Aryee  Ghana is hosting a four-day international cyber security conference in Accra. Known as Cyberx Africa 2021, the plan is...

Video News

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:

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:

Sport News & Updates

WPLSC: Hasaacas ladies set finals date with Ladystrikers

By: Akosua Adjei. Ghana Women's Premier League champions Hasaacas Ladies have qualified to the finals of the ongoing Super Cup after defeating familiar foes Ampem...

Sandra Owusi Ansah nominated for FIFA Puskás Award

Black Queens and former Supreme Ladies player Sandra Owusi has been nominated for this year's Puskas Award. Her goal for Supreme Ladies against Kumasi Sports...

HISTORIC: Hasaacas Ladies become first team in CAFWCL 

By: Akosua Adjei. History was written at the As Salaam Stadium in Egypt when Ghana Women's Premier League champions Hasaacas Ladies defeated Association Sports of...

Black Stars cruising to FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

The Senior National team the Black Stars on Sunday, November 14, 2021, beat South Africa 1-0 at the Cape Coast to pick the sole...

Black Stars Arrive In South Africa for November 11 Crucial World Cup Qualifier Without 4 Key Players

By Emmanuel Adu-Gyamfi Twitter: @iam_adugyamfi The senior national football team the Black Stars, have arrived in Johannesburg, for the penultimate Group G 2022 World Cup qualifying...

Former Midfielder Xavi Hernandez to become Barcelona’s new Head Coach 

By: Skysports Former Barcelona Midfielder Xavi Hernandez is set to become the club's new Head Coach after Al Sadd agreed to allow him to return...
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Travel & Tour

Toll Booth: Police attempt to instill sanity, heavy-duty trucks park indiscriminately

By Nathaniel Nartey The Police stationed at the Accra-Tema Motorway have taken steps to tackle speeding at the Toll Booth, since the collection was halted. These...

Somaya: Kloyosikplemi Festival marked with calls for unity

By Michael Kofi Kenetey The Chiefs and people of Yilo Krobo Traditional Area in the Eastern Region, have celebrated their annual Kloyosikplemi festival at Somanya....

Africa

Saif Gaddafi gets thumbs-up to run for Libya’s Presidential Elections

Source: Aljazeera. Son of Libya’s longtime ruler Muammar Gaddafi, Saif Gaddafi has been given the go-ahead to run in the country’s upcoming presidential election a...

Former President John Mahama heads Election Observer Mission to The Gambia

Former President John Mahama met with President Adama Barrow of the Gambia on Wednesday, December 2, 2021, as part of a pre-election Assessment Meeting,...

Commentary

Spotlight on Refugees in Ghana

By Fred Boasiako Antwi a Social Commentator It is not out of place to extend a helping hand to a person or group of people...

2021 NSMQ: Splendid Performance KETASCO!

By Ernest Obeng-Anim Last Friday, November 26, 2021 Keta Senior High School made history when for the first time it faced Prempeh College and Presbyterian...

Escalating conflict in Ethiopia, a worry to Africa

By Raymond Tuvi New Commentary on Escalating Conflict in Ethiopia Secured with scores of lions and guided swarms of bees fighting alongside its imperial forces...

Speeches | Lectures

FULL TEXT: Finance Minister presents 2022 Budget Statement

In accordance with Article 179 of the 1992 Constitution and Section 21 (3) of the Public Financial Management Act, 2016, (Act 921), the Minister...

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

National Statement By The President Of The Republic Of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, at The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference(COP 26), In...

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...

Research | Discovery

2021 WHO Report on Climate Change shows extremities

By Joyce Gyekye The 2021 WHO Report on Climate Change and Health, says this year experienced more extreme heats, floods, droughts, wildfires and hurricanes than...

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...

World News